• Directed Capital: Non-Conventional Approach to Solving Commercial Real Estate Lending and Investing

    Directed Capital is an opportunistic real estate finance firm that strategically acquires, originates, manages and repositions commercial loans. The firm develops practical, effective loan workout solutions to help borrowers re-access traditional financing channels and provide investors with superior returns uncorrelated with the market. Directed Capital Advisors, LLC is a SEC Registered Investment Advisor (RIA).

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Nick W. Griffin
Managing Director, Capital Formation

Nick W. Griffin
Managing Director 
Capital Formation

Mr. Griffin manages the capital formation activities at Directed Capital. His primary focus is to lead the firm’s efforts in securing debt and raising equity capital from institutions, partners and investors, to develop financing strategies, and to manage investor relationships.

Prior to joining Directed Capital in 2010, Mr. Griffin served as the Chief Financial Officer for Arx Holding Corp., the parent of a large multi-state insurance company with over $600 million in revenues.  Prior to that, Mr. Griffin was the Chief Financial Officer of United Insurance Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq: UIHC), the parent of a Florida based insurance company, where he worked for over 10 years.

Mr. Griffin has experience with the capital markets as well as significant experience with financial modeling and risk management.  Mr. Griffin received a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Florida, an M.B.A. from Stetson University and a Juris Doctorate from Stetson College of Law.