Chief Executive Officer
As a former Deloitte auditor turned real estate executive, Fark has a deep understanding of corporate finance, commercial real estate investing, and business strategy and growth.
Fark Tari joined Alpha Investing as a Co-Founder in 2015. During his tenure, he has directed investments into dozens of properties across multiple sponsors, asset classes and geographies, which have an aggregate value of well over $1 billion. As Chief Executive Officer, Fark oversees much of the firm’s day-to-day operations and overall strategic direction.
Prior to Alpha Investing, he worked at Deloitte & Touche as a CPA. He executed financial statement and internal control audits for multiple Fortune 500 clients. His tenure at Deloitte included a three-month assignment in Hyderabad, India, where he managed communication between the U.S. and India audit engagement teams.
Fark also consulted for a Bay Area startup, establishing the strategic finance function within the company and building iterative financial models that facilitated the closing of the company’s $8.5 million Series A round of funding.
Fark holds a B.S. in Engineering Science and Economics, and a Master’s in Accounting from Vanderbilt University. Additionally, he holds an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management where he graduated in the top 10% of his class as a Dean’s Scholar and a member of the Anderson Honors Society. In his spare time, he volunteers with Big Brothers Big Sisters.
Daniel J. Cocca Jr., Esq.
Managing Director, Principal and General Counsel
As a former corporate attorney at Proskauer Rose and Goodwin Procter in New York City, Daniel brings a wealth of experience related to structuring complex transactions, capital markets and securities matters.
Daniel joined Alpha Investing in 2015 as a Co-Founder and its General Counsel. He spearheads the firm’s sponsor acquisition and oversees the firm’s due diligence processes as well as all legal matters. While at Alpha, Daniel has directed investments into real estate assets with an aggregate value of over $1 billion – structuring and executing transactions across multiple asset classes, geographies and capital structures.
Immediately prior to joining Alpha Investing, Daniel represented a broad range of start-up, venture-backed and growth companies in connection with technology and capital raising transactions (including IPOs) at Goodwin Procter in New York. Daniel began his legal career as a capital markets attorney at Proskauer Rose where he represented investment banks, lenders and issuers in connection with domestic and international debt and equity offerings and committed acquisition financings. Both Proskauer Rose and Goodwin Procter are top 40 ranked global law firms.
Daniel is admitted to practice law in New York where he also holds a real estate broker’s license. Daniel earned his law degree from Vanderbilt University and dual B.S. degrees in Finance and Economics from the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State University.
Vice President of Underwriting
With over ten years of commercial real estate experience, Anne is a real estate professional with experience across multiple asset classes.
Anne Lin oversees the underwriting and diligence of new investments, as well as the asset and portfolio management of Alpha Investing’s existing portfolio.
Prior to joining Alpha Investing, Anne was a Vice President at AllianceBernstein in the Real Estate Group, which raised $6.5 billion of dedicated capital for opportunistic equity and transitional lending investments. She built out the portfolio and risk management platforms for the two opportunistic equity funds and was responsible for fund management, which included performance monitoring, strategic planning and financial forecasting. Before AllianceBernstein, Anne worked at Starwood Capital Group, a global real estate investment firm with $56 billion of assets under management. Anne started her career as an Analyst at Lazard Alternative Investments.
Anne holds a B.S. in Commerce with concentrations in Finance and Information Technology from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.
Vice President of Strategy
AdaPia is a passionate and visionary executive with extensive experience across countries and cultures in both established and start-up environments.
AdaPia d’Errico oversees Alpha Investing’s growth strategy with an emphasis on investor growth and relations.
Previously, AdaPia was Chief Marketing Officer at Patch of Land, one of the first real estate crowdfunding platforms, helping to grow the company from 3 founders to a VC-backed firm of over 50 people. She was also Chief Operating Officer at AlphaFlow, an investment management firm developing an automated portfolio algorithm for real estate investing, and shepherded the company through its $4.3 million seed round in 2017.
A recognized and respected woman in real estate and fintech, AdaPia has been a featured guest, writer, speaker, and presenter on topics including entrepreneurship, leadership, marketing, and women in business. She dedicates part of her time to personal endeavors that make an impact including a podcast, a blog and leadership development emphasizing diversity and inclusion.
