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Faculty Profile: Shaw Lupton

Shaw Lupton

Adjunct Professor in the Brandeis International Business School

Macro-to-micro real estate strategist with a progressive leadership track record in consulting and technology

As a senior managing consultant at CoStar Portfolio Strategy, Shaw Lupton helps lead a team that provides data, analytics, and advice to investors with more than $1T in capital at risk in commercial real estate. Over more than a decade as a manager and consultant within the strategy division of a Forbes Most Innovative Growth Company, he has advised some of the world’s most sophisticated owners and lenders on which markets and product types to target at different points in the business cycle, how macro- and microeconomic risks will affect project-level returns, and how to communicate it all to investors. He has held several volunteer positions with the Urban Land Institute, where he co-founded the Boston Real Estate Technology Council and is a founding member of the North America Technology & Real Estate Council.

Prior to joining CoStar, Mr. Lupton was an analyst for the capital markets and finance group at Boston Properties, where he performed acquisitions underwriting, credit analysis, and lease structuring. He was also a founding team member of the Boston-based real estate private equity fund Westport Point Capital, an exclusive joint venture with Prudential Real Estate Investors. Mr. Lupton earned an M.B.A., an M.A. in International Economics and Finance, and a B.A. cum laude in Economics from Brandeis University, where he serves as an adjunct professor in the International Business School.

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