Our seasoned management team averages over 25 years of experience and has led iStar through several business cycles. Every iStar deal has their personal involvement.


Executive Management

Jay Sugarman
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Nina B. Matis
Chief Investment Officer & Chief Legal Officer
Geoffrey G. Jervis
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Elisha Blechner
Executive Vice President, Head of Portfolio Management
Chase S. Curtis, Jr.
Executive Vice President, Credit
Karl Frey
Executive Vice President, Land & Development
Barclay G. Jones III
Executive Vice President, Investments

Board of Directors

Jay Sugarman
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Robin Josephs
Lead Director, iStar Inc.
Clifford De Souza
Director, iStar Inc.
Robert W. Holman, Jr.
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, National Warehouse Investment Company
Dale Anne Reiss
Senior Consultant, Global Real Estate Center, Global & Americas Director of Real Estate, Ernst & Young, LLP (Retired)
Barry W. Ridings
Vice Chairman of US Investment Banking Lazard Frères & Co. LLC