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James Ruiz

Senior Director


James Ruiz is a distinguished professional with over two decades of experience in the commercial real estate industry. He has cultivated a remarkable track record of success in the Mortgage Banking Industry, specializing in originating mortgage loan investments. Throughout his career, James has consistently demonstrated his expertise and dedication within top-tier commercial real estate firms, effectively facilitating numerous transactions across diverse asset types on a national scale. His extensive industry experience has allowed him to establish enduring relationships with both clients and the lending community.

Beyond his career, James is a dedicated advocate for community service. He has served as a board member for nonprofit organizations affiliated with his local hospital, church, and one that provides essential services to children with family members affected by cancer. This commitment to service underscores his character and values.

In his personal life, James finds fulfillment in coaching his children and embracing outdoor activities with his family. He is an alumnus of California State University, Fullerton’s Business School and holds an MBA in Finance from Pepperdine University and is licensed as a Real Estate Broker in California.

  • Pepperdine University, MBA

  • California State University, Fullerton, BS

  • Licensed Real Estate Broker, California

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