Joe F.R.B. Biaou is the Founder and Managing Partner of FRB Capital Group. In this capacity, he sets the group’s overall vision while managing the firm’s business lines, new initiatives, and strategic ventures. Under his leadership since inception in 2010, FRB Capital has emerged as a driving force in the commercial real estate finance industry, while setting itself apart from the status quo.
Since founding the firm a decade ago, Mr. Biaou has positioned FRB Capital as a premier privately held CRE financial intermediary, unique in its ability to take on and execute the most challenging of transactions. Prior to founding FRB Capital Mr. Biaou got his start as an originator with a Mid-Market Commercial Mortgage Brokerage Firm in Washington DC. In the midst of major market disruptions, he decided to bring to fruition a credible alternative for arranging fresh capital into a repriced and deleveraging market.
Mr. Biaou holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from American University and Master’s in Real Estate Finance from Georgetown University. He’s a regular speaker and attendee of various industry events including the Commercial Real Estate Finance Council, Mortgage Bankers Association, International Council of Shopping Centers and DC Builders Industry Association.