Renee Lewis is a Principal and Managing Partner of Bloomfield Capital, joining the firm through its merger with VAR Capital Advisors, a boutique real estate diligence andadvisory firmin2017.Prior to forming VAR,Renee was a Principal and Managing Director at Hudson Realty Capital LLC for nearly 10 years. Her roles included head of due diligence and head of asset management where she improved operational functions for the firm’s debt and equity portfolio valued at more than $2 billion. She also spearheaded distressed debt acquisitions where she oversaw the sourcing, diligence and purchase of loan portfolios including over 1,000 assets with UPB of nearly $900MM. A graduate of Duke University with a B.A. degree, Ms. Lewis is an acknowledged industry leader and has twice been named a “Woman of Influence” by Real Estate New York.