Our Team

David Y. Monassebian

David Y. Monassebian

CEO, Founder and Managing Member

 

David Monassebian is the founder and principal of Envision.  Prior to founding Envision, Mr. Monassebian spent over 15 years as an attorney handling real estate, corporate and financial transactions at major New York City law firms, including Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner LLP, Thelen LLP and Robinson & Cole LLP.  Mr. Monassebian advised many US institutional lenders, including Citibank, N.A., Bank of America, N.A., Credit Suisse and Cantor Commercial Real Estate, regarding financing of large commercial real estate transactions throughout the United States.

Mr. Monassebian also holds a real estate broker’s license and has been actively engaged in real estate transactions as a principal and investor for over 10 years.  During 2012-2017, the companies managed by Mr. Monassebian have purchased over $73 million worth of commercial real estate throughout the United States, including retail, office and industrial properties.

Mr. Monassebian received his law degree from Boston University in 1999, graduating with honors, and an undergraduate degree in International Relations from Tufts University in 1995, with honors.

Luke Reetz

Luke Reetz

VP of Acquisitions
Co-Director of Investor Relations

 

Luke joined Envision in April 2015 and has over 12 years of experience in raising capital for non-profit and real estate ventures alike. He has been actively engaged in real estate transactions as a principal and investor for over 4 years. He has been instrumental in structuring the acquisition of over $51 million in office, retail, and flex space for the firm.

Currently, Mr. Reetz oversees the acquisition and management of assets in Envision’s portfolio as well as many of Envision’s capital relationships. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Benedictine College in Atchison, KS.

An active weightlifter, music enthusiast, and traveler, Luke lives in Denver with his wife and 5 children.

Robert Helman

Robert Helman

VP of Acquisitions
Co-Director of Investor Relations

 

Dr. Helman has been actively engaged in real estate transactions as a principal and investor for over 12 years.  During 2005-2009, Dr. Helman was involved in the acquisition and rehabilitation of more than 10 single family homes in Baltimore, MD, and thereafter, Dr. Helman has been an active partner in several real estate acquisitions completed by Envision’s affiliates.

Dr. Helman is an American Board of Emergency Medicine certified physician and has held the position as head Emergency Medicine at several medical centers since 2007, including as the current head of CityMD in Great Neck, NY, the Chairman – Department of Emergency Medicine at Peninsula Hospital Center, Far Rockaway, New York (2010-2011), Attending Physician – Good Samaritan Hospital, Suffern, New York (MedExcel) (2009-2010), and Associate Director, then as Chairman and as Director of Urgent Care, at Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York (formerly Victory Memorial Hospital) (2005-2009).

Dr. Helman earned his medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine in 1997.  Dr. Helman has had several academic distinctions and positions, including instructor of Clinical Emergency Medicine at New York Medical College from 1999-2006, and has been a visiting professor at St. George’s University School of Medicine since 2003.

Dalia Monassebian

Dalia Monassebian

Head of UK Business Development and Investor Relations

 

Dalia Monassebian has over 10 years of experience in entrepreneurship, business development and real estate transactions.

Dalia has been involved with Envision since inception, providing transaction support, assistance with procuring debt and equity and evaluations of potential acquisitions. Dalia is currently licensed in New York as a real estate salesperson.

Prior to founding her own brand, Dalia started up Prema Naturals, Inc., a HBA import, distribution and consulting company. Her expertise in ethno botanic plant science and Vedic medicine later led to the development of projects at international laboratories and manufacturing facilities in the UK and Europe. The business grew to create innovative plant based formulations for large scale production and became a provider of branded products that were sold to global consumers, independents and retail chains like Whole Foods Market. Dalia conducted her graduate studies in ethnobotany and Ayurvedic medicine in New Delhi and completed her post graduate studies at The University of Oxford, Said Business School.

Ariel Fefer

Ariel Fefer

Co-Director of Investor Relations

 

Ariel M. Fefer has been actively engaged in real estate transactions as an advisor to Envision for over 3 years, assisting with the sourcing of on and off market transactions, debt and equity.  Prior to joining Envision, from 2005 until the present time, Ariel served as the founder and principal of Adride Advertising, LLC, a New York based advertising company specializing in high-impact, interactive outdoor mobile advertising and marketing solutions for various types of businesses, and was also the founder of two previous start-up companies in the technology sector, which he established, grew and later sold.

Ariel is tri-lingual in English, Hebrew and Spanish and received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing and Economy from Tel Aviv Open University 1997.  In 1989-1992 Ariel served in the Israeli Defense Force as a Lieutenant and as a Platoon Commander, Combat & Operational Service.  Ariel is also a licensed pilot (Israeli Civil Aviation Administration – 2004).

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