Brad Schlafer is a Real Estate Analyst at Essex Financial Group. Brad’s responsibilities include underwriting debt and equity transactions, marketing, and assisting in loan closings. Prior to joining Essex, Brad worked as a Pricing Analyst on the North America Financial Planning & Analysis team for Gate Gourmet, the leading global provider of airline catering and provisioning services. His work included conducting cost analyses for all requests for proposal in Gate Gourmet’s U.S. operations along with developing profit and loss statements to benchmark new business. Brad holds a Master of Business Administration in Real Estate from the University of Denver and a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs and Economics from The George Washington University.