Jahan Moslehi is a Managing Principal and Co-Founder of Bridge33 Capital. Prior to Bridge33, Mr. Moslehi worked at Morgan Stanley in New York and London for nine years. In his most recent role at Morgan Stanley, he was a Vice President responsible for marketing and distribution of Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS), as well as developing a business plan for trading distressed and small-balance commercial real estate loans. From 2006-2008, Mr. Moslehi was responsible for developing the firm’s securitization business in the Middle East and North Africa. Prior to that, he held various roles within the CMBS and Fixed Income Management groups at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Moslehi holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences from the University of Chicago.
Andy Chien is a Managing Principal and Co-Founder of Bridge33 Capital. Prior to Bridge33, Dr. Chien worked at Morgan Stanley in London. He initially spent time in the European real estate finance group originating large-balance commercial real estate loans. In 2008, he moved to the Investment Banking Division where he was engaged on mandates with British and European banks as well as the British Government. As part of these mandates, he advised banks on restructuring and divestments of their real estate portfolios. In aggregate, he worked on M&A and capital markets transactions totaling $80 Bn in consideration. Dr. Chien holds a Doctor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences, both from the University of Chicago.
Alex Banchero is responsible for asset management and leasing. Prior to Bridge33 he worked at Prologis, most recently as a Director in the Value Added Investment group, where he helped launch the Value Added platform across North America and was responsible for repositioning infill industrial assets in the San Francisco Bay Area. Mr. Banchero holds a Master of Science in Real Estate from the University of Washington and a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Lawrence Tech University.
Arshad Sultan leads the in-house property management team, where Bridge33’s value-add strategy is defined by hard work and an aggressive approach towards decreasing expenses, increasing revenue, and continuously seeking new opportunities through deep relationships with tenants and vendors and a "pound the pavement" philosophy. Before joining Bridge33, Mr. Sultan worked at New York Life, where he managed variable and fixed-product service for U.S. operations. Mr. Sultan received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska.
Bryce Peterson is the Chief Operating Officer at Bridge33 Capital. Mr. Peterson previously worked for McKinsey & Company, where he helped clients solve strategic and operational issues in real estate, technology, and private equity both in the US and in China. Mr. Peterson holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Brigham Young University.
Bryson Weed oversees Bridge33’s acquisition and debt transactions, JV and partnership structuring, and internal debt administration. He also assists the Managing Principals of Bridge33 with corporate strategy and developing scalable and growth-focused team processes. Mr. Weed previously worked on Bridge33’s acquisitions team and has experience conducting due diligence and sourcing new investment opportunities. Mr. Weed holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Brigham Young University.
Christy Drawn is a Property Manager and oversees the Las Vegas portfolio. Prior to joining Bridge33, Ms. Drawn worked as a Regional Manager at AMG. She has over thirteen years in property management, where her main focus is tenant relations, marketing, and retention. Ms. Drawn currently holds a Nevada Real Estate License and Property Manager Permit.
Darilyn Thompson works administratively with the Las Vegas property management team and remotely assists the team in Seattle. Prior to joining Bridge33, she worked in college admissions for Randolph College and All-State Career. Ms. Thompson holds a Bachelor of Arts from Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Lynchburg, Virginia, with a double major in Communication and Music.
Deirdre Bergeron is an Assistant Property Manager and is based in the Las Vegas office. Prior to joining Bridge33 she worked as an Assistant Real Estate Manager at CBRE, and as a residential real estate agent for over ten years. Ms. Bergeron holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of Arizona College of Business Administration.
Genni Ramsey is general counsel for Bridge33 Capital. Prior to Bridge33, Genni was a Shareholder in the Real Estate Department at Polsinelli PC. Ms. Ramsey holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri – Kansas City and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in finance from the University of Kansas.
Graye Parnell is an analyst on the capital markets and acquisitions team at Bridge33. Prior to joining Bridge33, Mr. Parnell worked at InvestRes as an analyst on the multifamily acquisitions team focusing on institutional value-add assets. Mr. Parnell holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in finance from the University of Denver.
Heather Szuminski leads the property finance team and manages financial reporting across the portfolio’s properties. She also manages investor relations, including overseeing Bridge33’s investor portal. Prior to Bridge33, Ms. Szuminski worked in the public relations and restaurant industries. She received a Bachelor of Arts in English and Literature from Texas A&M University.
Jack Hechinger is a Vice President at Bridge33 in the acquisitions and capital markets group. Prior to Bridge33, he worked at Nomura Securities marketing and trading Commercial and Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS & RMBS). Mr. Hechinger received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Accounting from the University of Denver.
