54 Madison Partners is a real estate private equity investment affiliate of Leucadia National Corporation headquartered in New York City. 54 Madison Partners (54MP) is co-founded and led by well-known investor and financier Henry Silverman and the North American real estate equity investment team led by Mr. Silverman most recently at Cain Hoy Enterprises.
54MP maintains a long term, opportunistic investment strategy providing equity capital for hotel, vacation ownership, resort, residential and specialty retail real estate development projects in core global urban markets. We typically invest with value–added partners who bring capital, operational, real estate development or hospitality branding expertise to our projects.
54MP seeks to acquire and develop world-class real estate assets where our experience, approach and relationships provide a comparative advantage.
We are initially capitalized by Leucadia, Mr. Silverman, clients of Guggenheim Partners, 54MP executives and other key investors. Leucadia (NYSE: LUK) is a diversified holding company with an over 35-year track record as one of the world’s leading long-term investors. As of 2014, Leucadia’s over $11 billion of long-term capital was allocated amongst its financial services businesses, merchant banking investments and in corporate liquidity. Leucadia’s largest business is Jefferies (www.jefferies.com), a leading global investment banking firm. Leucadia’s other interests in real estate include Berkadia (a joint venture with Berkshire Hathaway focused on commercial mortgage banking and servicing), Jefferies LoanCore (a joint venture with Government of Singapore Investment Corporation focused on commercial real estate lending) and HomeFed (a developer and owner of residential and commercial real estate properties in the US).