PETROS PACE FINANCE HIRES DUSTIN GABRIEL AS VICE PRESIDENT OF ORIGINATIONS
Gabriel brings over a decade of experience in commercial real estate finance to new role
AUSTIN, TEXAS (May 2, 2018) — Petros PACE Finance, LLC announced today 10-year commercial real estate veteran Dustin Gabriel has been named Vice President of Originations, strengthening its business development team as the company continues to expand nationally.
In his new role, Mr. Gabriel will join one of the national leaders in commercial real estate lending dedicated to C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing. He is the newest addition to the originations team and joins Senior Vice President Jake Kelley who joined Petros last year.
“As the PACE market continues its rapid growth in 2018, we are expanding our team accordingly and thrilled to have Dustin on board,” said Petros CEO Mansoor Ghori. “His considerable experience in real estate financing makes him a perfect fit for our team and is a great endorsement of our strategy and ambition.”
Mr. Gabriel joins Petros from Bank of the Ozarks, where he oversaw the construction and operations of a national loan portfolio for 7.2 million square feet valued at $2.3 billion in commercial real estate.
Prior to Bank of the Ozarks, he worked at Commercial Real Estate Investment Management where he was responsible for commercial real estate asset management, leasing, disposition, finance and operations. He is also a former strategy and research consultant at Cicero Group.
Mr. Gabriel is a graduate of Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management and holds an MPA with an emphasis in finance from the Romney Institute.
He will be based in Dallas, Texas.
Petros PACE Finance
Austin-based Petros PACE Finance, LLC is a leading financier of long-term capital for C-PACE. The principals of Petros PACE—Mansoor Ghori, Jim Stanislaus, and Tommy Deavenport—have executive level expertise in all critical aspects for C-PACE: Commercial lending, structured finance, debt fund management, and direct long-term institutional investor relationships.