NAPLES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Halstatt Real Estate Partners, a real estate private equity firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of Sara Boyd as director of investor relations and Erin Elferdink as real estate analyst. These additions further strengthen Halstatt’s depth of experience, provide investors increased communication and transparency, and also meet the company’s core values and commitment to ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance).
“I am thrilled to welcome Sara and Erin to the Halstatt team. As a female-led organization, we believe that fostering a diverse and inclusive team not only aligns with our core values but enhances our investment outcomes and supports our commitment to ESG,” said Katie Sproul, chief executive officer, Halstatt. “As Halstatt continues to grow, we remain focused on developing our female talent, continuing to hire a diverse set of employees and providing opportunities to advance in the industry.”
Boyd has more than a decade of investor relations and fundraising experience. In this newly created role, she will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with institutional and family office investors and will help Halstatt continue to grow both in assets under management as well as diversifying across asset classes and geographies. Prior to joining Halstatt, she served as the director of investor relations at Graham Partners, a private equity firm specializing in industrial technology investments. She began her career in the Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs and earned her B.S. in Finance with a minor in international Business from Villanova University.
In her role as real estate analyst, Elferdink will be responsible for supporting investment initiatives, managing deal pipeline and financial modeling. She recently completed her Master of Science in Real Estate at University of Florida, where she also earned her undergraduate degree in Finance. While working on her Master’s she researched and published articles studying Florida real estate trends and held an internship at a residential leasing company and a title and escrow firm.
Halstatt’s commitment to ESG goes beyond hiring a diverse group of employees and includes the company’s philanthropic and charitable commitments made through the Halstatt Charitable Foundation. The Foundation leverages the time, talents and resources of the Sproul family along with the employees of Halstatt to support causes whose missions align with the vision statement of the foundation: “To live in a world where women are empowered and supported, our communities are strong and our environment is thriving.”
About Halstatt Real Estate Partners
Halstatt Real Estate Partners (“HREP”), a women-owned real estate private equity firm, has participated in the acquisition and development of over $1 billion in Southeast-based real estate assets since 2011. Founded by the Sproul family, based in Naples, Florida, and a proud part of the Barron Gift Collier legacy in Southwest Florida, HREP invests in middle-market, value-add, and opportunistic commercial and residential real estate projects. HREP works with best-in-class local and regional operating partners to maximize the value of its real estate investments. HREP invests alongside a cross-section of institutional limited partners from fund to fund including charitable foundations and endowments, domestic and international family offices, and corporate pension funds with a history of continuity. www.halstatt.com