New York City

Our Firm

The Principals of SKW Funding have collective experience of over 100 years in the commercial real estate industry, including financing, investing, and management of buildings in the Greater New York area as well as in other primary and select secondary United States markets.

 

Founded in 2014, SKW Funding provides all types of lending including, including first lien, mezzanine, and note financing, in all categories of commercial real estate. SKW Funding actively pursues sub- and non-performing note acquisitions secured by commercial real estate throughout the United States.

Affiliated Businesses

The Principals of SKW Funding own related real estate businesses that provide synergistic capabilities to the SKW Funding platform.

 

Dalan Management is a real estate investment and management firm that owns, operates, and manages a portfolio of multifamily and commercial properties in major metros nationwide. Dalan currently owns and operates over sixty five properties comprised of approximately 2,000 residential units and 100 commercial units across more than 2,000,000 square feet. Dalan also maintains a property management company with more than sixty employees.

Managing Principals

Daniel Wrublin


Principal DWrublin@dalanmanagement.com Daniel Wrublin co-founded Dalan Management Associates Inc., a real estate owner operator headquartered in Manhattan, in 2003. Daniel has grown the company to its current portfolio consisting of over 2,000 apartments and 100 commercial units spread across approximately two million square feet of real estate in New York, Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Antonio and Washington DC. In 2008, Daniel was named one of Real Estate New York's top 30 Under 30 rising stars in the industry and in 2012 he was inducted as a member of YPO. Daniel received his bachelor of arts degree from Duke University where he is an active member of the alumni community including establishing the Wrublin Family Scholarship Fund in 2016.




Ayush Kapahi


Principal AKapahi@skwfunding.com Ayush Kapahi entered the CRE finance industry at Pergolis & Swartz Associates in 2005, originating commercial mortgages on all assets classes, Hotel, Multi-Family, Retail, Industrial, Office, Owner Occupied and Land. In April of 2011, he left PSA firm to co-found HKS Capital Partners. Over the past 9 years, he has financed well over $7 Billion in transactions spanning all categories, from construction to preferred equity. He presents a unique understanding of the capital markets and their constant changing appetite for risk and analysis.




Jerry Swartz


Principal JSwartz@hks.com Jerry Swartz started his career in 1970 at Sonnenblick-Goldman, where he worked and developed his expertise as a loan originator until 1975, when he left to form the mortgage and Real Estate syndication firm- Pergolis & Swartz Associates Inc. Since leaving PSA to co-found HKS Capital Partners, his focus has primarily been on debt and equity procurement, direct lending, residential construction for his own account as well as investments in industrial, condo conversion, hospitality, multi-family and shopping centers.




Andrew Wrublin


Principal AWrublin@dalanmanagement.com Andrew B. Wrublin is a founder and principal of Dalan Management Associates, Inc. Andrew received his BA from Curry College where he currently serves on its Board of Trustees. He has over thirty years of experience as a real estate investor. Andrew founded G Wrublin Co., Inc. a major electronics distributor throughout the United States. He has served as its president for the past 40 years. Andrew received his BA from Curry College.





The Team

Daniel Wrublin


Principal DWrublin@dalanmanagement.com Daniel Wrublin co-founded Dalan Management Associates Inc., a real estate owner operator headquartered in Manhattan, in 2003. Daniel has grown the company to its current portfolio consisting of over 2,000 apartments and 100 commercial units spread across approximately two million square feet of real estate in New York, Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Antonio and Washington DC. In 2008, Daniel was named one of Real Estate New York's top 30 Under 30 rising stars in the industry and in 2012 he was inducted as a member of YPO. Daniel received his bachelor of arts degree from Duke University where he is an active member of the alumni community including establishing the Wrublin Family Scholarship Fund in 2016.




Ayush Kapahi


Principal AKapahi@skwfunding.com Ayush Kapahi entered the CRE finance industry at Pergolis & Swartz Associates in 2005, originating commercial mortgages on all assets classes, Hotel, Multi-Family, Retail, Industrial, Office, Owner Occupied and Land. In April of 2011, he left PSA firm to co-found HKS Capital Partners. Over the past 9 years, he has financed well over $7 Billion in transactions spanning all categories, from construction to preferred equity. He presents a unique understanding of the capital markets and their constant changing appetite for risk and analysis.




Jerry Swartz


Principal JSwartz@hks.com Jerry Swartz started his career in 1970 at Sonnenblick-Goldman, where he worked and developed his expertise as a loan originator until 1975, when he left to form the mortgage and Real Estate syndication firm- Pergolis & Swartz Associates Inc. Since leaving PSA to co-found HKS Capital Partners, his focus has primarily been on debt and equity procurement, direct lending, residential construction for his own account as well as investments in industrial, condo conversion, hospitality, multi-family and shopping centers.




Andrew Wrublin


Principal AWrublin@dalanmanagement.com Andrew B. Wrublin is a founder and principal of Dalan Management Associates, Inc. Andrew received his BA from Curry College where he currently serves on its Board of Trustees. He has over thirty years of experience as a real estate investor. Andrew founded G Wrublin Co., Inc. a major electronics distributor throughout the United States. He has served as its president for the past 40 years. Andrew received his BA from Curry College.