Mathew Kirschner, CFA, Vice President, is a portfolio manager and a U.S. real estate securities research analyst covering the hotel, gaming and shopping center sectors and serves as the hotel sector captain for the global team. He has 17 years of investment experience. Prior to joining the firm in 2004, Mr. Kirschner was a product research and development analyst at AllianceBernstein for three years.

Mr. Kirschner has a BA from Emory University and an MBA from New York University Stern School of Business, with a concentration in Finance and Accounting. He is based in New York.