Mr. Malas is a Co-Founder, Managing Partner of IRA Capital. His primary responsibilities include directing IRA’s investment strategy and raising equity for IRA’s private funds and syndicated offerings. Throughout his career, Mr. Malas has been involved in the acquisition, financing, and development of more than $3.0 billion of real estate investments across product types. Mr. Malas is also the President and CEO of Dana Investments, a full service real estate operating company he established in 1984. Mr. Malas received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Manitoba-Winnipeg, Canada, and is also an attendee of YPO’s Executive Program at Harvard Business School. He serves on the Board of Trustees of the Claremont Graduate University in Pomona, CA, on the Board of Trustees of the University of California Irvine Foundation in Irvine, CA, and on the Board of Directors of the California Charitable Foundation. He is a “Visionary Founder” of UCI Applied Innovation, and a lifetime founding member for the Mission Hospital Foundation.