Chief Operating Officer and Director of Business Development
Elizabeth Dahl is Chief Operating Officer and Director of Business Development at Aquamarine Investment Partners. Ms. Dahl managed efforts in the fundraise and close of the North American Real Asset Fund I, a US $1 Billion fund with first close in December 2015 of US $250 million. The fund targets inbound U.S. real assets for foreign investors with partially hedged characteristics for a stable cash-on-cash return.
Ms. Dahl led efforts to close an investment in a trophy office building in Manhattan located on Park Avenue. Additionally, she led the process to consummate a $200 million U.S. Real Estate joint venture with a multi-million dollar publicly held overseas corporation. Ms. Dahl oversaw the acquisition of a $166 million national student housing portfolio with over 3,000 units including site visits, financial diligence, project level negotiations, asset management, and arranging the financing with federal loan providers.
Prior to her time at Aquamarine Investment Partners, Ms. Dahl spent three years on the corporate side at Brooklyn Industries, a global brand where she managed a team within the finance arm. She managed $10 million in revenue and grew the bottom line 3% during her time there. Additionally, Ms. Dahl also supported buy side analytics, budget and P&L management, operations, and strategy.
Ms. Dahl graduated Cum Laude from New York University with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business. The Colorado native is based in New York, and has spent time living in San Diego, Saudi Arabia, and Prague.