HFF announced today that it has hired Bob Tonnessen as a director focused on debt and equity placement transactions in its New York office.
Mr. Tonnessen joins HFF from Newmark Knight Frank where he was a director in their capital markets group where he helped execute and underwrite $10+ billion in financings in 2018. He has a wide range of experience in the industry financing all asset classes across the country and has held positions at LoanCore Capital and GE Capital Real Estate. Mr. Tonnessen graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance and Marketing from Rochester Institute of Technology where he garnered Academic All-American honors in lacrosse.
“HFF is always looking to strategically grow the New York City office with individuals that are a cultural fit and that share in our passion of being the most trusted real estate capital markets advisor in the industry,” said Michael Gigliotti, senior managing director and co-head of HFF New York. “Bob is an example of such a person, and we are pleased to have him as a part of the team.”