RICHARD G. SESLER, Founding Partner
Mr. Sesler (“Dick”) is a co-founder of Centerlane Capital, helps lead the overall strategic direction of the firm and is a member of its Investment Committee. Prior, he was a founding principal of Guggenheim Real Estate with responsibilities for capital raising and identification of local operating partners. He also served on the firm’s investment committee. Prior to joining Guggenheim, Mr. Sesler was Managing Partner of Faison Capital Advisors, serving as fiduciary managing real estate assets on behalf of tax-exempt investors, foreign institution and high net worth individuals. During his 35 year real estate career, Mr. Sesler has acquired on behalf of clients a diverse universe of real estate assets, including non-performing properties, discounted notes, mezzanine loans, CMBS and CDO’s, development joint ventures and limited partnership interests. He has been the founding partner of three real estate investment and finance organizations in addition to co-founding Centerlane Capital. Mr. Sesler is the founder of Camp Blue Skies Foundation, a 501(c) 3 non-profit whose mission is to enhance the lives of adults with developmental disabilities through recreation, socialization and life skills education. Mr. Sesler is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University with an MBA from Washington University of St. Louis.