AdaPia holds a B.B.A from the University of British Columbia and a B.A in International Business Economics from Hogeschool Zeeland, The Netherlands.
Vice President of Commercial Real Estate
With over 30 years of experience in commercial real estate, Todd brings deep industry expertise to the Alpha Investing team.
Todd Friedenberg is responsible for sourcing new sponsor relationships and evaluating investment opportunities for Alpha Investing.
Todd is President of Q10 | Vista Commercial Mortgage Group and has over 30 years of commercial real estate experience in finance, brokerage and valuation consulting. He was previously a Vice-President with GE Commercial Finance and Column Financial, and has served as a commercial mortgage banker since 1990 in Nashville, Tennessee. He has arranged debt and equity financing for commercial real estate projects totaling well over $2 Billion since 1990.
Todd is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) with the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute, has earned an Associate CRI designation from the Chartered Realty Investor Society, is a Tennessee Certified General Appraiser and holds a Tennessee Affiliate Brokers License.
Todd is a graduate of Indiana University where he received a B.S. in Business, majoring in Finance and Real Estate Administration. He is involved with several Nashville area non-profit organizations and currently serves as Board Chairman of Samaritan Recovery Community.
A mentor, innovator, and entrepreneur that knows how to grow successful companies.
Jon is a serial entrepreneur who serves as a consultant and board adviser to early stage companies. He is a Mentor at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center and an Adjunct Professor of Management at Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management where he also served as Associate Dean for Health Care and Associate Dean of Students. Prior to joining Owen, Mr. Lehman served as the CEO of healthcare IT company, Inphact, that he lead to a merger with a Canadian public company. He was an early stage investor and served as Executive Vice President and Director of Futurekids, an international computer training company, that was later acquired by a leading educational software company. He also founded and served as Principal of a venture development firm, Section Companies. He holds AB in Economics from Colgate University, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa and an MBA from Harvard Business School with Distinction. He has two children and is an avid cyclist, tennis player and world traveler.
Executive Vice President of GHC Housing Partners and a seasoned real estate executive with over twenty years of experience in real estate development and finance.
Monique Lawshe, an Executive Vice President at GHC Housing Partners LLC (GHC), joined the firm during 2002 to expand the company’s expertise in acquisition, finance and development or renovation of affordable housing. She has extensive experience with the use of Low Income Housing Tax Credits, multi‐layered financing structures and HUD programs, as well as conventional financing methods.
While at GHC, Ms. Lawshe has directed the acquisition of more than 175 properties with 20,000+ units for low income households. She assembled financing in excess of $1 Billion dollars for the acquisition and renovation of affordable housing, located throughout the country, including large apartment portfolios. Ms. Lawshe identifies property acquisitions and coordinates activity required to complete the acquisition and renovation of each property.
Prior to joining GHC, Ms. Lawshe served as the Chief Executive Officer of A Community of Friends, a Los Angeles‐based non‐profit development organization. Under her leadership, ACOF produced approximately 800 units of permanent affordable housing for people with special needs in Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego counties. During her tenure, ACOF also raised more than $100 million in capital from private and public sources. She was instrumental in directing significant growth of the company, over a 10‐year period.
Ms. Lawshe completed an MBA with a concentration in Real Estate Finance at the UCLA Anderson School of Management and has a B.S. in Industrial Management/Industrial Engineering from Purdue University.
President & CEO, Titan Real Estate Investment Group
President at an industry-leading commercial real estate firm, with more than two decades of domestic and international investment experience.
Kevin holds the title of President of Titan Real Estate Investment Group, Inc. Under his leadership, Titan has acquired nearly $2.0 billion of commercial real estate, including 6 million square feet of office, industrial, cold storage and retail properties and more than 26,000 units of multifamily and senior housing units throughout the U.S.
Mr. Kaseff has more than 20 years of investment experience in acquisitions, dispositions, financing, leasing and asset management. He has successfully completed and managed commercial real estate transactions nationally and internationally, including assignments in Australia, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Indonesia. Kevin holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University and a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Mr. Kaseff is a guest lecturer for the University of Southern California’s Entrepreneur Program, serves on the Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management Board of Visitors and the Chair of the Owen Real Estate Advisory Council.
Founder, President & CEO, Wedgewood Enterprises
Founder, president and CEO of a vertically integrated residential property acquisition firm.
