Tim Leaycraft,

Head of Investment Governance & Operations, Americas

Tim Leaycraft

Timothy oversees the TH Real Estate Americas investment process and chairs TH Real Estate Americas’ Investment Committee. His original tenure with the firm spanned 24 years, and included real estate underwriting, structuring, workouts and valuation, and he was responsible for over $11bn of investments. Prior to leaving the firm in 2008, Tim was a Managing Director, co-heading the Institutional Markets team, responsible for underwriting large, complex commercial mortgages, as well as for all structured commercial mortgage lending, including roughly $2.5bn of subordinate debt transactions.


Prior to re-joining in late 2015, Tim was a senior member of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ Structured Securities Group, where he directed the NAIC’s pioneering CMBS modelling project, which replaced agency ratings in determining risk-based capital for insurance companies’ $155bn CMBS holdings. In addition to articulating the methodology and results to the insurance industry, he advised regulators on commercial real estate market conditions.


Tim is a graduate of Vassar College with a major in History, and subsequently completed New York University’s diploma program in Real Estate.

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