David Hochfelder is a well-seasoned finance professional currently serving as the Executive Vide President and Head of Acquisitions for New York City-based real estate firm Naftali Group LLC.

Prior to his work at Naftali, David worked as the Head of Acquisitions at RFR Holding from 2011 to 2016. His work here included underwriting, handling, and executing over $2 billion worth of commercial real estate transactions in the form of credit investments and property acquisitions.

Before working at RFR Holding, David held the position of financial analyst for the real estate private equity fund The City Investment Fund for which he executed the underwriting for the fund’s acquisitions.

David Hochfelder graduated from UPenn cum laude with a B.A. in Philosophy. He then went on to earn his MBA from Columbia Business School and his Master’s of Science from New York University.

David’s Professional Life:

In his professional life, David Hochfelder has developed a comprehensive business acumen in real estate investing. He has held roles in lending, real estate private equity, and direct property investing and development.

A resident of New York City, David was an integral figure in the completion of numerous projects that helped transform local neighborhoods, such as:

281 Park Avenue South
11 Bond Street
Dumbo Heights