Christopher M. Garcia
CEO & Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Garcia is Chief Executive Officer of Wilshire Quinn Capital Inc. and Chief Investment Officer of the Wilshire Quinn Income Fund LLC. Mr. Garcia oversees all aspects of the Fund’s day-to-day operations, including loan acquisition, underwriting and investor relations.
In 1998, Mr. Garcia began his career as an assistant equities broker in the Encino, California offices of Merrill Lynch. In 2000, he became a registered commodity trader, and as a result of his efforts, quickly became one of the country’s largest retail traders of interest rate derivatives. Capitalizing on this success, Mr. Garcia formed Wilshire Quinn Capital in 2004, with the vision of offering a diverse range of world-class investment products for his firm’s clients.
Mr. Garcia launched the Wilshire Quinn Income Fund in September 2011, seeking to offer new and existing clients an investment product secured by real estate with low correlation to the equity and bond markets. Under his leadership and guidance, the Fund has realized high single-digit returns on an annual basis, without any monthly drawdowns or the use of leverage.
Mr. Garcia continues to outperform the overwhelming majority of credit and fixed income funds, both domestic and international, by employing a customer-first mentality and disciplined asset-based investment approach. During his 15-year career as CEO, Mr. Garcia has fostered numerous relationships with investors, borrowers, bankers and financial professionals. The leadership teams he manages are strategic and focused on creating value for their customers.
Mr. Garcia resides in San Diego and supports various organizations throughout Southern California, including the San Diego Foundation, the Ocean Institute, the High Country Boys and Girls Club, and his alma mater Loyola High School.
Mr. Garcia received his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and an MBA from Pepperdine University.
Director of Origination
Daniel is Director of Origination for the Fund and responsible for credit analysis, due diligence, underwriting and loan coordination. In 2006, Mr. Goldberg began his financial services career as a fixed income trader for Merrill Lynch in New York City. Prior to joining Wilshire Quinn, he worked as Chief Investment Officer for Outside Edge Trading, a bond fund focusing on U.S. Government debt. His knowledge of the capital markets has added a valuable perspective to the Wilshire Quinn team.
Originally from Long Island, New York, Mr. Goldberg currently resides in San Diego and supports the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research, as well as The Collective Access, a San Diego-based charity that teaches children the basics of networking and business etiquette.
Mr. Goldberg is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business, and holds a bachelor’s degree in finance.
Director of Business Development
Matthew is Director of Business Development at Wilshire Quinn and has been involved in all phases of the Fund’s growth since joining the firm in 2012. Matthew is principally responsible for capital raising and investor growth opportunities, as well as new loan originations. Matthew also plays an integral role in forming the Fund’s sales and marketing strategies.
Prior to joining Wilshire Quinn, Matthew worked for the multinational marketing company Publicis Groupe in San Francisco and nationwide small business lender Reliant Funding in San Diego.
Originally from the Bay Area, Matthew lives in La Jolla where he is a frequent beachgoer and sports enthusiast. He supports various local organizations, including the Salvation Army and Wounded Warrior Project.
Matthew graduated from the University of Hawaii’s Shidler College of Business with a bachelor’s degree in finance, and earned his MBA from the University of Mississippi.
Anna joined Wilshire Quinn in February 2012 and is responsible for transaction processing, tracking the Fund’s cash flows, and communicating with borrowers and investors.
Anna also manages investor files, performs data validations, coordinates meetings and travel arrangements, and ensures day-to-day operations run smoothly and efficiently.
Born in Connecticut, Anna currently resides in downtown San Diego. In her spare time Anna is an avid reader and fitness devotee. Anna supports the Rachel’s Women’s Center, part of the Catholic Charities Dioceses of San Diego, and the Olive Crest Foundation dedicated to helping at-risk youth and their families become healthy, productive citizens.
A graduate of Clemson University, Anna holds a bachelor’s degree in economics, with an emphasis in business administration.