Camilo Miguel Jr. is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Mast Capital, a vertically integrated real estate investment and development firm established in 2006. As a visionary leader, Mr. Miguel prioritizes the development of thoughtfully designed projects that enrich the fabric of local communities, while leveraging his extensive background in real estate, finance, and political networks to provide unparalleled expertise in investment structuring, complex debt, equity products, execution and development. Since the firm's inception, Mr. Miguel has spearheaded the company's strategic investments, risk management, and operations, cultivating a portfolio of over $3.5 billion in total project capitalization.
Under Mr. Miguel's leadership, Mast Capital has emerged as a market leading investor and developer of upscale residential, hospitality, retail and commercial projects, with a keen focus on markets presenting high barriers to entry. Prior to his success with Mast Capital, Mr. Miguel served as President and Founder of Vertica Group, a land investment and repositioning firm where he adeptly managed all facets of the business, such as acquisitions, entitlements, operations and formerly co-founded Clear Title Group, a boutique real estate title insurance company.
Mr. Miguel earned a Bachelor of Business Management degree from the University of Miami. A dedicated community advocate and philanthropist, he lends his expertise to various organizations, serving on the boards of Friends of the Underline, the Real Estate Advisory Board at the University of Miami, the Advisory Board for the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Southeast Florida, the Collectors Council at Perez Art Museum, and is a Board Member and Chair of the Building Committee for The Center for Arts and Innovation. Furthermore, he is a member of the ULI's Urban Development and Mixed-Use Council (UDMUC) Red national council.