Theodore (Ted) E. Gildred III
Ted continues the strong leadership founded by his father through his extensive experience in the real estate sector as both an investment banker at Morgan Stanley and as a former Vice President of Property Management with the Lomas Santa Fe Group. His background includes being a member of the Morgan Stanley European acquisition team with in depth experience in valuation, structuring and financing of prospective acquisition portfolios along with REIT M&A transactions. Ted holds a B.A. in History from Stanford University and an MBA in International Business and Finance from Columbia University.
Kristen Clement is CFO of The Lomas Santa Fe Group and BV Resorts. With over 20 years of public and private experience, she directs all of the company’s real estate finance and operations, reporting, tax and regulatory compliance, risk management and human resources. Responsible for acquisition structuring, financing and closing. Oversight of complex tax and estate planning, including 1031 transactions, trust creation and administration. Prior to joining the Lomas Santa Fe Group, Ms. Clement was the CFO of Capstone Advisors, Inc., a privately-held real estate investment company, Vice President of Guild Mortgage, one of the largest independent mortgage lenders in the U.S., and a Senior Auditor at Deloitte & Touche LLP focusing on providing exceptional service to banking, real estate and mortgage clients. She holds a BS from San Diego State University where she graduated Cum Laude and with honors from the Business School. She holds a CPA license (inactive) in California.
Bess Yang is the Accounting Manager for The Lomas Santa Fe Group and BV Resorts. She is responsible for the all accounting, financial statements, treasury management oversight of accounts receivable and accounts payable. She has a master’s degree in accounting. Ms. Yang has been working for LSFG since 1996.
Director of Projects
Marcos Caligaris is the Director of Projects of The Lomas Santa Fe Group and BV Resorts. Responsible for the daily operations, he oversees the human resources and operations in Baja California Sur Mexico. He has administrative experience for over 18 years in the United States and Mexico. He is currently a Sergeant in the United States Army and holds a Business degree from Cetys Universidad.