Mark Goldberg, the veteran independent broker/dealer executive who most recently ran AIG’s Royal Alliance B/D, has landed at W.P. Carey as president of Carey Financial, the real estate company’s broker/dealer subsidiary. In his new position, Goldberg will be responsible for sales and marketing to B/Ds of the firm’s series of non-traded REITs called Corporate Property Associates.

Goldberg left Royal Alliance in January 2006 and was replaced by Larry Roth.

Publicly traded W.P. Carey manages some $10 billion worth of real estate holdings worldwide.