Michael Wachs is the Founder and Principal of Linden Lane Capital Partners, LLC, which specializes in real estate related investment, development and advisory services. Linden Lane focuses on the Mid-Atlantic region with Philadelphia as its base. He has acquired, developed, managed and raised equity and debt for more than $500 Million worth of real estate projects spanning the multifamily, retail, industrial, office, hospitality and land development sectors.
Prior to forming Linden Lane, Mr. Wachs co-founded Spring Mill Capital Management, LLC, and was President and Chief Operating Officer of AMC Delancey Group, Inc. In addition, Mr. Wachs brings a diverse finance background in banking, having worked for First Union Bank and its predecessors in various capacities and departments including Real Estate Asset Recovery, Derivatives Group, Specialized Lending, and as a Senior Credit Officer.
Mr. Wachs is actively involved in many real estate industry groups, including ICSC, ULI and NAIOP, where he serves on the Philadelphia Board and is a member of the National Board of Trustees. Mr. Wachs also serves as a Trustee of certain mutual funds affiliated with ProFunds Group, the largest provider of short and magnified exposure indexed funds with over $30 billion in assets in more than 200 funds.
Mr. Wachs earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from George Washington University and a Masters in Business Administration from Drexel University.