Anderson Roberts Financial is a short term private lender specializing in commercial real estate properties. Our dedicated team provides a depth of knowledge and experience unmatched by most real estate lenders. Our efforts are magnified by the many industry contacts, advisors and colleagues involved in our business, many of whom are former or current real estate professionals.
Kenneth Edwards, Advisor
Kenneth Edwards retired from Bank of America (San Francisco) where he served as Group Executive Vice President of the Commercial Real Estate Services Group. This encompassed a multi-billion dollar loan portfolio, and his responsibilities included management and direction of all aspects of secured and unsecured real estate lending on a nationwide basis. Ken also served as the Chief Financial Officer for Woodcrest Development in Orange County, California. Prior to this he held positions of increasing responsibilities within the Real Estate Industries Group of Wells Fargo Bank, including Senior Credit Officer. He served as the independent director for Bridger Commercial Funding from 1998-2010. After retirement he became active with a local homeless organization and served eights years on the Board. He was the Board member responsible for the development of four building projects.
Michael Sapuppo, Advisor
Michael Sapuppo is a 35 year veteran of commercial real estate finance and development business. Currently, he is a development partner in a 2,000+ unit affordable housing portfolio. In this capacity, he arranged tax-exempt debt and low-income housing tax credit equity for 15 affordable, rental housing developments. As the portfolio matures, Michael is involved in the sale, refinance and re-syndication options for the developments. Prior to Michael's tenure in the development business, he was a Vice President with a San Francisco based multi-family mortgage firm. He arranged Government insured debt financing of approximately $500MM for multi-family developments nationwide. He started his career in the commercial real estate finance industry with Hartford National Bank (Connecticut) as a Commercial Real Estate Officer, as a Vice President with Barclays American Real Estate Finance (Connecticut), and as a Vice President with Krupp Mortgage Company (Boston). Michael is a graduate of Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut.