Abbe Franchot Borok was named managing director and head of U.S. debt at BentallGreenOak.
The position is new, a spokeswoman said in an email. Effective May 17, Ms. Borok leads the management and business development activities for the real estate manager's U.S. debt business, including management of core, core-plus and high-yield debt strategies. Based in New York, she reports to Jim Blakemore, managing director and global head of debt at BentallGreenOak.
Ms. Borok was previously managing director and head of CRE and debt strategies at The Amherst Group. Officials there could not be immediately reached for further information.
As of April 1, BentallGreenOak had $62 billion in assets under management.