Nicholas Hecker is an Executive Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Sculptor Real Estate, where he is involved in all aspects of Sculptor Real Estate’s business, including acquisitions, asset management and fundraising. Throughout his tenure at Sculptor Real Estate, Mr. Hecker has worked on complex equity and debt investments, completing investments across nine different real estate asset classes. Mr. Hecker focuses on both traditional real estate sectors, and certain niche asset classes, including developing Sculptor Real Estate’s gaming, resort and cell towers strategies.
Prior to joining Sculptor Real Estate in 2006, Mr. Hecker was a member of the Real Estate Group of the Investment Banking Division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. Prior to that, Mr. Hecker practiced corporate and securities law at Sullivan & Cromwell.
Mr. Hecker graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School where he received a Juris Doctor and graduated phi beta kappa and magna cum laude from Brown University where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science.