William Cavagnaro

William Cavagnaro

Senior Managing Director, Capital Markets

Career summary
William J. Cavagnaro is both a member of the Real Estate Investment Banking (REIB) practice which is part of the JLL Capital Markets Group and the firm’s Broker Dealer, JLL Securities, LLC.

Bill has more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience primarily focused on capital markets debt transaction origination, structuring and placement.   As senior managing director, Bill focuses on providing structured capital market financing solutions for single tenanted properties. 

These include the financing of net lease properties for investor clients, sale leasebacks and build to suit opportunities primarily utilizing Credit Tenant Lease (CTL) financing structures that will be placed through the firm’s Broker Dealer.   Years of experience
30+ years   Experience
Prior to joining JLL Bill was Managing Director of both Regions Bank and the firm’s Broker Dealer, Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc. where he organized and managed the firm’s Real Estate Structured Finance Group. 

In that role, Bill was responsible for leading the firm’s entry into the origination and placement of real estate private placements which included CTL and Military Housing Privatization bonds.

Bill has owned and managed several successful boutique investment banking firms and was responsible for in excess of $9 Billion in financings.  Bill has extensive experience in originating, structuring and managing complex structured finance transaction in real estate and other asset classes.   Education
Masters of Business Science – Adelphi University

Bachelor of Science – Long Island University
Securities Licenses: 7,63,24,79,99,53,50

• Mortgage Bankers Association of America
• International Council of Shopping Centers