Lawrence Raiman is the Managing Principal, CIO and Portfolio Manager of LDR Capital Management. LDR Capital Management manages the LDR Preferred Income Fund on behalf of accredited investors and qualified purchasers. Before founding LDR Capital Management, Mr. Raiman was a Managing Director and REIT Research Analyst at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette/Credit Suisse Group for over 15 years. Also, during his tenure at Credit Suisse, Mr. Raiman ran the firm’s Global Real Estate Securities business, with a team including 11 professionals located in New York, Zurich, and Sydney. At its peak, Mr. Raiman’s Global Real Estate Securities business managed $2.6 billion on behalf of investors. Mr. Raiman earned his MBA from Columbia Business School in 1989 and his Bachelor’s of Science degree majoring in accounting from Pennsylvania State University in 1982. Mr. Raiman is also a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Raiman has expertise in all aspects of portfolio management, securities analysis, and institutional marketing. Mr. Raiman previously served on the Board of Trustees of Liberty Property Trust. Mr. Raiman also served as an adjunct professor at Columbia Business School, teaching Introductory Real Estate Finance to students. Mr. Raiman is a member of NAREIT. Mr. Raiman is a member of Penn State’s President’s Club, the Mount Nittany Society, and Golden Lion Traditional Society, as well as a lifetime member of Penn State’s Alumni Association.