Dan Leimel - CEO   

............ Dan has more than 25 years of extensive industry experience including operating, owning and managing several corporations, loan servicing entities and a real estate fund. Dan has successfully underwritten, marketed and funded thousands of real estate transactions using both debt and equity. Danís experience is invaluable when underwriting complicated scenarios and structuring solution based terms to satisfy a broad spectrum of situations. He has the ability to expertly navigate adverse borrower conditions such as bankruptcies, defaults, and foreclosures while still maintaining a transparent and equitable upside for the lender. Dan finds that the balance of his faith and family is what motivates and drives him. He has been married for 15 years and has 3 beautiful children.


Rob Sechrist - President   

............ Rob is the co-founder and President of Pelorus Equity Group with more than seventeen years of experience in the real estate finance industry. Since the formation of Pelorus in 2010 he has raised more than $150,000,000 in secured real estate transactions. Robís primary role at Pelorus Equity Group is the development of strategic alliances with both private and institutional investors, formation of equity partnerships, coordinating of the companyís growth into new markets and as an underwriter of transactions. Rob also oversees the direction of the marketing programs to borrowers, brokers and investors. Today Pelorus raises several million a month through the company's investors and equity partnerships. Prior to joining the real estate industry, Rob was the founder and CEO of an international action sports manufacturing company. He has also managed medical product sales in Southern California as well as trained the sales reps nationally for an orthopedic manufacturer after he graduated from college. Rob earned a BA from San Diego State University. Licenses include California Real Estate Brokerís License, NMLS License and designated expert witness as an asset based lender. He is also the CEO of JRS Capital USA, Inc. a real estate consulting firm based out of Newport Beach, California. Currently a member of Gen Next and a donor to the Gen Next Foundation.


Jennie Vaugh - Operations Manager   

............ Manage day to day operations; involved in business activities such as loan origination, funding and loan servicing. Also involved in the oversight of Investor activities including Investor disbursements. Assist the CEO and Broker with the companyís ongoing internal auditing of all files for BRE compliance. Additionally handle loan document preparation and accounting functions such as A\​P, A\​R and Payroll.


Main Entry: pe·lo·rus
Pronunciation: \pə-'lôr-əs\
Function: noun
Etymology: origin unknown
Date: 1854
: a navigational instrument resembling a mariner's compass without magnetic needles and having two sight vanes by which bearings are taken

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