James J. Pieczynski is the President of CapitalSource. Prior to CapitalSource joining forces with Pacific Western Bank in 2014, Mr. Pieczynski served as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of CapitalSource as well as President and a member of the Board of Directors of CapitalSource Bank.
Prior to 2010, Mr. Pieczynski served as the President of the Healthcare Real Estate Business of CapitalSource. He joined CapitalSource in 2001 to start the company's healthcare real estate lending practice and its sale leaseback business on healthcare facilities. During his tenure, Mr. Pieczynski oversaw the growth of the healthcare real estate portfolio to $2 billion.
Prior to joining CapitalSource, Mr. Pieczynski was at LTC Properties Inc., a healthcare REIT traded on the NYSE, from 1993 to 2001. He served as LTC's President, CFO, and as a member of the Board of Directors. Prior to joining LTC Properties, Mr. Pieczynski was the Director of Development for American Medical International, Inc. (now Tenet Healthcare Corporation) and was responsible for completing acquisitions and joint ventures.