Tommy DeMint helps lead the investment sales team working with public, private and institutional clients on the disposition and acquisition of income properties primarily in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic. In addition, Tommy works on strategic fundraising projects for the firm.
Tommy has nearly 20-years of experience in capital markets and principal investing roles focused on corporate and commercial real estate transactions. He began his career in Charlotte, North Carolina with Banc of America Securities working in leveraged finance and real estate capital markets. He later was a Vice President at Wachovia Securities where his team was responsible for financing private equity-backed acquisitions of middle market companies.
Tommy returned to Greenville in 2011 to help manage the commercial real estate and public equities investment portfolio for a South Carolina family office with $100mm in assets. Most recently, Tommy was Head of Capital Markets for a $13bn regional bank with primary responsibility for loan syndications and interest rate derivatives related to investor-backed commercial real estate and corporate transactions.
Born in Greenville, South Carolina, Tommy earned a degree in Finance and Real Estate from the University of South Carolina, Honors College. He later earned his M.B.A from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. Outside of work, Tommy spends the majority of his time trying to keep up with his three boys.