David Persky is a managing director in the firm’s private capital team. He is a member of the Private Placements team and is head of the credit tenant loans (CTL) originations program. Mr. Persky joined TIAA in 1994 and has held various positions, including portfolio manager in the lease finance group and associate in the securities division. Mr. Persky has 31 years of industry experience. Prior to joining TIAA, Mr. Persky worked at Citibank in middle market lending and at European American Bank in national accounts. Mr. Persky earned a B.A. in government and economics from Hamilton College and an M.B.A. in finance from New York University.