Jeff Silver brings over 10 years of experience to G4 with an extensive background in portfolio accounting and operations, specifically within the credit and real estate lending space.
Prior to joining G4, Mr. Silver was a Vice President and Controller of the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) platform for Benefit Street Partners, a $12 billion multi-strategy credit manager focused on commercial real estate, structured credit, direct lending and levered loans. At Benefit Street Partners, Mr. Silver was responsible for the accounting, operations, financial reporting and compliance functions of the CRE funds. In addition, Mr. Silver developed financial forecasts used to assist management to manage growth and strategic initiatives. Prior to joining Benefit Street Partners, Mr. Silver was the controller of Atalaya Capital Management, where he was responsible for the accounting and financial reporting functions of several credit hedge and private equity funds. Having been with Atalaya since its inception, Mr. Silver built out the internal controls and accounting infrastructure and established valuation and accounting policies. Mr. Silver began his career as an auditor in the investment management services group of PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he performed audits for hedge funds and private equity funds.
Mr. Silver received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Master of Accounting from the University of Michigan. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of New York.