Senior VP of Acquisitions & Business Development
Dean Stambules is the Senior Vice President of Acquisitions at Sage Investments. In this role, Dean leads the company’s business development team, with responsibility for securing third-party management contracts and identifying attractive investment opportunities.
An integral part of the investments and business development team since he joined Sage in 2014, Dean was instrumental in rebuilding Sage’s investment model and has been involved in nearly all of Sage’s new business related to acquisitions and third-party management contracts since that time.
Prior to his current role, Dean was the Vice President of Acquisitions for Sage, where he had significant responsibility for identifying value enhancement opportunities, optimizing capital structures and execution of the business plan through disposition. Throughout his time with Sage, Dean has had oversight of both the analyst team and the final underwriting and quantitative/qualitative analysis for new investment and management opportunities.
Before joining Sage, Dean was as an Analyst at Hunter Hotel Advisors where he worked in the Capital Markets division and focused on the underwriting and placement of hotel real estate debt and equity. Prior to that, he served as an Associate at Welsh Chester Galiney Matone, a consulting firm in Northern New Jersey, where he developed a strong foundation in real estate valuation for all commercial property types.
Dean graduated with honors from Denison University where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and was also the recipient of The Kussamaul Award, which is given to the Denison student “who has contributed the most to the local community during their four years.” Dean remains active in his local community and is also a member of the Young Hospitality Investment Professionals group (YHIP).