Larry Smith - Executive Managing Director
Larry founded Restoration Capital in 2007 and serves as its Executive Managing Director. Larry and the Restoration Capital team have been successful in acquiring some of the most sought-after real estate projects in the Boston area and developing them into upscale quality condominium homes for its customers. Their most recent acquisitions include:, The Village at Shepley Hill in Groton, MA, The Village at Canter Brook Farm in Hamilton, MA, Hatters Point Condominiums along the Merrimac River in Amesbury, MA and The Village at Magnolia Shores, and The Village at West Gloucester both in Gloucester, MA.
Prior to establishing Restoration Capital, Larry independently originated real estate transactions for firms such as Fortress Investments (Joint Venture Partner), Silver Point Capital and CIT Commercial Credit. He brings to Restoration Capital his extensive experience and knowledge of all facets of real estate transactions including the placement of equity, mezzanine debt, secured first lien debt, warehouse facilities, and asset-based loans.
Larry is the former CEO/President and Founder of Finagle A Bagel, a bakery wholesaler and retailer based in Boston, MA. He is also the former CEO and Founder of London Taxis North America, the exclusive distributor of London Taxi vehicles in the United States and Canada. In addition, Larry held various manufacturing and financial management positions within the Aircraft Engine Division of the General Electric Company. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mathematics from the University of Rhode Island is a graduate of the General Electric Company’s Manufacturing Management Program and has studied for an M.B.A. at the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.
In his personal time, Larry enjoys boating, skiing, running, biking, and spending quality time with family and friends.