CFO / Partner
Greg MacDiarmid

Greg leads Schnitzer West's capitalization efforts and directs the company’s finance activities. He partners with the investment teams to source investment capital via joint venture partnerships and debt and takes the lead on negotiating and closing loans and the investment sale process.

Greg joined Schnitzer West in 2000.  Prior to that, he was CFO for Birtcher Real Estate Group in Southern California, where he directed the procurement of debt and equity capital both for real property acquisitions and general working capital. He also served as vice president/asset manager at First Interstate Bank in Los Angeles.  During his time in real estate, Greg has sourced more than $6.3 billion of debt and equity, sold $2.9 billion of real estate and restructured more than $3.3 billion of debt and equity. 

Greg earned his M.B.A. in Finance from the Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. from UCLA in Communication Studies.