About us

We leverage our robust platform of real estate and services companies to identify and capitalize on innovative and profitable investments globally.

Alexander Waddey

Senior Managing Director

Alex Waddey is a Senior Managing Director of NAI Global and Co-Head of the group’s Capital Markets practice. Mr. Waddey also serves as General Counsel for NAI Global.

Prior to joining NAI Global, Mr. Waddey was a partner at Stites & Harbison law firm where his practice focused on commercial real estate and lending transactions. He was a member of the Capital Markets Group where he led a team in closing CMBS financings for national conduit lenders including JPMorgan, SunTrust Bank and National City Bank. Throughout his career, Mr. Waddey has closed over $10 billion in transactions, representing clients such as Blackstone, Hudson Advisors, Artemis, Equus, Westport Capital, Resource America and Rialto.

Mr. Waddey earned a B.S. in Finance and Marketing from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce and a J.D. from the University of Tennessee College of Law.

Mr. Waddey is licensed to practice law in the states of Tennessee and New York and holds a real estate sales license in the state of New York.

Mr. Waddey is on the Board for the Young Adult Cancer Initiative at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and is a past President of the Ronald McDonald House of Nashville. He also previously served on the Board of the Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House.