2010 Main Street, Suite 1250
Irvine, California 92614
Tel: 949-222-9119
Fax: 949-222-0942

Management Team

Andrew Hanna, President & CEO

As the President and CEO of Global Premier Development, Inc., Mr. Hanna directs the operations and strategic planning of the company. Mr. Hanna has 16 years of experience in the real estate development arena, and serves as the President and CEO of Global Premier America Regional Center, a company focused on raising foreign capital under the United States EB-5 Visa Program. Mr. Hanna has administered over $500,000,000 of equity investment from his nationally recognized partners, Bank of America, Aegon and AIG/SunAmerica over the last seven years and his reputation as a leading affordable housing developer in California is well known by investors as well as lenders in the Real Estate Development industry.

Scott Oaks, Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer of Global Premier Development, Inc., Mr. Oaks oversees and manages all aspects of financial reporting and accounting. Mr. Oaks is a licensed CPA in the state of California with a Master's Degree in Taxation. He is a graduate of San Diego State University. With over 25 years of experience in both the public and private sectors, Mr. Oaks possesses extensive knowledge of real estate development, accounting, and taxation. Mr. Oak's background includes holding the positions of Controller and Tax Specialist Manager with many well-known real estate developers and public accounting firms in California, Washington D.C., Virginia and Pennsylvania, including Kenneth Leventhal & Co. for 8 years, one of the preeminent providers of property services to the US real estate industry.

Gina Elduayen, Vice President of Operations

As Vice President of Operations, Mrs. Elduayen is responsible for the performance of all department functions, and overall strategic operations. She has worked in the real estate development industry for 8 years and is specialized in developing and maintaining Partnership and Joint Venture relationships. Previous to her work in Real Estate, Ms. Elduayen served in the United States Marine Corps. for 5 years, where she developed the persistence, discipline, direction, and tactical planning capability required in the real estate business.

Ed Davis, Senior Project Manager

As Senior Project Manager Mr. Davis' responsibilities include project acquisition, development, entitlement management, vendor management, developing and maintaining project budgets and coordination and oversight of construction through to lease-up. Mr. Davis has fifteen years of experience in the real estate development industry. His list of projects spans the western United States as well as internationally in Canada, Costa Rica, and Vietnam. Mr. Davis attended the University of Phoenix in Foothill Ranch, California from 2003 - 2005.

Robert Labbe, Esq., General Counsel

As General Counsel for Global Premier Development, Inc, Mr. Labbe will be responsible for proving legal representation, advice, counsel, and opinions in all areas of law affecting GPD. Mr. Labbe has 22 years of experience and spent 5 years as an attorney with one of the Canada's leading national law firms, Martineau Walker, Representing clients such as the Royal Trust Company, Pepsi-Cola and World Wildlife Fund. Mr. Labbe also served on the Firms Canada-US trade law committee and was sponsored by the firm to write the New York Bar examination in 1987. Mr. Labbe is also highly specialized in the field of finance, co-founding many multi-billion dollar companies. As lead attorney for the nationwide lender, Ditech, Mr., Labbe was the integral part to its growth into 43 states, prior to its acquisition later by GMAC for over $200 million. Mr. Labbe holds his law degree from McGill University (Montreal Canada), a Bachelors in Civil Law and was Valedictorian at St. Lawrence College (Quebec, Canada), received bar admissions into Quebec, New York and California, and is licensed broker with the California Bureau of Real Estate.