ATLANTA (Dec. 18, 2023) – Peachtree Group, a diversified commercial real estate investment firm, has named Sameer Nair as senior vice president of equity asset management. In this role, he will oversee and implement asset oversight to Peachtree’s real estate portfolio and preferred equity investments.
As an experienced asset manager with development and transactional experience, Nair brings unique experiences and capabilities to the firm. His insight and expertise in navigating the real estate landscape, coupled with a successful track record overseeing complete investment lifecycles positions him as valuable contributor in Peachtree Group's growth strategy.
“Over the past decade, Sameer has been instrumental in the growth of some of the most respected companies in the hospitality industry,” said Brian Waldman, Peachtree Group’s CIO. “He has led multiple acquisition, development and investment efforts throughout the country, which gives him a deeper perspective of the industry and market.”
With more than a decade of hospitality experience, Nair most recently was senior vice president of acquisitions and development for Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG), where he sourced equity, debt and third-party management opportunities, growing the company’s hotel portfolio. Prior positions included Nair serving as vice president of investments and capital markets for Kolter Hospitality, where he oversaw more than $600 million in transaction volume across hotel investment and debt restructuring. He also held a similar position at Banyan Investment Group as vice president of hotel investments, closing more than $125 million in transaction volume, among others.
Nair received his Bachelor of Science in Hotel Administration from the Nolan Hotel School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University. He is a Cornell Hotel Society member and an active member of the Urban Land Institute and the Arthritis Foundation.
About Peachtree Group
Peachtree Group is an investment firm driving growth with a diverse portfolio of commercial real estate assets and other ventures. The company has executed hundreds of investments since its inception, focusing on real estate acquisition, development and lending valued at more than $9.3 billion in total market capitalization. Today, Peachtree manages over $2.5 billion in equity, augmented by services designed to protect, support and grow its investments. For more information, visit www.peachtreegroup.com.