Mr. Coughlin brings 25 years of experience in the senior housing industry to his role as co-founder and Chief Executive Officer with Northbridge Companies. Previously, he served as a partner and a senior executive with a prominent New England based senior housing company. His focus was on the financing and structuring of new development projects and acquisitions of existing assets which resulted in a 27-asset senior housing portfolio.
As CEO of Northbridge, Mr. Coughlin has facilitated the financing, development, acquisition, asset management, disposition and recapitalization of over $1 Billion in assets. This earned the Northbridge Companies positioning on INC Magazine’s Top 5000 fastest growing companies in 2017, 2018 & 2019 respectively.
Mr. Coughlin serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Beth Israel Lahey Health – Needham, serving on its real estate subcommittee and strategic planning subcommittee. He is active with the Massachusetts Assisted Living Association foundation and was former vice-chair of Caritas Communities, a local nonprofit that develops single room occupancy housing for Boston’s homeless population.
Mr. Coughlin is an active industry-wide speaker and member of NIC (National Investment Center for Seniors Housing), Argentum and ASHA.