Boyd W. Fellows is a founder and Managing Partner at ACORE Capital, LP, one of the largest credit managers singularly focused on commercial real estate lending, with approximately $20 billion of assets under management. For the past 3 years, ACORE Capital has ranked in the top 20 of The Real Estate Debt 50, PERE’s ranking of the world’s largest real estate debt fund managers.
Through their offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, San Francisco, and Dallas, ACORE originates, acquires and manages first mortgages, B-notes, mezzanine debt and preferred equity throughout the United States. Since inception in 2015, ACORE has closed over $35 billion in more than 453 transactions.
Mr. Fellows has over 35 years of experience in leadership roles in the commercial real estate finance industry and capital markets. Prior to ACORE, Mr. Fellows held C-Suite leadership roles with multiple companies: President and board member at Starwood Property Trust, a founder at Countrywide Commercial Real Estate Finance, President at Coastal Capital Partners, CEO and board member at Scudder Weisel Capital, and Co-CEO at Nomura. Mr. Fellows began his career at Bank of America as a derivative securities and currency trader in the United States, Europe and Asia.
The Commercial Observer has honored Mr. Fellows in their annual listing ‘The 50 Most Important Figures of Commercial Real Estate Finance’, ranking him in the top 15 for the past 6 years.
Mr. Fellows received a B.S.B.A. degree in Economics from the University of Missouri Honors College and a M.B.A. degree from the University of Oregon.