ZACH HAPTONSTALL, MBA
CEO & CO-FOUNDER
Zach Haptonstall is the CEO and Co-Founder of Rise48 Equity. Zach's main responsibilities as CEO include overseeing all acquisitions, sourcing capital, and building strategic partnerships. He currently resides in Scottsdale, Arizona.
He is the Founder and President of ZH Multifamily and the Founder and President of The Phoenix Multifamily Association, a Phoenix-based organization that holds monthly speaking and networking events focused on apartment investing. Zach is also an official member of the Forbes Real Estate Council, and is a #1 Best Selling Co-Author of "Success Habits of Super Achievers."
Zach has been a licensed Real Estate Agent in Arizona since 2016. He is a former live television news anchor and sports reporter for Arizona PBS and co-hosted a show on Fox Sports Network Arizona.
Zach holds a Master of Business Administration from the Colangelo College of Business at Grand Canyon University, and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor's in Journalism and Mass Communication from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University.
ROBERT SZEWCZYK, DESIGNATED BROKER
CCO & CO-FOUNDER
Robert Szewczyk is the Chief Construction Officer and Co-Founder of Rise48 Equity. Robert's main responsibilities as CCO include overseeing all renovations on our assets by maintaining a heightened focus on quality and resident satisfaction. He currently resides in Paradise Valley, Arizona.
He is the Founder and Owner of R&A Real Estate Holdings and is an experienced Multifamily Apartment investor. He has been investing in real estate for over 16 years and has equitable ownership in apartments, mobile home parks and hotels within the US and internationally.
Robert has been a licensed Real Estate Broker in Arizona since 2009.
Robert holds a Master of Science in Architecture from Polytechnic University of Cracow, Poland. His degree in architecture allows him to work closely with developers while bringing extra knowledge to the construction process.
BIKRAN SANDHU, CPA
CFO & CO-FOUNDER
Bikran Sandhu is the CFO and Co-Founder of Rise48 Equity. Bikran's main responsibilities as CFO include overseeing all underwriting, operations, and financial planning for Rise48 Equity as well as all assets under management. He currently resides in Irvine, California.
Bikran has a professional background in audit and assurance services, management consulting services related to SOX compliance, and transactional accounting advisory services for Fortune 500 companies.
Bikran holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics and an emphasis in Accounting and graduated Cum Laude from the University of California, Irvine.
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING
Mrs. Haptonstall (née: Kriske) is a Co-Founder of ZH Multifamily. She is also the Co-Founder of The Phoenix Multifamily Association, a networking and education group for investors in Arizona. She has a passion for improving the quality of living for our tenants and works closely with our property management companies.
Mrs. Haptonstall's professional background includes business development. She formerly worked for a Commercial Real Estate Vendor where she sold and managed a multi million dollar portfolio throughout Arizona. Most recently, she was the original Account Executive in Phoenix for Fetch Package, a multifamily service provider. Mrs. Haptonstall works full-time for Rise48. She leads Marketing Initiatives, and assists with Asset Management.
DIRECTOR OF INVESTOR RELATIONS
Alice Pan is the Director of Investor Relations of Rise48 Equity. Alice's main responsibilities include managing weekly calls with property managers, performing daily general ledger reviews, and providing monthly investor updates and distributions. She currently resides in Irvine, California.
Alice has a professional background in Human Resources, mainly in Recruiting, Operations, and Immigration. As a full time real estate professional, she continues to support Rise48 Equity with high confidentiality.
Alice holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with Honors and minored in Management.