Avi Gurman is a Managing Director of HGI and is based out of Harbor Group’s Israel office. Prior to joining HGI in 2012, Mr. Gurman was a Vice President at JPMorgan Investment Bank where he served 6 years in the Real Estate Structured Finance Group and Securities Department. Previously, Mr. Gurman was Deputy General Manager at Ilanot Batucha (later merged with Clal Finance). Mr. Gurman graduated with high honors with a master's degree in Business Administration from Boston University in 2006 and cum laude with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the College of Management in Israel. Mr. Gurman also served as a paratrooper in the Israeli Defense Forces.