Team
Albert Dweck

Albert Dweck

CEO
Albert Dweck
CEO
Albert Dweck is the founder and CEO of Duke Properties. His responsibilities include oversight of all aspects of the company’s real estate activities, which include planning, acquisition, financing, marketing, sales, leasing, and maintenance. Since founding Duke in 2001, he has been the managing principal of over 40 real estate partnerships with approximately 500 units under management in the North Eastern United States.

Mr. Dweck received a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from The Stern School of Business at New York University in 1994. He completed intensive training in business and management at the Sanno Institute of Management, Tokyo Japan, 1993. He is a licensed real estate agent and received a certificate in real estate investment and finance from the NYU, SCPS in 2003.

He is also a Professor at the Real Estate Institute at NYU, SCPS. He is the Vice President, Finance, and serves on the Board of Directors of Barkai Yeshivah, a private school in Brooklyn, NY.

Sandra Lazar

Sandra Lazar

COO
Sandra Lazar
COO
Sandra Lazar is a principal and chief operating officer of Duke Properties.
Ms. Lazar has served as the firm’s CFO since 2016. Sandra oversees operating and financial activities for Duke’s businesses and property portfolio of over 35 buildings, including property management, investor relations, financial planning, and accounting.

Prior to joining Duke, Ms. Lazar served for over 15 years as the CFO for a large retail and real estate operation in New York City with over 300 employees. She succeeded in increasing profits by 80% in a 2 year period.

Ms. Lazar’s committed work ethic and relentless focus on driving efficiency and increasing profitability make her a valuable asset to the Duke team.

Sandra graduated from Brooklyn college in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Psychology and a minor in Finance. Sandra has taken numerous courses in NYU Real Estate Schack Institute in asset management and property financial planning. She has also served on the board of her community synagogue and has used her skills to help families facing financial challenges better manage their households so they can live better lives.

Mark Guindi

Mark Guindi

Vice President
Mark Guindi
Vice President
Eliran Brilon

Eliran Brilon

Construction Manager
Eliran Brilon
Construction Manager
David Zemmol

David Zemmol

Director of Acquisitions
David Zemmol
Director of Acquisitions
David Zemmol is Director of Acquisitions of Duke Properties. David’s responsibilities include identifying new opportunities for investment and leading the Company’s financial analysis and property investment strategy.

David joined Duke in 2014 as an Acquisitions Associate, eventually being promoted to Vice President and now as Director.  Today, he leads the Acquisitions team in evaluation and purchase of multi-unit residential buildings throughout New York City and the Tri-State.  This includes the acquisitions of 25 properties since 2015. 

David is a graduate of New York University, where he graduated with Honors with a concentration on Finance and Real Estate Development.

Ralph Tawil

Ralph Tawil

General Counsel
Ralph Tawil
General Counsel
Sara Schwartz

Sara Schwartz

Property Accountant
Sara Schwartz
Property Accountant
Gina Gindi

Gina Gindi

Office Manager
Gina Gindi
Office Manager
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