Margaret S. Blakey

Ms. Blakey is Co-Founder and Managing Principal of Canopy Investment Advisors LLC, an SEC registered investment manager with a focus on commercial real estate debt investments.

Ms. Blakey has over twenty five years’ experience in commercial real estate lending and debt capital markets. Prior to founding Canopy, Ms. Blakey served as Managing Director at Urdang Capital Management, a subsidiary of BNY Mellon Asset Management. Ms. Blakey was also Managing Director of Capmark Investments LP and served as a Key Principal and Portfolio Manager for commercial real estate debt funds. Previously, Ms. Blakey served as Managing Director with Commercial Ventures, a commercial real estate finance subsidiary of GMAC Commercial Mortgage.

Previously, Ms. Blakey was a Vice President in the Real Estate Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs. Prior thereto, Ms. Blakey was a Director in Fixed Income at Credit Suisse First Boston, and a Vice President with Eastdil Realty in New York.

Ms. Blakey earned a BA in English from Dartmouth College and a MBA from Harvard Business School. She is a member of The Urban Land Institute, WX, and serves on the Advisory Boards for The Trust for Public Land, and FINCA International.