2016 Young Leader of the Year Award Winner
Ben Gerber, Vice President of Finance
This year’s Young Leader of the Year for our annual ULI Vision Awards will recognize Ben Gerber of Related Group. Since joining Related Group as vice president of finance in 2003, Ben Gerber has been responsible for the restructuring of project and land financing totaling over $1.8 billion and has coordinated the closing of over $2.5 billion in commercial real estate loans. Ben is also in charge of the origination and management of A&D loans as well end loan mortgage operations for Related Group.
Ben began his career with Related Group as a financial analyst, in charge of performing asset management functions for a 3,000-unit rental portfolio and creating financial models to evaluate future investment opportunities for the company.
Ben currently volunteers with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami-Dade where he serves as a mentor to teenage inner-city youth and is an active participant of the Urban Land Institute, Greater Miami Jewish Federation, United Way, and the Dolphins Cycling Challenge. He was also featured on the 2014 South Florida Business Journal 40 under 40 list.
Join us in celebrating Ben as he accepts this prestigious award at the annual Vision Awards dinner event on September 22, 2016 at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami, from 5:30-8:30PM.