Sam is based in Dallas, Texas and has been in the real estate finance and development industry for over 38 years.
As CEO and co-founder of the SIRE Group and Sperry RE Capital he is at the pinnacle of the sustainable real estate development, financing and investment business. Sam spent 13 years as CEO of the $500 million real estate development business Vintage Group, LLC, which acquired value-add, development and investment opportunities.
Sam also teaches real estate development at New York Real Estate Institute (NYREI) and is a guest lecturer at NYU’s Schack Real Estate Institute and Baruch College. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for FIABCI NYC and is Committee Chairman for FIABCI USA commercial division.
Sam holds a master’s degree in finance from Liberty University, a BBA in finance from Pace University and is currently earning a Doctorate.
Based in New York City, Barry sits as COO and co-founder of the SIRE Group and Sperry RE Capital.
Having operated as a C-suite, global senior executive for over 30 years, Barry has considerable leadership experience in transforming organizations and restoring profitability for under-performing companies.
Within the Group Barry oversees the capital markets division, which is an advisor for debt and equity placement and is responsible for the financing of our development projects.
Beginning his career with Coopers & Lybrand in Washington, D.C., Barry has extensive SEC reporting experience and is a Certified Public Accountant. He received a M.S. in Taxation from Long Island University and a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Maryland.
Based in Dubai, UAE, Kenny is the Chairman and co-founder of the SIRE Group and International Real Estate Partners (IREP).
He specializes in the set-up, transition, and implementation, of multi-jurisdictional contracts, real estate management, maintenance and operations contracts. He has extensive experience across the Americas, Europe, and Middle East, managing property and assets for corporate, investors and occupiers.
Moving to the Middle East in 2013, Kenny established IREP and grew the business to a diverse global real estate advisory and management company, operating in over 46 countries employing more than 1,500 people.
Kenny is a fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Based in Dubai, UAE, Kamran sits as CFO and co-founder of the SIRE Group and International Real Estate Partners (IREP).
Since 2013 Kamran has overseen all financial aspects of IREP and continues to ‘manage the numbers’ for the SIRE Group. He leads the multinational and multi-jurisdictional Shared Services Centre team, which manages all financial and legal aspects of the Group operations, guaranteeing the integrity of financial systems, auditing, investor, and stakeholder reporting.
Kamran thrives on getting things done and keeps a firm hold of the financial reins.
Is a founding member of the SIRE Group, overseeing investment and development activities and leading the Property and Real Estate Advisory business for IREP.
Being a professional member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors since 2001, Kristian’s practical experience is underpinned by an industry leading organisation with a focus on ethics and development.
Kristian is based in the Middle East but have worked across the UK, Europe, US, and many challenging international markets. He brings over 25 years of practical experience, adding value through his innovative management style.
Through a diverse career Kristian has managed, sold, leased and valued billion-dollar assets across a variety of product types. His experience acting for both funders and financial institutions, as well as property owners and occupiers, has developed his instinct for adding value and creating opportunities that benefit all involved.
Xavier is a founding member of the SIRE Group, overseeing acquisition and partnerships and leading the IREP business across the Americas region.
Xavier brings an abundance of experience to the team. He has over 30 years of real estate management and brokerage expertise across both the United States and Latin America. With his entrepreneurial flair he can seek out and add value to any project.
Based in Mexico City, he has run his own successful real estate brokerage company for over 20 years. Xavier joined IREP in 2020 and has been instrumental in steering and expanding the business across the Americas.
Through his extended network, Xavier has introduced IREP to Rand Sperry, SperryCGA and Sperry Real Estate Capital.
Reynaldo is based in Boston, Massachusetts and has been in the PropTech industry for over 10 years.
As Managing Partner and co-founder of SIRE 3D, Reynaldo overseas partnerships, operations and 3D Printing development projects for SIRE3D.
Reynaldo holds a BBA in Business Administration from University of Massachusetts Lowell, a master’s degree in Leadership from Northeastern University, a Commercial Real Estate Certificate from MIT & Harvard Business School and currently earning a Doctorate in Strategic Leadership & Real Estate Development focused on 3D Printing Construction.
In addition, Reynaldo serves as a President to a non-profit he founded named ESG Housing Inc, where his mission is to build world-wide affordable, sustainable, self-sufficient communities protected from future pandemics, including a tenant/landlord protection fund to protect them from financial risks.