Managing Partner, Capital

As Managing Partner of Tributary Capital, Jake Meilach offers more than 15 years of experience in commercial real estate and capital markets, ranging from acquisitions, development and asset management to capital structuring, loan origination and portfolio management. Leading the firm’s capital advisory team, Jake sources financing options for clients to acquire, develop and refinance properties.

Prior to joining Tributary, Jake served as Vice President of Finance for a privately held Denver-based real estate investment/development firm with a national portfolio of ~$1.4 billion in real estate assets under management. Jake was the lead for all capital markets implementation, strategy and management for the company and was involved in over $500 million of real estate financings during his tenure. He was also a member of the firm’s investment committee and managed all lender communications, reporting and compliance.

Jake’s experience also includes serving as Vice President at RBS Citizens Bank (Citizens Financial Group) in their Institutional Commercial Real Estate department as well as Managing Director at PrivateBank (CIBC) in commercial real estate and credit risk management. As a lender, Jake has underwritten, originated and managed commercial loan portfolios exceeding $5 billion over the course of his career.

Jake has lived in Denver since 2016. A Chicago native, he received a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Illinois – College of Business. He enjoys spending time with his wife, son and golden retriever outdoors, including golfing, skiing, snowboarding and hiking.