Christiane Hepfer - Founder and President
Christiane Hepfer is the Founder and President of International Capital. Within the last·35 years, she has consummated more than $325 Million in real estate transactions.
Christiane is in charge of real estate acquisitions, dispositions, asset management and strategic planning for European investors. Christiane is fluent in both German and English and conducts business in both languages.
Andreas K. Bremer, CCIM - Partner & EVP
Andreas K. Bremer joined the company as its Chief Financial Officer in October of 2002. Andreas has over 20 years of financial and general management experience with extensive knowledge of corporate finance and commercial lending and holds a degree as CCIM. He is responsible for all financial aspects of the company’s operations. Before joining International Capital, Andreas was the Chief Financial Officer of ATLASwerks®, a leading communication software company in Dallas, acted as Corporate Finance consultant at McKinsey & Co. and served as VP Finance & Treasurer at Paging Network, Inc. He started his career at COMMERZBANK AG in Germany and spent seven of the 13-year tenure at the company’s New York and Atlanta offices. Andreas received a law degree from the Johannes-Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany. He serves on the boards of Behringer Harvard Opportunity REIT II, Inc. and as Chairman of the German International School in Dallas.
Steven W. Partridge, CCIM - Chief Financial Officer
Steve began his career in the audit division of the Dallas office of Arthur Andersen & Company immediately after graduating with a Bachelor of Accountancy and Masters of Accountancy from the University of Mississippi. He is a licensed CPA in the states of Texas and Mississippi and has over 25 years of financial, accounting, and asset management experience in the commercial real estate industry. Additionally, Steve has achieved his CCIM and RPA designations. Steve is responsible for all accounting, reporting, cash management, systems and controls for the company and its investors. Prior to joining International Capital in June 2015, Steve was the CFO of Tricom Real Estate Group and Coyote Management, LP, both commercial real estate owners and managers, as well as Vice President of Asset Management , asset manager, and Director of Finance for Lend Lease Real Estate Investments, Inc. Steve also currently serves as an independent director for TIER REIT, Inc., since 2003, and is chairman of the audit committee; TIER owns and manages over 10 million SF of commercial office buildings in the U.S.
Martina Crevecoeur, CCIM - Vice President Acquisitions/Dispositions
Martina Crevecoeur joined International Capital in 1999. Previously she worked for a consulting engineers company in Essen/Germany where she was in charge of personnel matters for the firm's large free-lance consultant pool for more than 6 years. Martina studied at the University of Houston in the late 1980s and was ready for a return to the US when offered a position with IC. Today Ms. Crevecoeur holds a degree as CCIM, has a Texas Real Estate license and is responsible for International Capital's acquisition and disposition of income properties. Being English/German bi-lingual, she is also a senior liaison for German-speaking foreign investors.
Peter Geier - Director of Business Development
Peter Geier joined International Capital as Private Placement Specialist in October 2005. He is responsible for developing new and enhancing existing relationships with high net-worth individuals and consultants. Peter has over 20 years of management experience, building and maintaining strategic relationships with leaders from large corporations and entrepreneurs in the high tech industry. Being bi-lingual English/German, he is the primary liaison for German-speaking foreign investors.
David G. Nunley - Director of Management Services
David G. Nunley joined the team in September 2013 as Director of Management Services for International Capital, LLC. David has over 15 years’ experience in commercial property management and construction supervision. He is responsible for overseeing a portfolio of properties including office, retail, industrial, medical, land tracts and residential uses. His duties include the supervision of property management, tenant improvement construction, leasing coordination, property tax consulting, and property insurance procurement as well as lease negotiation and tenant relations. Before joining International Capital, David served as General Manager for Younan Properties Inc. where he was responsible for a large portfolio of multiple commercial properties and supervision of the properties management staff. David holds a Real Property Administrator designation from the Building Owners and Managers Institute.
Ron Thomas - Director of Consulting Services and Land Development
Ron is part of the company since June 2007 and is responsible for identifying and analyzing new land investments, as well as consulting on current projects including highest and best use analysis and future marketing strategies. Ron has over 35 years of experience in Commercial real estate, with the past 15 years in the Dallas / Fort Worth market.·He excels in a broad range of roles including investment sales, acquisitions, and consulting along with bankruptcy advisory and expert witness services. Since 2014 Ron serves also as Vice President - Commercial on the Prosper Developers Council Board of Directors. Ron was Vice President of Nations Bank (subsequently Bank of America) with the responsibility of marketing and disposition of over $250 Millions of bank-owned commercial real estate in the Texas region.
Sandra Bauer - Investor Liaison Manager
In June 2011 Sandra Bauer joined the ICI team in Dallas as Office Manager. Sandra, a native German from Ingolstadt (Bavaria), and her family moved to the US in 2005 due to her husband’s job. She lived in Minnesota and Maryland before settling down in Texas in 2007 to raise their two daughters. Mrs. Bauer received an education in Travel & Tourism in Germany and is excited to act as the first point of contact in the Dallas office for all our domestic and international clients.