Emil Khodorkovsky '23 C-Suite Advisor Since 2023

Founder | Forbix


In 2001, Emil Khodorkovsky began his career at a mortgage company and quickly advanced to become a partner of the firm. During his tenure, he began investing in real estate through private trust deeds, acquisition of performing and non-performing debt, and properties. In 2011, he co-founded Forbix and established a commercial mortgage bank, direct lending platform for private debt, and acquisition & development arm all under one roof. His areas of expertise include real estate finance, asset management and construction. He has also acted as a court-appointed receiver of real estate properties in California. Clients value his advice in real estate related matters including 1031 exchanges, multi-family developments, CMBS financing, and FHA Apartment and Construction financing. To foster his belief in giving back, Khodorkovsky is an active board member of the LAPD Youth Foundation and NFTE. Additionally, he founded the Forbix Youth Education Fund, a non-profit organization providing support and mentorship for young entrepreneurs residing in low-income communities.

Thought Leadership By Emil:

The Future of L.A. Real Estate

What will it take to streamline the process to achieve government mandates while incentivizing developers? It...
By Emil Khodorkovsky | Forbix

Why Partnerships Are Essential to the Success of Real Estate Projects

Partnering with someone who has depth of knowledge in a given asset class can mean the difference between...
By Emil Khodorkovsky | Forbix