Michael Gehl serves as Chief Investment Officer on the FHA Lending team. In that capacity, he is responsible for reviewing and structuring all FHA/HUD healthcare loan applications and is a member of NewPoint's FHA loan committee.
He had a similar role as Chief Investment Officer at HHC Finance prior its acquisition by NewPoint. Previously, Gehl was a Vice President at Credit Suisse in the fixed income department within the Investment Banking division. He worked in the firm’s healthcare real estate lending group, where his duties included underwriting property cash flows, loan profitability analysis, credit committee presentations, rating agency presentations, loan documentation review, prospectus review and preparing investor roadshows. Notable healthcare transactions on which Gehl worked include three of the largest skilled nursing real estate transactions in history – Manor Care, Mariner Healthcare and Beverly Enterprises. Earlier in his career, Gehl worked as an investment banker in the consumer products / retail group at Salomon Smith Barney.
Gehl holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Michigan.