Mr. Lagios has nearly 25 years experience in real estate investments and involvement in nearly $1 billion of real estate (including hospitality) transactions. Prior to forming Stateide Capital Partners, Mr. Lagios was a partner at Fidelity-AMG Realty Partners, LLC where he acquired assets with offshore funds and a Principal of GC Capital Partners, LLC, a boutique real estate investment advisory firm representing GCC based investors acquiring real estate in the United States and Europe. Previous positions include Director of Sentinel Real Estate Investment Corp. where he established funds for Middle East based investors and Vice President of Investments and Counsel to ARC Properties, Inc./Tibor Pivko+Company and their affiliated REIT ARC Corporate Realty Trust.
Before entering the real estate business, he was an attorney with the Roseland, NJ law firm of Brach, Eichler where he practiced in the areas of real estate, REITs, taxation and workouts. Mr. Lagios is also a licensed NYS real estate broker and graduated from New York University with a BA with honors and holds a Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University and a Master of Laws (LL.M) degree in Taxation from New York University. Mr. Lagios is a member of the ICSC, Hellenic American Bankers Association and Arab Bankers Association of North America.
Mr. Lagios is also currently a Director of a public real estate company based overseas which acquires assets in the United States and Nike Equities, LLC a real estate development firm. See www.nikeequities.com
Prior to co-founding Stateside Capital Partners, Mrs. Khalil was a former director and the head of the Investment Advisory team at NBK Capital, the investment arm of National Bank of Kuwait. Prior to that, Mrs. Khalil was Vice President of the Investment Strategy team at HSBC, NY, providing asset allocation recommendations to the institution’s international private banking clients and worked as a credit analyst at Interaudi Bank, NY. Mrs. Khalil graduated from Adelphi University with a Master of Business Administration