Vanke US

Michael Ridloff

Michael Ridloff is the Director of Investments for Vanke US, a trusted partner to American real estate developers providing financial and intellectual capital to both residential and commercial projects.

As the Director of Investments, Michael has overseen the acquisition efforts of Vanke US since the operation’s inception in 2013. Vanke currently has major projects in San Francisco, New York and Seattle. Its parent company, China Vanke, is one of the world’s largest real estate developers and is #356 on the Fortune Global 500.

Prior to joining Vanke US, Michael worked on the acquisitions teams of Lane Capital Partners and Madison Capital, where he originated, analyzed and executed core plus, value-add and opportunistic real estate investments, distressed loan acquisitions and commercial joint ventures in major US markets across all property types. Previously, Michael served as an acquisitions officer at DTZ Real Estate Investors and a loan originator at Eurohypo AG after beginning his career on Wall Street at Bear, Stearns & Co. and BlackRock, Inc.  Michael holds an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School.