Team

Scott San FilippoScott San Filippo, Founding Principal
Mr. San Filippo is the Founder and Managing Principal of Praelium. He is an industry veteran with 30 years commercial real estate experience with more than $3.1B in closed transactions. In multiple companies he has been actively involved in the acquisition, financing, leasing, asset management, and disposition of more than 12 million SF of office, retail, industrial and hospitality assets. Prior to Praelium, Mr. San Filippo was a Partner with Greenlaw Partners, Irvine, CA, and prior to that served as the Chief Operating/Investment Officer for Crown Realty & Development in Newport Beach, CA.

 

Joe HanenJoey Hanen, Principal Partner
Mr. Hanen has over 30 years experience in acquisitions and dispositions, development, leasing, construction of office, industrial and residential real estate. Mr. Hanen served as a Senior Vice President Acquisitions / Dispositions for Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE: KRC) where he managed the strategic planning and implementation of all acquisitions and dispositions companywide. He has executed leases, acquisitions, dispositions, and financing transactions in excess of $4.0 billion in his career.

 

Matt GambettaMatt Gambetta, Principal Partner
Mr. Gambetta has over 25 years of financial and commercial real estate experience in acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, capital raising and development of office, industrial, self-storage, educational and hospitality properties. Mr. Gambetta started his career with PriceWaterhouseCoopers in Los Angeles and has worked with or for several public and private REITs and operators including RMR, Macerich, and Kilroy Realty. Mr. Gambetta spent the last 15 years in Honolulu acting as a principal acquiring value-add projects in the western US and Hawaii and recently relocated back to Newport Beach with his family. He has a degree in Economics from UC Santa Barbara and an MBA from University of Southern California.

 

Alan DibartolomeoAlan Dibartolomeo, Principal Partner
Mr. Dibartolomeo brings 35 years of institutional-grade management experience to Praelium. He has advised Legacy Partners Residential in developing large multi-family projects and ventured with BlackRock Real Estate in mixed-use urban infill. In the 1980s and ‘90s Mr. Dibartolomeo built teams and managed several million square feet of office in Southern California with Spieker Properties (NYSE: SPK) and Trammell Crow Company. He has been a guest lecturer at the USC Masters in Real Estate Development and USC Ross Minority Program in Real Estate, and has an MBA degree from Harvard University and a BA from UCLA.

 

Craig HenderliteCraig Henderlite, Partner
Mr. Henderlite brings a diverse background to Praelium with strong experience in both institutional commercial real estate investment and lending, and corporate tenant advisory. He was involved with over $3.0 billion in property transactions working in acquisition and asset management capacities at a regional investment fund. Prior to that, Mr. Henderlite worked in Wells Fargo’s Real Estate Banking group, focused on private equity firms and HNW clients. He was associated with over $1.0 billion in lending transactions and ongoing management of 50+ outstanding commitments. He earned dual degrees in finance and accounting and a real estate minor from the University of San Diego.

 

Cassidy San FilippoCassidy San Filippo, Partner
Ms. San Filippo is an accomplished Director of Communications with a passion for marketing and storytelling. She is skilled in leading multi-channel communications teams, building brand awareness and providing thought leadership, and uses her strong personal engagement style with brokers, analysts, investors, and executives. She is responsible for developing communication strategies that help advance the company’s efforts to catalyze broad impact through the sharing of effective ideas and practices. Ms. San Filippo brings excellent academics with a Bachelor’s degree from California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo.