Sterling Organization, a vertically integrated private equity real estate investment firm headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida, has promoted Steven Levine to senior vice president of investments and operations for its recently formed subsidiary Sterling Logistics Properties. Levine will be responsible for the execution of both the investment strategy and the day-to-day operational performance of the Sterling Consumer Logistics Properties series of funds.
Levine joined Sterling Organization in 2015 and most recently served as senior vice president, transaction management for Sterling Organization and its related entities. In this role, he managed the acquisition and disposition processes for the firm’s retail investments, while leading teams tasked with the execution of said transactions. In addition, he negotiated purchase and sale agreements, reviewed financial underwriting, and presented due diligence findings to the firm’s Investment Committees. Prior to joining Sterling, Levine worked for Ernst & Young in its Financial Services Office (FSO) Advisory group and PricewaterhouseCoopers in its assurance practice in New York City.
He graduated magna cum laude from Cornell University with a bachelor of science in applied economics and management and received a master of accounting from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.