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Etienne Locoh is founder and CEO of the Urban Century Group. He also acts as Managing Partner for Urban Century Capital Partners and Infinity Urban Century, the firm's two primary investment vehicles. With over 20 years of industry experience, Mr. Locoh brings the Company unique insights into asset selection, deal structuring, and investment management in up or down cycles. He has closed and managed directly over $3.5 billion in real estate related investments, including value-added property acquisitions and development ventures, distressed entity recapitalizations, and corporate private equity transactions.
Steven J. Kassin (“Steve”) founded Infinity Real Estate in 2005 and currently leads the company's development projects and investment ventures and oversees Infinity’s corporate platform. He is instrumental in the programming, design and execution of each project, and presides over multiple teams to reinvent properties and ensure they possess a unique and lasting quality. Under his stewardship, the company has managed over 75 properties and has transacted on over $2 billion of real estate related investments.
Ike Franco is Co-Founder and Principal of Infinity Group, which he co-founded in 2005 with Steve Kassin when the two partners formally joined forces and consolidated their respective companies and investments into one management platform. Mr. Franco is the driving force behind the Company’s diverse portfolio of premier retail-targeted brands. He serves as Managing Partner of Infinity Lifestyle Brands, the Group’s consumer product business and brand turn-around operating unit.
Mr. Rini is a senior adviser to Urban Century Group, and a member of its Executive Board. Mr. Rini has over 25 years of real estate investment experience in urban residential development, and he has been an industry leader in tax credit finance. He brings UCG tremendous insights into affordable housing and urban multi-family housing development. He provides strategic direction to the investment team and sits on the company's Investment Committee.
Mr. Busaidy is a senior adviser to Urban Century Group, and a member of its Executive Board. He brings an exceptional depth of expertise to UCG in large scale urban real estate investment, management and capitalization. He provides portfolio management and strategic direction to the investment team and sits on the company's Investment Committee.