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David Rice

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Bobby Fijan

Partner

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Kevin Michals

Managing Partner

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David Blumenfeld

Managing Partner

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Ajay Raju

Partner, Chief Evangelist

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David Blumenfeld

Managing Partner

David's real estate development career spans over 25 years and includes both new constructions and renovation projects for residential, retail, office, and mixed-use. His experience includes apartments, condominiums, independent senior living communities, student housing, mixed-use projects, office, and lifestyle properties. David has acquired and/or developed 4 million sq ft across all asset classes representing over $500 million in transactions and management that includes a Real Estate Equity Fund which he conceived.

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Bobby Fijan

Partner

Bobby has over 10 years of experience working in startup ventures with the last 5 years spent in real estate. Mr. Fijan is responsible for the strategic direction of the company, acquisitions, and has oversight of all functions related to development from approvals to stabilization. Prior to Cross, Bobby designed a system to analyze sports betting patterns and worked for a consulting firm. He received a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Kevin Michals

Managing Partner

Kevin has over 15 years experience in investments and capital placement. Kevin has been closely involved in real estate transactions that span millions of square feet, valued at hundreds of millions, and across all asset classes. His experience ranges from fund raising to acquisitions to structuring financing (debt and equity) to tax credits, leasing and property management. Kevin graduated cum laude with a degree in Accounting from the University of Illinois - Champaign Urbana.

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Ajay Raju

Partner, Chief Evangelist

Ajay is the firm's Partner and Chief Evangelist. Responsible for enhancing Cross Properties' role in the environments in which we operate, Ajay acts as a liaison among stakeholder communities and as a strategic guru shaping the firm's culture and mission.

Ajay also serves as CEO and Chairman of Philadelphia-based law firm Dilworth Paxson, manages the venture fund 215 Capital, and with his wife Pamela oversees the multifaceted philanthropic mission of the Raju Foundation. Ajay is a member of numerous civic boards including, among others, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, the Philadelphia Fringe, and Philadelphia Works.

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David Rice

Partner

David has over 7 years of experience working in startup ventures with the last 5 years spent in real estate. Mr. Rice is responsible for the strategic direction of the company and acquisitions, and has oversight of all capital markets and deal structuring. Prior to Cross, David studied theology at Westminster Theological Seminary and Economics, Hebrew and Greek at the University of Pennsylvania where he received a B.S. from the Wharton School.