As Partner of PGP Cannabis Advisory, Mr. Bak brings a wealth of experience into PGP Capital where he focused on client development, execution support, and transactional support with a focus on real estate finance, cannabis, and hospitality. Mr. Bak has also developed and founded multiple retail hospitality ventures in both the east and west coasts and was the former Founder /CEO of Thinking Cup and Barista Society Inc. retail companies. He is also active as Managing Partner at DCX Developers, a Los Angeles-based, real estate development firm focused on affordable housing for underserved communities. At PGP Cannabis, Mr. Bak is involved with client origination, business development, mergers and acquisitions, and coordination of debt financing related matters for the firm.
Mr. Bak is a member of Cornell Real Estate Club of Los Angeles, Cornell Hotel Society Alumnus, Central City Association, South Park Business Improvement District Member, and Cornell LA Chapter Business Alumni.
Mr. Bak received his B.S in Real Estate Hospitality Finance from Cornell University.