Strategic Office Partners Team

Peter M.Tubesing

President & Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Tubesing is the President and Chief Investment Officer of Strategic Office Partners.

Previously, he served as Managing Director of Gramercy Property Trust, where he held a broad portfolio of responsibilities including acquisitions, asset management, and leading joint venture investments.

Prior to joining Gramercy in 2006, Mr. Tubesing was an Investment Officer at Divcowest Properties, LLC. He began his career with the real estate advisory practice of Ernst & Young. Mr. Tubesing received a Bachelor of Arts in History from Yale University.

AMANDA FULLER ZAKHAROV

Senior Vice President, Acquisitions

Mrs. Zakharov, CFA serves as Senior Vice President of Acquisitions at Strategic Office Partners.

Previously, Mrs. Zakharov was Vice President of Gramercy Property Trust, where she focused on Acquisitions for the Strategic Office Partners joint venture with TPG Real Estate. Prior to Gramercy, Mrs. Zakharov was Vice President of the net lease real estate group at Angelo, Gordon & Co. Prior to joining Angelo, Gordon, Mrs. Zakharov was an Associate on the investments team at W. P. Carey & Co.

Mrs. Zakharov received a B.S. in Finance and Accounting and a M.A. in Food Studies from New York University.

JAKE MOTA

Senior Vice President, Head of Asset Management and Leasing

Jake Mota joined SOP in 2019 and is Senior Vice President, Head of Asset Management and Leasing.

In this role he is responsible for all aspects of asset level operations with oversight responsibilities for the property management, leasing and property level capital expenditure functions.

Mr. Mota was most recently Senior Director of Investment Management at CBRE Global Investors with responsibility for a portfolio of large office assets throughout the United States. Previously, he served as the leader of a family office real estate platform responsible for firm oversight, investment management and investor relations. He has also held various acquisition, asset management, finance and leasing roles at Tishman Speyer and Maguire Properties. He began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Mr. Mota earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics-Accounting from Claremont McKenna College.

KRISTI HADLAND

Senior Operations Manager

Ms. Hadland serves as Senior Operations Manager at Strategic Office Partners.

Previously, Ms. Hadland oversaw a portfolio of Class A office assets for Stockdale Capital Partners. Prior to Stockdale, she oversaw a portfolio of office and industrial assets for Transwestern. She began her career with CBRE, where she served as a Project Manager on the Group Health Medical account managing various major capital projects.

Ms. Hadland received a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences from the University of Washington.

DIEGO ALMARAL

Associate

Mr. Almaral serves as an associate for Strategic Office Partners.

Prior to joining Strategic Office Partners, Diego was an Investment analyst at Gramercy Property Trust, where he focused on acquisitions for the Strategic Office Partners joint venture with TPG Real Estate. Prior to joining Gramercy, Mr. Almaral completed several internships in real estate, gaining experience in acquisitions, construction, and development.

He holds an M.S. in Engineering Management and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Cornell University with a graduate minor in Real Estate Finance from The Baker Program at Cornell University.

EUGENE GOLUBCHIK

Investment Analyst

Mr. Golubchik serves as Investment Analyst at Strategic Office Partners.

Previously, Mr. Golubchik was an Acquisitions Analyst for Beekman REIM and Pink Stone Capital Group, where he focused on opportunistic equity investments throughout the Greater New York City area. Additionally, he held various internships in acquisitions, asset management, and development with REITs, luxury condominium developers, and multi-family operators.

Mr. Golubchik holds an M.S. in Real Estate Development from Columbia University and a BBA in Finance from Montclair State University.

Alex Elbogen

Investment Analyst

Mr. Elbogen serves as Investment Analyst at Strategic Office Partners. Prior to joining Strategic Office Partners, Alex served as an Intern at HFF (Now part of JLL) in Los Angeles and San Diego where he focused on Investment Advisory and Debt Placement services. He holds a B.S. in Finance and Entrepreneurship from the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona.

Board Members

Peter M.Tubesing

President & Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Tubesing is the President and Chief Investment Officer of Strategic Office Partners.

Previously, he served as Managing Director of Gramercy Property Trust, where he held a broad portfolio of responsibilities including acquisitions, asset management, and leading joint venture investments.

Prior to joining Gramercy in 2006, Mr. Tubesing was an Investment Officer at Divcowest Properties, LLC. He began his career with the real estate advisory practice of Ernst & Young. Mr. Tubesing received a Bachelor of Arts in History from Yale University.

AVI BANYASZ

Board Member

Avi Banyasz is a Partner and Co-Head of TPG Real Estate and is based in New York. Prior to joining TPG Real Estate in 2011, Mr. Banyasz served as a Managing Principal of Westbrook Partners. At Westbrook, Mr. Banyasz had primary responsibility for investing in the United States, but additionally spent several years focused on Westbrook's Western European business. Prior to his 13-year tenure at Westbrook, Mr. Banyasz worked at Bear Stearns & Co. Mr. Banyasz received a B.S. degree in Economics and Finance, with High Distinction, from the University of Toronto. Mr. Banyasz serves on the Boards of Directors of Enlivant, of which he is Chairman; TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. (NYSE: TRTX), of which he is Chairman; Strategic Office Partners; Strive Communities; and B2R Partners.

TRIPP JOHNSON

Board Member

Tripp Johnson is a Partner based in Atlanta. Prior to joining TPG Real Estate in 2011, Mr. Johnson was a Vice President with Fortress Investment Group in the real estate group of the Fortress Credit Funds. Prior to Fortress, Mr. Johnson worked in the acquisitions group with SL Green Realty Corp. He holds a B.S. degree in Finance and Marketing, with Distinction, from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. Mr. Johnson serves on the Boards of Directors of Enlivant Senior Housing and Strategic Office Partners.

JACOB MULLER

Board Member

Mr. Muller is a Principal of TPG based in New York. Before joining TPG Real Estate in 2013, Mr. Muller worked in the Investment Banking Division and Real Estate Private Equity (MSREF) group of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Muller graduated summa cum laude from Yeshiva University, where he received a B.A. in Economics. Mr. Muller currently serves on the Board of Directors of Strategic Office Partners.