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Cornellians in Private Equity

Andrew Rifkin

M.E.N. '82

Managing Partner
DLJ Real Estate Capital Partners (New York, NY)

Background

Mr. Andrew P. Rifkin is a Managing Partner at Credit Suisse First Boston. He leads the New York office of DLJ Real Estate Capital Partners (RECP) and is responsible for the acquisition efforts of RECP, a $2 billion dollar real estate opportunity fund sponsored by Credit Suisse First Boston. Mr. Rifkin served as a Director of Anthracite Capital, Inc. Credit Suisse First Boston acquired Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 2000, where he was a Managing Director. Prior to joining DLJ in 1995, Mr. Rifkin was a Vice President at Goldman, Sachs, & Co. in the Real Estate Principal Investment Area, where his responsibilities included asset management for various Whitehall portfolios.

Education

Mr. Rifkin received an M.S. in Computer Science from Cornell University and graduated with honors from the State University of New York at Binghamton with a B.S. in Mathematics.