Mission Peak Capital is an independent capital markets company dedicated to providing transparency, risk solutions, and investment guidance to owners of fixed income securities and loans.
We are highly experienced in evaluating the underlying risks of complex debt securities. We assist in valuation, due diligence, credit assessment, accounting, investment policy development, and portfolio strategy. Our team consists of credit, accounting, mortgage, banking, and technology professionals with global banking, credit, and executive management experience.
Mission Peak Capital is a Registered Investment Advisor.
Wit Solberg is the founding and full partner in Mission Peak Capital. Prior to founding Mission Peak Capital in 2008, Mr. Solberg ran the syndicate desk for commercial real estate debt products at Deutsche Bank in Asia (ex Japan). Based in Hong Kong, he structured and sold transactions throughout Asia including deals in Hong Kong, China, Singapore, and Indonesia, among others. Before joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Solberg worked for Fitch Ratings, both in the New York mortgage securities group and, later, as the Agency's Head of Asia Pacific Structured Debt. In that capacity, he evaluated and chaired a committee scoring all iterations of securitized credit products. Mr. Solberg also worked at PNC Bank, NA and its predecessor, Midland Loan Services, in both Commercial Mortgage Loan origination and Servicing. Mr. Solberg has over 15 years of experience in all facets of commercial real estate including debt and equity investments, distressed debt and NPLs, and asset management.
Mr. Solberg is a licensed Series 65 Investment Advisor Representative. Mr. Solberg holds an MBA from Columbia Business School, and a BA in Economics from Washington University in St. Louis.
Chris Dunn is a full partner in Mission Peak Capital. Prior to joining Mission Peak Capital, he spent over 10 years at Deutsche Bank in various roles in New York, London, and Hong Kong. Most recently, Mr. Dunn was a Managing Director and Head of Structured Finance in the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Group based in New York. Other roles include Head of CRE Lending for EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) and Co-Head of CRE in Asia (ex Japan). Before joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Dunn was a Principal in the Real Estate Finance Group at Banc of America Securities. Prior to joining Banc of America Securities, Mr. Dunn was a Director in the Structured Finance Group at Standard & Poor's and was responsible for rating all types of commercial mortgage backed securities. Mr. Dunn has over 20 years of experience in all facets of commercial real estate including debt and equity investments, distressed debt and NPLs, and asset management.
Mr. Dunn is a licensed Series 65 Investment Advisor Representative. Mr. Dunn holds a BS in Business Administration from Boston University.
Chief Financial Officer
Jim Wood is the Mission Peak Capital’s Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Wood’s responsibilities within Mission Peak Capital include overseeing the collection, organization, reporting, and presentation of financial and tax information for the company and over 20 investment entities and joint ventures. Mr. Wood provides guidance and oversight of various business activities of the company and coordinates activities and communications with outside legal counsel and tax accountants. Prior to joining Mission Peak Capital in 2013, Mr. Wood served as the Chief Financial Officer for Alterra Bank in Overland Park, KS, and as an investor advised on the purchase and turn-around of the bank. Before joining Alterra Bank, Mr. Wood was a Director of Risk Advisory Services for KPMG, where he served in a variety of positions during his 16 career with the firm. Prior to joining KPMG, Mr. Wood served as an internal auditor, controller, and the Chief Financial Officer for a community bank in Kansas City.
Mr. Wood is a CPA and is a licensed Series 65 Investment Advisor Representative. Mr. Wood holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Missouri – Columbia, and Six Sigma – Green Belt from the University of Michigan.
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Oades is the Chief Operating Officer for Mission Peak Capital. Mr. Oades is responsible for general business operations with a primary focus on the Manufactured Housing business segment. Mr. Oades has over 20 years of experience in business operations as well as experience in asset management and strategic sourcing. Mr. Oades’s experience includes over 12 years of experience in the equipment leasing and finance field. Prior to joining Mission Peak Capital in 2014, Mr. Oades served as Director of Operations for Modular Space Corporation, formerly GE Modular Space, where he led the operations for 16 locations generating revenue in excess of $75MM. Mr. Oades’s background also includes creation and ownership of a successful Goodyear franchise as well as experience with ARAMARK where he served as a General Manager over multiple locations. He earned his Six Sigma – Green Belt through General Electric.
Jay holds a Bachelor’s degree from Rockhurst University in Kansas City, MO with a major in Management and Marketing.
Head of Asset Management
Prior to joining Mission Peak Capital, George Cook specialized in turning around problem banks throughout the Midwest, and most recently was the Chairman of Solutions Bank in Overland Park, KS. Previously, Mr. Cook held similar roles for community banks in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Colorado. He Cook began his career in credit and commercial lending at the National Bank of Detroit. In addition to his roles at the various banks, Mr. Cook has also served as Consultant at Swords & Associates, a Kansas City-based bank consulting firm.
Cook holds an MBA from the University of Illinois, and a BS in Business Administration from Kansas State University.
Head of Business Development
Scott Fishkind is the head of business development for Mission Peak Capital. Prior to joining Mission Peak Capital in 2014, Mr. Fishkind coordinated new business assignments and managed CWCapital Asset Management relationships covering most of the portfolio. Other primary responsibilities included overseeing B Piece and non-performing loan underwriting for clients, sales of technology and property management services. Before joining CWCapital, Mr. Fishkind worked on the Advisory team at Park Bridge Financial, where he performed due diligence and valuation for European Banking institutions and US Hedge Funds. Prior to joining Park Bridge, Mr. Fishkind worked in Merrill Lynch’s Global Commercial Real Estate group where he was responsible for all loan-level analytics of $17 billion of fixed-rate and floating-rate CMBS transactions. Before joining Merrill Lynch, Mr. Fishkind was in the CMBS group at Ernst and Young LLP.
Mr. Fishkind holds a BBA in Marketing from the University of Miami. He also earned a Juris Doctorate, from The New York Law School. Mr. Fishkind is a member of the Maryland and Washington DC Bar Associations.