Jesse Camp is an Associate at Bridge33 in the acquisitions and capital markets group. Prior to Bridge33, he was an Associate at Alliance Residential Company focusing on multifamily, mixed-use, and senior-living development site acquisitions in the Pacific Northwest. Mr. Camp received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
John Taurinsky manages properties and tenant relationships. Prior to joining Bridge33, he worked as an Assistant Branch Manager at Enterprise Rent a Car in San Diego, California. Mr. Taurinsky holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Management from California Baptist University.
Julio Siberio is the Head of Acquisitions at Bridge33 Capital. Prior to joining Bridge33, Mr. Siberio was a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO), focusing on commercial real estate related investments for alternative investment vehicles. He also has a background in debt investing, including subordinate and mezzanine financing, and commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS). Previously, he worked at Morgan Stanley in commercial real estate loan trading with an emphasis on new issue CMBS and CRE debt syndication; he began his career at Lehman Brothers in the securitized products division. Mr. Siberio holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Northwestern University.
Morgan Mavridis works with accounts payable, accounts receivable and financial reporting on the property finance team. Previously, Ms. Mavridis worked as a receptionist for Dragonridge Country Club. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Nick Morris is an asset manager for Bridge33 Capital. Prior to Bridge33, Nick worked for Goldman Sachs in their Realty Management Division, focusing primarily on hospitality assets. While at Goldman, he directly oversaw a portfolio of more than fifty hotel properties across the U.S. Mr. Morris holds a Master of Real Estate from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern California.
Omar Halik manages properties and tenant relationships. Prior to joining Bridge33, he worked as a financial adviser for the National Bank of Canada, and more recently as a mortgage specialist. Mr. Halik holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from the University of Quebec in Canada.
Rose Bar Or works with accounts payable and assists the property finance team. She has over 3 years of accounting experience in property management companies. Previously, Ms. Bar Or worked as an accounts payable accountant for High Tower Management and Consultancy LTD. Ms. Bar Or has an accounting certificate from Mishlav College, Israel.
Tom Gordon manages the Las Vegas portfolio. He previously worked as a Supervisor in Real Estate Facilities Operations for CenturyLink. Mr. Gordon holds a Bachelor of Science in Facility and Property Management with a minor in Business Management from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.
Victor Chung is on the asset management team. Prior to Bridge33, Mr. Chung worked as an investment analyst at the University of Washington Investment Management Company, which manages the University’s Endowment. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Finance from the University of Washington and is currently a CFA Level III Candidate.
Douglas D. Abbey has more than 35 years of experience in commercial and residential real estate investment management and development. He is the Chairman of Swift Real Estate Partners, a privately held company formed in 2010 which owns and operates office and industrial properties on the west coast. He was previously a co-founder of AMB Property Corporation (predecessor to Prologis) and IHP Capital Partners. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Directors of Pacific Life Insurance Company, Macerich Corporation and Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc.
Mr. Abbey is a Trustee and past Vice Chairman of the Urban Land Institute, and past Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Golden Gate University. He is also a member of the Board and Executive Committee of Bridge Housing Corporation, a non-profit affordable housing developer active in Northern and Southern California. In addition, Mr. Abbey is a Lecturer in real estate finance at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He is a graduate of Amherst College and has a Master of City Planning degree from the University of California, Berkeley.
Gayle Starr has had a distinguished career in real estate, including the past 27 years at Prologis/AMB where she was the Managing Director of Capital Markets and originated and oversaw debt for the company. During her tenure at Prologis, she closed over $38Bn in financings with over 70 lenders in 9 different currencies. Gayle is also a Global Governing Trustee for ULI and is on the Executive Committee of the Women’s Leadership Initiative of ULI.
Prior to joining Prologis, Ms. Starr was vice president of financial asset management for a national development company responsible for major lease negotiations, partnership structuring, finance and dispositions. She holds a bachelor's degree from the University of California at San Diego and a J.D. from the University of California at Davis.
Leshya Wig has worked in real estate investment and development for over ten years at companies including Colliers International, IDS Real Estate Group, Blake Hunt Ventures, and her family-owned company, Wig Properties. Over the course of thirty years, Wig Properties has developed (or is currently developing) more than 4.4MM SF of land, including over 500K SF of retail buildings (currently at 95% occupancy) and more than 50 acres of apartments and homes. During her tenure at IDS Real Estate Group, she managed in excess of 500K SF of industrial and office properties. She is currently working with Wig Properties to secure large mixed-use development projects. Ms. Wig holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts in both Economics and Psychology from Claremont McKenna College.