EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT & Chief Operating Officer
Kenneth Lombard is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Seritage. Prior to joining Seritage’s executive team, Mr. Lombard served on Seritage’s Board of Trustees and was President of MacFarlane Partners where he was responsible for its real estate investment management business and served on the firm’s investment and senior management committees.
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL
Matthew Fernand is the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Seritage. Prior to joining Seritage, Mr. Fernand was a partner in Sidley Austin LLP’s Real Estate Group, where he practiced from 2005 to 2015 and focused on the financing, development, acquisition and disposition, and leasing of commercial properties and the formation of real estate joint ventures and partnerships.
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF LEASING AND OPERATIONS
Mary Rottler is the Executive Vice President of Leasing and Operations of Seritage. Prior to joining Seritage, Ms. Rottler served as the Vice President of Real Estate at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., (NYSE: WMT). In this capacity she was responsible for overseeing all facets of new store development in the eastern half of the United States and delivered approximately 350 new stores per year. Prior to that time she was the Vice President for Realty Supplier Management and Compliance. She joined Wal-Mart in 2001.
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF DEVELOPMENT AND CONSTRUCTION
James Bry is the Executive Vice President, Development and Construction of Seritage. Prior to joining Seritage, Mr. Bry was the Senior Vice President, Development & Construction at Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO) from 2006 to 2015 where he oversaw development and redevelopment of approximately six million square feet of its shopping malls, community centers and urban retail properties.
Senior Vice President Leasing and Development
Maurice Funes is Senior Vice President, Leasing and Development. He previously served as Vice President of Real Estate for AMC Theatres, where he was responsible for acquisitions, renovations and procurement of new theatres. Prior to that, he led the eastern half of the US Real Estate division for JCPenney, where he spent 15 years in various positions including store expansions, new store growth, renovations and disposition of non-core real estate holdings, and managed a portfolio of more than 50M square feet.
Senior Vice President Development
Chris Mrozinski is the Senior Vice President, Development at Seritage where he oversees retail development across the portfolio. Prior to joining Seritage, Mr. Mrozinski was Vice President at Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI) where he oversaw the development and redevelopment of regional shopping malls and power centers. Mr. Mrozinski has developed retail, office, and medical office properties and was actively involved in the entitlement, leasing, development, public financing and construction of these projects.
Senior Vice President & Real Estate Counsel
Nino Cammalleri is Senior Vice President & Real Estate Counsel at Seritage. He serves on the management team and oversees the legal side of leasing activity while also contributing on development and land use matters. Prior to joining Seritage, Mr. Cammalleri was a partner at the law firm of Cole Schotz where his practice focused on the acquisition, disposition, leasing and development of commercial and mixed use properties.
Executive Vice President of Investments
Andrew Galvin is the Executive Vice President of Investments. Prior to joining Seritage, he served as Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer at Centennial Real Estate and held investment positions at Rouse Properties, GGP, and Vornado Realty Trust.
EVP and Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Lombard served as Chief Accounting Officer at Seritage before being promoted to Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Seritage, Ms. Lombard was the Chief Accounting Officer of Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE: GPT). There she was responsible for all of the financial reporting and accounting activities and worked closely with the treasury, tax, investor relations and capital markets teams. Ms. Lombard is a CPA.
Senior Vice President of Development
Eric Dinenberg is the Senior Vice President of Mixed Use and Premier Properties since 2019. Prior to joining Seritage, Eric served as Executive Vice President of Development and Operations at Brookfield Properties, overseeing all aspects of development and construction, new investments, and day-to-day operations. Preceding Brookfield, Eric lead Development and Operations efforts at Vornado Realty Trust. Eric is an active member of ICSC and the NextGen Leadership Network.