Mr. Kunkel is a managing director with CarVal Investors. He is responsible for acquisitions and management of debt and equity investments in commercial real estate properties throughout the U.S. Previously, he worked in CarVal’s portfolio management group, focusing on acquisitions and work outs across the global real estate portfolio. He also previously managed investments in commercial loan portfolios in the U.S. and Africa. Prior to joining CarVal in 2006, Mr. Kunkel was a venture capital investor with Technology Venture Partners in Boston. He received his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a Finance B.S.B. with honors from the University of Minnesota. In addition, Mr. Kunkel holds CFA Charterholder and CPA designations.