The management team of APWireless has been actively involved in financing wireless infrastructure since the late 1990s. During the past 24 years our team has been associated with approximately $5 billion of asset financings, including thousands of cell site lease buyouts.
Daniel J. Hasselman
CO-CEO OF APWIRELESS OPERATING SUBSIDIARIES
Mr. Hasselman became co-CEO of the APWireless operating subsidiaries in December 2019. Previously, Mr. Hasselman had been President of the APWireless operating subsidiaries since 2011, in charge of both U.S. and international operations. Prior to that he was Managing Director of the business since co-founding it in 2010. All told Mr. Hasselman has more than 20 years of experience as an executive in the real estate and wireless infrastructure industries. In May 2007, Mr. Hasselman co-founded Vertical Capital Group, LLC, which originated investments in telecommunications infrastructure assets on behalf of RFS Capital, LLC and for which he served as President until co-founding the APWireless business. Prior to that Mr. Hasselman opened and managed an office for Wireless Capital Partners, LLC, then a leading U.S. telecom lease acquisitions firm. In 2001, Mr. Hasselman founded U.S. Home and Loan, Inc., a subsidiary of Windsor Capital Mortgage Corporation, then the 2nd largest mortgage brokerage firm in the United States. Mr. Hasselman attended Minnesota State University and San Diego State University.
Scott E. Langeland
CO-CEO OF APWIRELESS OPERATING SUBSIDIARIES
Mr. Langeland became co-CEO of the APWireless operating subsidiaries in December 2019. Previously, Mr. Langeland had been an Executive Vice President and senior counsel for the APWireless operating subsidiaries, overseeing the legal and underwriting functions within the AP Wireless business, including leading the efforts to enter, and to formulate asset acquisition structures in, new jurisdictions. Mr. Langeland joined APWireless in October 2010. His legal experience covers areas such as structured finance, commercial real estate, and civil litigation. Before joining the APWireless business, Mr. Langeland worked for a small law firm in San Diego, CA. Mr. Langeland is a Cum Laude graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law and holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.
Andrew K. Wood
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
Andy has more than 21 years of experience as a professional and executive in the real estate and wireless infrastructure industries. Prior to being appointed EVP of Operations at APWireless, Andy fulfilled the role of Managing Director at WIP. Andy also co-founded and owned Vertical Capital Group, which originated investments in telecommunications infrastructure assets on behalf of RFS Capital. Andy entered the telecom industry by working on behalf of major carriers in the United States as a consultant for a leading telecommunications firm. With his background in real estate, mortgages and commercial leasing, Andy pioneered innovative acquisition strategies across the telecommunications industry. Andy has also served on the board of directors for San Diego’s Gaslamp City Square. He earned his BA in Finance and Business Administration from San Diego State University.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Ryan has more than ten years of experience as a finance professional. Prior to being appointed VP of Finance at APWireless, Ryan fulfilled the role of Corporate Controller at APWireless. Before joining the APWireless management team Ryan performed advisory, assurance, and audit services for Ernst and Young, LLP in Silicon Valley where he specialized in the technology sector. He earned his BA in Accounting and also Finance and Business Administration from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Roula has more than 25 years of domestic and international experience as an executive in Operations and Finance. Prior to joining APWireless, Roula spent 15 years with The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company working across the globe in various corporate and regional roles, and launched the first luxury lifestyle hotel brand for the company. She spent the next phase of her career with the Travel Retail division of Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy (LVMH), managing the finance and sales operations of over 85 luxury brands, and successfully negotiating a multi-billion dollar retail expansion in the Hawaiian islands. Most recently she served as the CFO for a privately owned residential and commercial property management company in San Diego, successfully negotiating sales, acquisition, and refinance transactions of over 4,000 units. Roula has earned her MBA in International Business and Finance and is fluent in four languages.
VICE PRESIDENT – TECHNOLOGY
Chris has more than eight years of experience as an IT professional. Before being appointed VP of Technology, Chris fulfilled the role of Director of Information Systems at APWireless. In his role as VP of Technology, Chris is responsible for the global IT and IS infrastructure. Next to that he supports the E-Marketing initiatives for APWireless. Prior to his arrival in 2011, Chris worked at Royal Dutch Shell where he specialized in Supply Chain Management. He earned his B.S. in Computer Science and holds a M.S. in Information Science from the University of Twente.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT – NORTH ATLANTIC
Tom joined APWireless in 2011 to expand the successful US business into the UK. Following the successful launch of the UK business, Tom worked to open up APWireless Ireland and more recently has taken an active role in the management of other western and eastern European businesses. Previously, Tom has spent over 15 years’ in telecoms site acquisition and estate management in the UK market. Prior to joining APWireless, his experience included working for a leading UK site acquisition firm, as National Acquisition and Planning Manager. More recently, he worked for a firm of Chartered Property Consultants advising landlords on telecommunication site estate management matters. Tom’s principal role is managing and developing the UK, Ireland, Germany, the Netherlands, Hungary and Romania’s businesses.
Eduardo do Couto Rosa Liuzzi
VICE PRESIDENT – BRAZIL
Eduardo has over 10 years of experience in Business Management and Marketing. Before being appointed Vice President Brazil, Eduardo held the position of International Marketing Director at APW’s headquarters in San Diego, California, where he was responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of quality standards for the company’s marketing division in USA and abroad. Before joining APW, Eduardo spent 4 years at Grupo Abril with strategies for renewing and retaining customers. Eduardo obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Social Communication with an emphasis on Strategic Marketing from ESPM – Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing. In 2008, he specialized in Direct Marketing by ABEMD (Brazilian Association of Direct Marketing). In 2012 he was certified in Business Administration by the University of California, San Diego (UCSD).
VICE PRESIDENT – LATIN AMERICA
With more than twelve years of experience in the telecommunications sector, Felipe Méndez has worked in all areas concerning the deployment and development of Telecommunications networks in the market, acquiring great knowledge in operational and commercial management of projects. He has held operational and commercial positions in multinational companies such as Nokia, Siemens and Ericsson, with preparation as an officer of the Chilean Air Force and engineering studies at the UTC. His capacity, vision and leadership in APWireless makes him a key piece for the company, not only in the Chilean market but also for the Latin American as well.
Edward W. Bergstrom
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT – NORTH AMERICA
Edward has more than 21 years of experience in sales and sales management. Prior to being appointed Senior Vice President at APWireless, Edward was Vice President of Sales for the US market. Edward was a principal at a successful mortgage loan origination branch from December 2000 to June 2008, where he originated an average of over 30 transactions totaling more than $3 million per month in deal volume. He also founded E.W.B Financial, which offered a variety of finance products in September, 2005.