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Katie Keenan

Katie Keenan, Chief Executive Officer

Katie Keenan is our President and a Managing Director in the Real Estate Debt Strategies group at Blackstone. As our President, Ms. Keenan focuses on the REIT’s investments, operations and strategy. Ms. Keenan also originates loans and other investments for BXMT as well as for other investment vehicles managed by Blackstone’s Real Estate Debt Strategies Group. Prior to her appointment as our President in February 2020, Ms. Keenan served as our Executive Vice President, Investments since January 2019. Before joining Blackstone in 2012, Ms. Keenan was a Vice President at G2 Investment Group, focusing on real estate and private equity investment activities. Prior to that, she worked at Lubert-Adler Real Estate Funds and in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group at Lehman Brothers. Ms. Keenan graduated cum laude with an A.B. in History from Harvard College. She sits on the Advisory Board of NYPEN Real Estate and is a member of WX.