Board of Directors: Darren Sabom
Managing Director, Investments
8M Real Estate
Darren joined 8M Real Estate in 2020 with over 13 years of experience in real estate. He is responsible for acquisitions and portfolio management.
Prior to joining 8M, he worked at SC Capital Partners, where he was responsible for portfolio management, value enhancement, realization activities, and the operations of the firm’s opportunistic funds.
From 2014-2017, he worked at Invesco Real Estate as the Head of Underwriting (APAC) and Southeast Asia Acquisitions, where he was responsible for ensuring the integrity and consistency of the regional underwriting process as well as sourcing investment opportunities across Southeast Asia.
From 2012-2014, he was Senior Vice President at Fine Grain Property in Singapore, where he sourced new deals and managed existing investments, the most notable of which was the ground-up development of a 300-room, SS180 million hotel. Darren began his career in the real estate industry as an apprentice carpenter before working his way up to project manager for a developer of high-end energy efficient homes.
Darren received his Masters of Business Administration degree from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, and a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Occidental College in Los Angeles. After college, he spent two years in Micronesia as a volunteer with the United States Peace Corps.