As Founder, President & CEO, Greg has laid the foundation of Wedgewood’s corporate vision. He started Wedgewood in 1985 after spending several years at Murdock Development Company as Assistant to the President of Murdock Hotels Corporation. Earlier in his career, he worked as a financial analyst at Crocker Bank in San Francisco. Greg earned his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Oklahoma State University in 1980, and his M.B.A. from UCLA’s Graduate School of Management in 1982.
Vice President & COO, Wedgewood Enterprises
Vice president and COO of a leading U.S. acquirer of residential real estate.
David, one of the original partners in the company, splits his time between ensuring the smooth operation of the organization and spearheading new opportunities and new businesses. He joined Wedgewood in 1986 after spending a year at Procter & Gamble. He is a graduate of both the United States Marine Corps Officer Candidate Program and UCLA’s class of 1984.
Physician, Founder, Curbside Real Estate
An anesthesiologist, an experienced and influential real estate investor, and a successful entrepreneur.
Dr. Kim is an anesthesiologist, an experienced real estate investor, as well as a successful entrepreneur. He is the founder of Curbside Real Estate which connects physician home buyers to a trusted network of lenders and real estate agents nationwide. He is also the creator of the site, Passive Income M.D., whose mission is to help physicians navigate the world of personal finance and real estate investing.
John Del Piero
Vice President of Global eDiscovery Solutions, Lighthouse
John Del Piero is a prolific investor, advisor, and executive in early to mid stage professional services companies.
John is currently the Vice President of Global eDiscovery Solutions at Lighthouse, a legal technology consulting firm. As a sales executive and shareholder, John fostered 65x growth of the company over 10 years, developing deep integrated partnerships with law firms and Fortune 500 corporations.
As an investor, John was an advisor, shareholder and board member of a rapidly growing mobile development company, App Partner Development, that was eventually acquired by UiPath, a multi-billion dollar process automation company.
John also co-founded an alternative energy and diamond fabrication research and development firm, IOP Technologies, that was funded by both NASA and the NSF. The business was later acquired by a private group of investors.
John holds a B.S. in Engineering Science and Economics from Vanderbilt University.
Founder and Advisor
Experienced with both startup growth and fundraising, Ilya has led significant expansion efforts and was previously named among the “52 Hottest New Stars in Silicon Valley.”
Ilya Tokhner formerly served as CEO of Alpha Investing for nearly four years. He now advises the firm on business development and strategic partnerships.
Ilya was named among the “52 Hottest New Stars in Silicon Valley” by Business Insider in 2014. Prior to Alpha Investing, Ilya was the first employee and Head of Business Development at AnyPerk, a Y-Combinator company. Ilya was instrumental in taking the company from zero to over $2M in annual recurring revenue and built a team of 55 in just 2 1/2 years.
Prior to AnyPerk, Ilya headed Business Development at Bina Technologies, a Stanford spin off venture, which has raised $17.2M in funding. Prior to Bina, Ilya worked in International Sales at Boeing.
Ilya holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University and a B.S. in International Business, Magna Cum Laude, Cal State Long Beach.
Co-founder & Advisor
Ross Reagan is a co-founder and advisor of Alpha Investing and previously served as the firm’s Managing Director for nearly four years.
Ross has 10 years of private equity and investment experience. He has participated in over $500 million dollars in real estate investment transactions and has worked in sales, management, acquisitions, and dispositions. He currently manages investor funds in a number of private equity asset classes and consults with hedge funds and private managers. He also serves as an advisor to Alpha Investing.
During his tenure as Managing Director, Ross oversaw investments for Alpha Investing, including investor and sponsor relationships, investment analysis, and business strategy. He holds both the Series 7 and Series 66 securities licenses.
Prior to Alpha Investing, Ross was consultant to top-tier private equity firms, including Blackstone, BlackRock and Caymus, helping source and analyze commercial real estate and private equity investments. In 2013, he helped lead a real estate sales team that Wall Street Journal ranked #9 in the country.
Ross is a licensed CA Real Estate Broker, IRONMAN triathlete, Real Estate Entrepreneur and Investor. He holds a B.S. in Finance, Real Estate and Entrepreneurship from Cal State Long Beach.
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