Mr. Soffer has a diverse background with both global private and public real estate investment and management experience. In 2016 founded and controls TopMed Realty, a private equity group focused on healthcare real estate properties, primarily medical office buildings located in growing, high barrier to entry markets and affiliation with the best in class medical tenants, hospital systems and medical universities.
From 1997 till 2015, Mr. Soffer served in a number of senior positions at GazitGlobe, Ltd. (NYSE: GZT), a $20 billion global real estate investment platform, most recently as President. Key highlights:
- Mr. Soffer led numerous transactions in healthcare real estate, retail (grocery anchored and mall) and M&A transactions in excess value of $10 billion.
- In 2002, he was promoted to President and CEO of Gazit-Group USA at the age of 31, where he founded and managed Royal Senior Care and ProMed Properties, Gazit-Globe’s healthcare real estate private platforms in the U.S. The healthcare platform would end up acquiring and managing properties valued at approximately $0.9 billion.
- In 2009 Mr. Soffer was promoted to President of Gazit-Globe, and also served as executive Chairman of ProMed Properties and Royal Senior Care and a director at Atrium (VIE: ATRS) as well as other subsidiaries of the company.
- In 2011, he led Gazit-Globe’s U.S. IPO and listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and subsequent listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.