Thomas V. Pedulla
Tom Pedulla, is responsible for developing, driving and executing the firm’s expanding real estate investments and services.
Tom joined Gordon Brothers following 28 years at Sun Life Financial, where he grew the firm’s real estate capabilities as both lender and equity investor. With oversight of annual mortgage production volume of $2 billion and annual equity transaction volume of $800 million at Sun Life, Tom ensured the asset quality of new investments using his background both as a high-level real estate investor and an on-the-ground direct lender. Most recently at Sun Life, Tom was Managing Partner, Portfolio Management at BentallGreenOak (a company formed from Sun Life’s acquisition of Bentall Kennedy in 2015, followed by the merger of Bentall Kennedy and GreenOak Real Estate in 2019). In this post, Tom was portfolio manager for the Sun Life account, a $20 billion portfolio including real estate equity and direct mortgages, where he led the Mortgage team, developed the investment strategy, approved new investments and monitored existing holdings.
Tom holds a BS in Hotel Administration from Cornell University, and an MBA from Babson College. Tom is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Massachusetts and is designated as a Counselor of Real Estate. Additionally, he is a long-standing member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, the NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Mortgage Bankers Association, and the Real Estate Investment Advisory Council.