Brian Robinson Joins Baker Tilly’s Affordable Housing Practice

WEST HARTFORD, CT (November 1, 2017) – Nationally recognized accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is pleased to announce the addition of Brian Robinson to its affordable housing practice.

Robinson brings more than 15 years of experience in financing and developing affordable housing. He specializes in working with not-for-profit and for-profit developers as well as investors, lenders, government agencies and housing agencies. Prior to joining Baker Tilly, Brian served as a multifamily loan and tax credit underwriter for a state agency followed by time as a senior finance and development manager for an affordable housing developer. He was also instrumental in creating and launching the first credit-enhanced low income housing tax credit fund specifically designed to support public housing agency-sponsored transactions.

In his role as senior managing director, Robinson will help clients navigate a variety of financing tools available to maximize the potential of their development opportunities while serving the needs of their communities.

“We are excited for the addition of Brian’s technical knowledge to our team,” Don Bernards, Baker Tilly’s affordable housing transactions leader, said. “His depth of experience in a variety of federal and state-specific public-private financing programs as well as his demonstrated development consulting abilities will be an invaluable asset to our clients.”

Robinson is based in West Hartford, adding to Baker Tilly’s national reach with leading affordable housing services. He will focus on serving clients based in New England and throughout the country.

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