NEW YORK , June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Apollo Real Estate Advisors L.P., one of the most active real estate investors in the U.S. and internationally, has announced several executive appointments. Robert Gigliotti, William McCahill and Steven Wolf have joined the firm as partners in New York. Apollo previously announced that Dean Pentikis, a partner formerly based in New York, has been appointed head of Apollo's Los Angeles office.
Gigliotti, who joined Apollo as a partner after 20 years in the real estate group at GE Asset Management, is focusing on acquisitions for Apollo's domestic opportunity and value-added funds. McCahill, a former Bank of America and Chase Manhattan Bank executive, is a partner concentrating on real estate mezzanine and other debt investments.
Most recently, McCahill was a real estate consultant in New York City advising clients on real estate finance. From 1993 until 2005, he was an executive vice president and senior lending officer at Bank of America and its predecessor Fleet Bank, responsible for a $12 billion real estate loan portfolio. McCahill spent the previous 18 years at Chase Manhattan Bank, where he was senior vice president and New York regional executive managing real estate lending operations. He earned a master's degree in business administration from Fordham University and a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Notre Dame.