Ivan is the Founder and a Principal of Roundstone Funding. Mr. Hernandez is responsible for the origination, structuring, underwriting and placement of senior debt, mezzanine debt and equity financing opportunities for commercial & industrial customers. Mr. Hernandez has been involved in the sourcing and closing of well in excess of $400 million in senior and mezzanine debt for Hotels, Office and Multifamily properties nationwide. Prior to founding Roundstone, Ivan was managing director at the Investment Banking firm AFC Realty Capital, where he executed senior debt & mezzanine transactions, primarily on behalf of Hotel Sponsors and Principals. Mr. Hernandez is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of New York, a member of the Secured Finance Network, the New York Institute of Credit (NYIC), Garden State Credit Associates and the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA).
George is a Principal at Roundstone Funding. With a planning and policy background, George began his career in city government and consulting in the New York and, later in New Jersey Markets. He then transitioned his background into a two-decade career in the Insurance Industry, eventually becoming CFO of UFA, an international fraternal life Insurance company, where he was responsible for all commercial property acquisitions, whole loans, securities purchases and well as portfolio management. George then began an entrepreneurial career that led him to startup and subsequent sale of a number of international management and marketing firms for the global export and import industry. George currently leads Roundstone in the Southwest Market. George holds a Undergraduate degree in History from Rutgers University as well as a MCRP Graduate degree also, from Rutgers University. His passion for finance, history and film has lead to an additional role as treasurer of the New Mexico Film Foundation.