About

Investing at the intersection of real estate, private equity and structured solutions

Overview

Founded in 2017, Jadian is a New York and Greenwich, Connecticut based investment firm targeting opportunities throughout the capital structures of real estate, related assets and asset-intensive businesses.  With a value-oriented, opportunistic approach, Jadian’s core mission is to craft investments in undervalued, high-quality assets.  The firm’s strategy focuses primarily on non-core sectors with characteristics likely to lead to long-term fundamental outperformance.  Jadian actively manages a portfolio of investments across the capital structure and its principals have a history of successfully executing investments across cycles, with diverse expertise in platform creation, distress, equity and credit.

We value long-term relationships and seek to partner with talented management teams and partners who are passionate about their business, are looking for more than just capital, and with whom we share a vision for value creation.

History

Prior to forming Jadian, Mr. Cohen was Head of Private Real Estate and a Partner at Fir Tree Partners.  Mr. Cohen joined Fir Tree in 2010 to establish and build its private real estate business. During Mr. Cohen’s tenure, Fir Tree invested in a broad set of traditional and alternative real estate sectors, and across capital structures of assets and companies.

Fir Tree's real estate fund business was founded in 2008 by Jim Walker and Andrew Fredman.  Mr. Walker, previously a Managing Partner at Fir Tree through 2016, joined Jadian in 2018 and is a Strategic Partner of the firm.  Mr. Fredman, previously Fir Tree's Chief Investment Officer and Managing Partner through 2015, became a Strategic Partner of Jadian in 2018 through IngleSea Capital, his family office investment firm.  Jadian provides asset management services for the remaining private investments of Fir Tree Real Estate Fund III.