Samuel T. Byrne
Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Samuel Byrne is a Managing Partner and co-founder of CrossHarbor Capital Partners LLC. With his partners, Mr. Byrne manages all aspects of the firm’s daily operations including its investment committee and institutional fundraising activities. Since founding the firm, he has overseen all aspects of the investment of more than $13 billion in real estate and financial assets across more than 200 transactions. In addition to managing the firm’s primary investment activities, Mr. Byrne is also a Managing General Partner of the MassMutual/Boston Capital Mezzanine Partners Funds which are co-managed by CrossHarbor.
Prior to the firm’s inception, Mr. Byrne worked as a Management Consultant advising and designing strategies for private and institutional clients with complex real estate-related bankruptcy and financing issues. Previously, he worked for Fleet Financial Group through its acquisition from the FDIC of the Bank of New England where he managed a large workout portfolio of complex non-performing real estate loans. In addition to his role at CrossHarbor, Mr. Byrne is on the Board of Directors of Affiliated Management Group, Inc. (NYSE: AMG). An active member of the academic and cultural communities, Mr. Byrne currently serves as Co-Chairman of the Board Trustees of the Peabody Essex Museum and is the past Board President of the Brookwood School. Mr. Byrne holds a B.A. in Economics from Tufts University.