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Fadel Lawandy

Associate Professor, Director, Hoag Center for Real Estate and Finance
Clinical Faculty
The George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics
Expertise: Corporate Finance; Investments; Valuations; Real Estate Finance; Real Estate Forecast
Office Location: Beckman Hall 308B
Phone: 714-289-3157
Education:
Chapman University, Bachelor of Science
Norwich University, Master of Business Admin.

Biography

Mr. Lawandy has twenty five years of experience in the financial industry with expertise in banking, credit management, commercial/residential real estate acquisition and financing, business lending, mergers and acquisitions, quantitative and qualitative analysis and research, and portfolio Management.

Retired as a Portfolio Manager from Morgan Stanley Smith Barney in 2009, Fadel joined the George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics, Chapman University. He serves as the Director of the C. Larry Hoag Center for Real Estate and Finance and the Janes Financial Center, and as an Associate Professor of Finance and Real Estate. Mr. Lawandy also served as Managing Director of HW Financial Group and Co-Founder/Past President of HW Capital Partners.

Mr. Lawandy has been a member of CFA Society of Orange County for the past 14 years, and an active member of CFA Institute. He is a two-term Chairman and past president of CFA Society of Orange County.

Mr. Lawandy holds a B.S. B.A. –Finance and International Business from the George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics, Chapman University, and an MBA from Norwich University.

Mr. Lawandy enjoys volunteering with nonprofit organizations to help his community to be a better place to live and work. He serves on the board of advisers for the Walt Disney Chapter Order of DeMolay, and the Treasurer of Anaheim Masonic Lodge. He is also a Professional Service Responder with the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.