Raphael brings his experience in project financial management to Levien & Company.
Raphael is currently working as an assistant project manager and cost specialist for The Shed in Hudson Yards. Currently under construction, The Shed will be housed in a 200,000 sf, six-level structure designed to be NYC’s first 21st Centruy center for the arts. Raphael is also providing support for Pace University’s Masterplan.
Prior to joining the firm, Raphael spent four years at Kane Ventures, a boutique real estate development and construction company based in Harlem. During that time, he worked on the construction of four multifamily luxury residential condominium buildings totalling more than 70 apartments and valued at over $60 million. He worked on all aspects of the developments from acquisition through construction and sales. He also worked at United Capital Corp. where he managed a $2 million renovation of a 200 guestroom hotel.
Raphael holds a B.S. in Corporate Finance from Queens College and a Real Estate Development certificate from New York University.