Walter P Schmidt

Rockwood Capital

Senior Managing Partner

Job Functions: Executive


Mr. Schmidt, based in New York City, is one of the founders of Rockwood and has 36 years of experience in the real estate industry. Mr. Schmidt serves on Rockwood's Management Committee and, in such capacity, works with the other Managing Partners to set the overall strategic direction of the firm and manage the execution of critical firm initiatives. During his tenure with the firm he has served in lead acquisition and asset management roles. Mr. Schmidt serves on various Investment Committees. Mr. Schmidt began his career in 1984 with Touche Ross & Co (currently Deloitte). Mr. Schmidt received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Adelphi University. Mr. Schmidt is a full member of the Urban Land Institute, where he is a member of the Urban Land Institute, Development/Mixed Use Council as well as a member of Pension Real Estate Association, Wharton Real Estate Center and InRev. Mr. Schmidt currently serves on advisory boards serving youth development programs in the United States and Central America.

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Development, Rehabilitation, Acquisition
Capital Stack
Property Type