Coburn Packard is a Partner of MSD and Head of MSD Real Estate. Prior to joining MSD in 2018, he was a Partner at Apollo Global Management, responsible for the investment activities of its U.S. Real Estate Private Equity business.
Prior to joining Apollo in 2010, Coburn was a Partner and Co-Founder of Ridgeline Capital Group, an independent real estate investment management company, and was a Senior Vice President of Lehman Brothers Real Estate Partners, where he focused on real estate private equity investment in the Americas from 2000 to 2008. He began his career in Lehman Brothers’ Real Estate Investment Banking Group.
Coburn is a member of the Urban Land Institute, The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business Real Estate Center, and Real Estate Roundtable. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and three children. He received a B.A. in Ethics, Politics and Economics from Yale University.