Chief Financial Officer

Ronald S. Shaver serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Swig Equities, LLC overseeing all accounting and financial matters for the company as well as its affiliated companies including: Helmsley Spear, LLC, and Falcon Pacific Construction, LLC. Mr. Shaver actively participates with the executive team in corporate strategy, growth and financial planning consistent with the company’s mission, and is also responsible for all Federal, State and Local Governmental reporting and compliance requirements, as well as, third party audits. In his capacity as Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Shaver manages investor and lender relationships which includes managing the respective reporting requirements of investors and financial institutions. Mr. Shaver also manages the Information Technology and Human Resources departments.

Mr. Shaver has over 20 years of experience in real estate accounting and finance as well as experience in real estate development, construction and asset management. Mr. Shaver has held senior management positions including Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Controller, and Director of Real Estate Development. Prior to joining Helmsley Spear and Swig Equities, Mr. Shaver worked with Yucaipa Companies, Fitlinxx LTD, Birches Associates, Citizens Telecommunications (Fortune 1000 company), Homes for America Holdings, Davis/RFR Development and Kenneth Leventhal Company (a National Public Accounting Firm). He brings extensive commercial and residential transactional experience to Swig Equities having participated in the following types of transactions: over $600 million of ground up development and construction projects coupled with over $500 million rehabilitation projects, a $3.1 billion real estate financing which included debt and private equity, an IPO via mortgage backed securities, a variety of tax credit transactions including Historic Tax Credits, New Markets Tax Credits, Affordable Housing Tax Credits, 421-a Certificates and tax credit syndications, as well as State and Federal Grants from a variety of Federal, State and City governmental agencies.

Mr. Shaver graduated with Honors from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in Accounting.  He lives in Stamford, CT with his wife and has one college age and three adult children.