Nick Ito

Managing Director, Origination

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Nick Ito is a Managing Director within the Americas Credit team at CBRE Investment Management, with responsibility for origination and execution of debt investments.

Prior to joining CBRE Investment Management in 2021, Nick spent 15 years at MetLife, where he served as Head of Commercial Mortgages and Head of West Coast Debt Fund Originations in their Los Angeles office. During his tenure at MetLife, Nick structured and closed $7 billion of balance sheet loans for the firm’s open-end debt fund and general account, across all major asset classes.

Nick  began his career in 2005 when he served two years as a Valuation Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte.

Nick earned a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Real Estate Development degree from the University of Southern California.