Michael Karasik is Managing Partner of Argonaut Investments. Michael has been in the real estate industry since the late 1970’s starting out with Marathon US Realty, Inc. as their Controller. After leaving Marathon, Michael accepted a position as Chief Financial Officer at General Atlantic Development, the real estate division of a New York based Venture Capital Company.
In the 1990’s Michael started an independent development and property management firm devoted to developing, managing, leasing, operating, refinancing and sales of all real estate asset types. Michael works closely with the Argonaut team overseeing the investments and providing his financial and real estate development and value-add expertise. Michael resides in Piedmont, California with his wife and two daughters.