Mr. Liker is a managing director and co-portfolio manager of Oaktree’s Real Estate Opportunities strategy and leads the Real Estate team in New York. He is a member of the real estate leadership team and serves on both the real estate investment committee and the real estate credit committee. Mr. Liker is involved in the capital raising, management and investment of Oaktree’s real estate opportunities strategy and predominantly focuses on investment opportunities in the eastern half of the U.S. as well as corporate real estate-related platforms and companies nationally. Prior to joining Oaktree in 2008, Mr. Liker was an executive director with J.P. Morgan Securities’ Real Estate, Lodging & Gaming Investment Banking group in New York and London. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan, he spent four years at ABN AMRO in Chicago and Singapore. Mr. Liker received a B.S.B.A. degree from the John M. Olin School of Business at Washington University and an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. Mr. Liker is currently a member of the Executive Board of Florida State University’s Real Estate Center and was formerly a member of the M.B.A. Advisory Council at the Tuck School of Business and of the Advisory Board for the University of Miami’s Master of Real Estate and Development + Urbanism program.