Director of Investments
Chad DeBolt, as Director of Investments, is fully immersed in all aspects of Saxum’s investment strategy including targeting acquisitions, securing financing, raising capital, managing fund assets and executing development.
Chad’s experience brings a diverse skill set to the firm which leverages over 13 years of experience trading multiple fixed income instruments across the mortgage and rates markets at three of the largest banks in the world. Over his trading tenure, he remained consistently profitable and a trusted client liquidity provider throughout the most volatile financial markets. His versatile skill set includes risk analysis, financial modeling, debt underwriting, and asset management. Client connectivity was also a core strength utilized to execute across a diverse selection of the largest institutional investors in the world. Clients included money managers, insurance companies, bank portfolios, pension funds, REITs, GSEs, hedge funds, originators, servicers and sovereign wealth funds with numerous trips overseas to Japan, China, Korea, Hong Kong, Europe and the Middle East.
Coupled with his trading background, Chad always had an affinity to the real estate market based on construction management and development experience in college, and also due to trading financial assets utilized to fund real estate assets over the past decade. Building on his growing skill set and interest in real estate, over the past five years Chad has actively acquired, managed and invested in several real estate deals through numerous vehicles across multiple geographies.
Chad is a graduate of Notre Dame with an MBA and a B.S. in Civil Engineering.