John Linger

Managing Director

Mr. Linger is a Managing Director of Cherokee and responsible for business development. Mr. Linger rejoined Cherokee in 2015 having previously worked at Cherokee during the period of 1997 through 2007. Prior to rejoining Cherokee, Mr. Linger was a Senior Principal with Square Mile Capital Management LLC, where he was head of business development and investor relations. Previously, Mr. Linger was a Managing Director of Lehman Brothers Inc. in its Real Estate Private Equity Group where he was responsible for raising capital for Lehman sponsored funds. Prior to initially joining Cherokee in 1997, Mr. Linger was a founding Partner of Atlantic-Pacific Capital, Inc., an investment banking firm focused on raising capital for alternative investment funds. Prior thereto, he was a Principal of Benedetto Gartland & Greene, Inc. Mr. Linger holds a BA from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Columbia Business School.