David Colangelo is a member of Barings Alternative Investments, a global real estate, private equity and real assets platform. Dave is a Portfolio Manager for the Real Estate team and is responsible for investment strategy, client relations and reporting for a large global debt real estate separate account and indirectly for that same client’s investment in certain Barings managed funds. Prior to his current role, he was responsible for the oversight of the firm’s U.S. commercial core mortgage platform. Dave has worked in the industry since 1984 and his experience has encompassed origination, portfolio management, distressed debt sales, workout and restructure, as well as debt and equity asset management. Prior to joining the firm in 2005, Dave managed the commercial real estate investment group of The Travelers Insurance Company with responsibility for debt portfolio management, equity management of real estate owned properties and oversight of assets held in various fund vehicles. He began his career at Chase Manhattan Bank. Dave holds an A.B. degree in Economics from Princeton University and is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association.