3 W. Main St, Suite 103
Irvington, NY 10533
Jim Higgins is President of X-Caliber Investment Management and has more than three decades of experience in the real estate and investment management industries.
During his career, Mr. Higgins has had both the unique experience of leading large divisions at top finance firms as well as developing and leading a successful start-up firm. Most recently, he founded Sorin Capital Management, a one billion-dollar plus alternative investment firm specializing in commercial real estate securities, loans, and fixed-income structured products. He was the company’s Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment officer where he led the firm’s strategic direction, growth, and investment activities.
Prior to Sorin, Mr. Higgins was Senior Managing Director and Co-head of Bear Stearns’ Commercial Mortgage and CMBS business, where he managed a multi-billion-dollar balance sheet and led all operating functions, including loan origination, securitization, new issuance, secondary trading, structuring, and research for CMBS, commercial mortgage whole loans, and collateralized debt obligations. Prior to Bear Stearns, he worked for Smith Barney and for American National Bank, a subsidiary of First Chicago Bank.
Mr. Higgins has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Texas and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame.