Global Conference 2010
Executive Managing Director and Global Head of Investment Banking, Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.
Steven Kantor is an Executive Managing Director of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. and Global Head of Investment Banking. During his career, Kantor has raised more than $40 billion for REITs and other real estate companies and has overseen the origination of more than $300 billion in commercial mortgage loans. Before joining Cantor Fitzgerald, Kantor was a managing director of Credit Suisse based in New York. Kantor joined Credit Suisse First Boston in 2000, when it merged with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where he was a managing director and head of investment banking, finance and origination groups within real estate. Prior to DLJ, Kantor was at Paine Webber, where he was a managing director in the investment banking division with responsibility for the real estate business. Kantor also worked in Drexel Burnham Lambert's corporate finance division. He received a bachelor's degree from Syracuse University and a J.D. from American University in Washington, D.C.