Electra Capital Appoints Eugene Rutenberg as Managing Director – Originations


Lake Park, Fla. (March 23, 2021) – Electra Capital, a boutique lender specializing in flexible, short-term multifamily financing solutions, has appointed Eugene Rutenberg to serve as Managing Director – Originations. In this role, Rutenberg will be responsible for sourcing, credit analysis, pricing, structuring, and closing debt and equity transactions.

“We are thrilled to welcome Eugene onboard,” shared Samuel Greenblatt, President and CEO of Electra Capital. “With over a decade of experience in the industry, Eugene offers a breadth of knowledge along with an extensive network of CRE relationships. In his career thus far, Eugene has financed over $500 million of complex floating- and fixed-rate commercial real estate transactions.”

Prior to joining Electra, Rutenberg served as Senior Vice President of Originations at Inland Mortgage Capital, where he was responsible for over 40% of total production volume and opened several key markets to IMC including San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, CA, and the state of Hawaii. Prior to Inland, Rutenberg was a Director at Continental Partners, where he originated debt and equity nationwide for all property types and worked closely with both Sponsors and capital sources such as Life Companies, CMBS Conduits, Banks, Bridge Funds, REITs and Private Money Lenders.

Eugene earned his Bachelor of Science Degree with an emphasis in Marketing & Real Estate from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.