Team

Our Talent

We leverage our vast experience with local knowledge and relationships to help create value in all of our investments.

Executive Management

President & Founder

Kambiz Shahbazi

Kambiz Shahbazi founded KS Partners, LLC in 2007. Under his leadership, the company currently owns and manages a diverse … (...)

Kambiz Shahbazi founded KS Partners, LLC in 2007. Under his leadership, the company currently owns and manages a diverse mix of office, flex, R&D and retail properties in the Northeast United States. Prior to launching KS Partners, LLC, Mr. Shahbazi was co-founder and principal of Everest Partners, LLC for 10 years, overseeing all of the firm’s day-to-day activities and identifying and evaluating its investment and acquisition opportunities. Beginning his real estate career in 1985 with New York City-based North American Development, Inc., Mr. Shahbazi formed KS Land Company, Inc. in 1987, a company primarily involved with land development and shopping center acquisitions.

Mr. Shahbazi received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Tufts University and his MBA from Columbia University Graduate School of Business. He is a member of numerous professional organizations, including NAIOP (National Association of Industrial and Office Properties), REFA (Real Estate Finance Association), and ULI (Urban Land Institute) and is an Advisory Board Member for The Mount Sinai Medical Center and a board member of Museum of Art and Design. Mr. Shahbazi is married with two children and resides in New York City, NY.

Director of Finance

Nazgol Saati

Nazgol Saati joined KS Partners, LLC in 2008 as a Director of Finance. She oversees the implementation of the company's … (...)

Nazgol Saati joined KS Partners, LLC in 2008 as a Director of Finance. She oversees the implementation of the company’s investment and operating strategies and manages the financial planning and reporting for all of the company’s investments.

She came to KS partners with over 15 years of experience in the financial industry. She joined Bankers Trust Company in 1985 where her fifteen year career spanned from the LBO Group in Los Angeles to the Private Equity, Restructuring Advisory and Distressed Debt Trading Groups in New York. Nazgol earned her BA in economics and political science from Tufts University in 1983 and received her MBA in finance from Columbia Business School in 1985. She is the recipient of  the Institute of International Education’s Women’s Global Leadership Award.

Senior Vice President & Director of Property Management

Thomas Clark

Tom joined Everest Partners in 2006 as Director of Property Management and now holds the position of Senior Vice … (...)

Tom joined Everest Partners in 2006 as Director of Property Management and now holds the position of Senior Vice President at KS Partners, LLC. Tom’s current role includes directing the daily operations of the portfolio as well as participating in identifying and implementing value add/asset management strategies. 

Tom brings to the firm more than fifteen years of logistics and asset management experience. Prior to joining Everest Partners LLC, he was Manager of Asset Management Services at Transit Realty Associates which among other clients manages the real estate holdings for the MBTA. Previously, he was an executive at Wellesley Management Corporation, where he supervised all property management activities for the company’s real estate portfolio including a one million square foot mill renovation development in Maynard, MA. Tom was also Executive Director of Operations at Hub Expo Centers, Inc. which operated privately owned convention centers in Boston and Virginia.

Tom is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and relocated to Massachusetts in 1995. He continues to be active in both local and professional organizations.

Senior Vice President & Director of Leasing

Robert Holmes

During his approximately 30 years in the Real Estate industry, Bob has had extensive experience in property operations, construction, … (...)

During his approximately 30 years in the Real Estate industry, Bob has had extensive experience in property operations, construction, capital planning, leasing, asset management, and portfolio management. He has held positions at: Digital Realty Trust as Portfolio Manager; Colony Realty Partners as Managing Director of Asset Management; RREEF/Deutche Bank as District Manager for New England; Equity Office as General Manager; and R.M. Bradley as Director of Operations.

Bob received his B.S. in Engineering from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy; a Masters in Business Administration from Boston College Carroll School of Management; and a Masters in Finance from Boston College Carroll School of Management. He also holds a Broker License in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

He continues to be active in local charities, including:  a Board Member for The Families First Parenting Programs; and the Dana Farber Cancer Research Pan-Mass Challenge.

Senior Vice President & Director of Investments

Michael Rota

Michael joined KS Partners in April of 2018 as Director of Investments. He most recently held the position … (...)

