Lee Purcell is a Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Investor Relations. Prior to joining MARK, Lee lead real estate fundraising at The Carlyle Group as a Managing Director and Partner within the Investor Relations team. Previously, Lee worked as a placement agent for over 10 years as a Managing Director and founding member of the Real Estate Capital Advisory Group at Greenhill & Co. and as a Director at Credit Suisse. He has broader real estate experience as a member of Deutsche Bank’s Real Estate Investment Banking Group. Lee started his career in finance working as a Financial Consultant at Stern Stewart & Co. and he holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University as well as a BS from the University of Virginia. Lee is based in New York.