Nicolaus Harnack heads Real Estate Investments at RiverRock. 

From 2011 to mid-2012 Nicolaus established Castor Capital, a real estate finance boutique. From 2005 to 2011 Nicolaus worked at Credit Suisse International, holding various positions in the commercial real estate team, focusing on CMBS and underwriting in excess of 3bn Euro of real estate loans in Germany, UK, France, Switzerland, CEE and the BeNeLux.  

Earlier, Nicolaus worked at CB Richard Ellis and its affiliates between 1994 and 2005, as well as the Treuhandanstalt (Canada office) in 1994 and Deutsche Bank Toronto in 1992-1993.

Nicolaus Harnack has an MBA from the London Business School (2001) and a BA (Hons) from Queen's University, Canada.