Michael joined KS Partners in April of 2018 as Director of Investments. He most recently held the position of Transactions Officer at Ferris Development Group.

Prior to Ferris, he was with Equus Capital Partners as Vice President of Asset Management – Northeast Region.

His career includes positions at Cushman & Wakefield, Lincoln Property Company and RM Bradley & Company with over 25 years of experience in acquisitions, asset management, leasing, property operations, capital planning and construction.

Michael earned his BS/BA in Accounting at Stonehill College. He is active in his local community and is currently president of Canton Little League – Baseball, Softball and Challenger.

Portfolio Controller

Chad Driscoll

Chad joined KS Partners in September of 2017 as Assistant Controller and now holds the position of Portfolio Controller. … (...)

Chad joined KS Partners in September of 2017 as Assistant Controller and now holds the position of Portfolio Controller. Chad provides oversight of property accounting operations and implements efficiencies in the financial reporting process.

Chad brings to the firm twenty years of accounting and finance experience. Prior to joining KS Partners, he was the Property Controller at Colony Capital. Previously, he was a Senior Auditor at various public accounting firms including Brown & Brown, PC in Boston, MA, Reznick, Fedder & Silverman in Bethesda, MD and Sullivan Bille, PC in Tewksbury, MA.

Chad is a graduate of Merrimack College and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in MA. He is a board member of the Beat Goes on Project and is involved with his children’s sports teams.

Corporate Controller

Kanwal Virdi

Ms. Virdi oversees all aspects of accounting, collections, mortgagee relations, budgeting and system controls at KS Partners, LLC.  Her … (...)

Ms. Virdi oversees all aspects of accounting, collections, mortgagee relations, budgeting and system controls at KS Partners, LLC.  Her efforts and leadership have enabled the firm to acquire over 60 commercial buildings totaling nearly 5 million square feet of space in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Kanwal joined Everest Partners, LLC, now KS Partners, LLC, at its corporate office in New York in September of 2001.

Kanwal brings to KS Partners, LLC over 18 years in real estate accounting and managerial experience from the Helmsley Organization in New York City, and eight years of public accounting experience as an Auditor/Manager. She has extensive experience conducting audits for public companies, retail/wholesale businesses, film producers and real estate companies.

Team Members

Project Assistant

Tom Besse

Leasing Coordinator

Jennifer Carrigan

Maintenance Technician

Bill Clark

Assistant Property Manager

Christine Cole

Assistant Property Manager

Joanne Conboy

Maintenance Technician

Bill Currie

A/P Bookkeeper

Marlene Davila

Senior Property Manager

Susan Dodge

Facilities Manager

Brian Dolan

Maintenance Technician

John Duane

Facility Engineer

Morgan Flattery

A/R Bookkeeper / Lease Admin.

Annette Ford

Vice President & Director of Project Management

Todd Greenfield

Vice President & Director of Construction

John Harris

Property Accountant

Ashkan Kehtrmanesh

Cleaning & Security Services Manager

George Kenney

Senior Property Manager

Kathryn Lampes

Facilities Manager

Gerry Maguire

Facilities Manager

Thomas Modeste

Office Manager

Nancy Nazzaro

Staff Accountant

Linda Nice

Facilities Engineer

Alex Nichols

Security Supervisor

Justin Poindexter

Property Manager

Lisa Richards

Maintenance Technician

Segundo Rodriguez

Property Manager

Kimberley Rogers

Regional Director - CT

Ronald Romano

Tenant Coordinator

Nancy DeMoura Ruszczyk

Facility Engineer

Thomas Ryan

Senior Property Accountant

Yasmin Sanchez

Assistant Property Manager

Carol Santoro

Facilities Engineer

Nuno Serrao

AP/Bookkeeper

Kiumars Shahbazi

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General Manager

Frank Shea

HVAC Technician

Billy Souza

Facilities Manager

Logan Stuart

Associate - Investments/Asset Management

Amy Szeto

Assistant Property Manager

Tiana Warzecha

Communications Manager

Valerie Williams

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Senior Property Manager

Chris Worob

Assistant Property Manager

Cyrus Yazdanian

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