Michael Browne is a co-founder of the General Partner and
a member of the Investment Committee at IMT Capital.
A graduate of Yale University, Michael has spent nearly two
decades in investment management, hedge funds, and
private equity. He oversees our investment policies and
procedures, financial reporting, performance analytics and
tax matters for the partnerships.
Prior to forming the IMT investment company, Michael was
the founder and chief investment officer of Browne
Partners, LLC, his family investment company. In 1997, he
founded Ocean Avenue Investors fund group—a $400 million
dollar private investment company—where he also served
as managing partner and co-chief investment officer.
Michael is a member of Environmental Defense Fund’s National Council, a former trustee of The Idaho Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, and a past trustee of the Urban School in San Francisco, California, and former president of the Board of Trustees of the Pioneer Montessori School in Ketchum, Idaho.
Bryan Scher is a co-founder of the General Partner and
a member of the Investment Committee at IMT Capital.
A University of California at Santa Barbara graduate and
California-licensed real estate broker, Bryan is responsible
for all property management activities for the fund
Bryan co-founded IMT Residential in 1992, and serves as its executive vice president and chief operating officer. Bryan is the primary architect of IMT Residential’s value-add team culture and brings vision and cohesion to our operational strategies for success. His people-oriented leadership style begins with a focus on recruiting, hiring, developing and retaining the best people in the business. He promotes an environment of collaboration and innovation in such areas as leading edge technology; sales and marketing; revenue management; resident service programs; and property performance, reporting, and analytics. Under Bryan’s stewardship, IMT Residential has grown from one employee and 43 apartment units under management to a nationally recognized leader with a reputation for excellence in the multifamily marketplace.
John Tesoriero is a co-founder of the General Partner and a
member of the Investment Committee at IMT Capital. John
uses his background as a successful developer of multifamily
communities in Southern California to oversee all construction
and renovation activities for the fund investments.
John founded IMT Residential’s predecessor, J.M. Tesoriero & Co. in 1987, and co-founded IMT Residential in 1992, where he served as its president and chief executive officer. John has grown IMT Residential from a small local property management company into a nationally recognized and vertically integrated apartment investor. His vision has been instrumental in IMT’s growth and has shaped the firm’s innovative property management strategies.
Cory Thabit is a graduate of Harvard College and has
over 20 years of experience acquiring, financing, and selling
multifamily assets throughout the United States. He is a
co-founder of the General Partner and a member of the
Investment Committee at IMT Capital. Cory oversees all
acquisitions, dispositions, and financing for fund investments.
Cory joined IMT Residential in 1996, serving as its executive vice president and chief investment officer responsible for sourcing, underwriting, closing acquisitions, and overseeing dispositions. IMT Residential’s multifamily portfolio has grown immensely under his leadership and disciplined investing.
David Tedesco has over 25 years of real estate development experience and holds a California and Arizona Real Estate Broker’s License. He joined IMT Residential in 1999 and oversees development activities across the nation—including site evaluation, acquisition, entitlement, design, and construction.
Nancy Heard has over 20 years of accounting, finance, and operations experience—including a Big 4 CPA public accounting background. She joined IMT Capital in 2012 and oversees accounting, financial reporting, audit, tax, cash management, capital calls, distributions, and special projects. A graduate of University of California at Santa Barbara, Nancy also is a California-licensed Certified Public Accountant.
Hani Abisaid joined IMT Capital in 2006 and is responsible for sourcing, negotiating, and closing acquisitions in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee. A Yale University graduate, Hani also holds California and Florida Real Estate Broker’s Licenses.
Before joining IMT Capital, Hani served in IMT
Residential’s capital transactions group, where he was involved in all aspects
of the deal process—including sourcing, negotiating, and closing acquisitions,
as well as supporting the disposition of over 3,000 units nationwide.
Erik Grimm joined IMT Capital in 2007 and is responsible for sourcing, negotiating, and closing acquisitions in California, Colorado and Arizona. A Harvard College graduate, Erik also holds a California Real Estate Broker’s License.
Andrew Wizenberg joined IMT Capital in 2008 and oversees asset management activities, due diligence coordination, and execution of fund acquisitions, dispositions, and financings. Andrew graduated from Columbia University.
Matthew Luft joined IMT Capital in 2011 and is responsible for sourcing, negotiating, and closing acquisitions in Texas. Matthew graduated from Harvard College.
David Giles joined IMT Capital in 2016 and assists the acquisitions group with sourcing, negotiating, and closing transactions in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee. David is a graduate of Florida International University.
Danny Frate joined IMT Capital in 2016 and assists the acquisitions group with sourcing, negotiating, and closing transactions in California, Colorado, and Arizona. Danny is a graduate of Harvard College and a CFA charterholder.
Tyler Pince joined IMT Capital in 2016 and assists with asset management activities, due diligence coordination, and execution of fund acquisitions, dispositions, and financings. Tyler is a graduate of Chapman University.
Austin Tesoriero joined IMT Capital in 2017 and assists the development and transactions groups with planning, design, and execution of renovation and capital improvement projects for both ground-up development and value-add investments. Austin has a B.A. from Southern Methodist University and an M.S. from the University of Southern California.