Mr. Lester brings considerable experience in the real estate and investment banking markets to Steignet with his background including a decade at Lehman Brothers where he worked in Corporate Strategy, Investment Banking, and Wealth & Asset Management. He is an expert on property valuations, creative deal structuring and asset management. Mr. Lester has owned, operated or advised various real estate companies that have developed, managed, and/or repositioned over 350 residential units in NY, CT, and NJ and advised on several billion of engagements globally.
Andrew was subsequently instrumental in a variety of real estate and investment firms including a position as COO of multi-billion-dollar proprietary trading platform Quad Capital, CPEX, San Silencio, and CAMS Global Group.
He earned a BA in Economics from Yale and subsequently a Masters in Real Estate Development from NYU.