Mr. Sina has been actively involved in real estate development for over 39 years, including President and CEO of DASCO Companies (one of the leading healthcare developers in the country) and Executive Vice President and Partner with Fifield Companies, Ltd (a full-service real estate development company in Chicago). During that time he developed and acquired approximately 10 million square feet of properties, representing $2.7 billion in value. As Executive Chairman, he is involved in all areas of the process including development, construction, transaction structuring, finance, operations, marketing and leasing, and asset and property management.
As President and CEO of DASCO, he developed the overall strategic direction of the company until the company was sold to Lend Lease in 2011 – an international real estate company listed on the Australian stock exchange with over 17,000 employees worldwide. He remained on as President until early 2013 when he started Sina Companies.
Prior to joining and leading DASCO, Mr. Sina was with Aetna Life Insurance Company where he was Managing Director of Real Estate Investments and directly accountable for a $5 billion loan portfolio and a network of 18 correspondent offices. Prior to Aetna, from 1983 to 1991, was his time with Fifield Companies, Ltd. He solicited, negotiated and closed over $1.2 billion of transactions and was partner-in-charge of and accountable for all aspects of developments/acquisitions including initial feasibility, design, construction, leasing and management of 4.5 million square feet of office, retail, and hotel projects. From 1979 to 1983 Mr. Sina was a Commercial Banking Officer with The First National Bank of Chicago (now JPMorgan Chase) where he was responsible for real estate loan underwriting and asset management of a portfolio of more than 20 projects exceeding $150 million.
Mr. Sina graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a Master of Science degree in Real Estate Appraisal and Investment Analysis and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a double major in finance and real estate. He is on the editorial advisory board of Healthcare Real Estate Insights™ (the primary trade journal for the healthcare real estate industry), is an advisory board member of Place of Hope (a faith-based child and state-licensed welfare group providing a variety of services to kids and families in need, including maternity care, safety for victims of sex trafficking and transitional housing) and a board member of Banner Apartments (a development/acquisition firm specializing in apartments and self-storage across the country).Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Malcolm Sina in the News
December 11, 2019 | | Palm Beach Post
BY JODIE WAGNER PALM BEACH POST STAFF WRITER DEC 4, 2019 The $60 million Arcadia Gardens independent living community will be built on the Amara Shrine property just south of Legacy Place. PALM BEACH GARDENS – With white hardhats and golden shovels, local and national officials broke ground Wednesday on a $60 million luxury rental community for active seniors in …
December 6, 2019 | | Palm Beach Post
BY JODIE WAGNER PALM BEACH POST STAFF WRITER Arcadia Gardens, an upscale 55-plus complex will be built on old Amara Shrine Center land, will have 220 units for active seniors PALM BEACH GARDENS — The Amara Shrine Center on RCA Boulevard came tumbling down last week, clearing the way for a new luxury rental community for active seniors. The 39-year-old …
November 1, 2018 | |
Healthcare Real Estate Insights™ magazine’s annual, national awards program honors the company’s new medical office building and post-acute developments in Hattiesburg, Miss., and Las Vegas The 57,221 square foot Hattiesburg (Miss.) Clinic Musculoskeletal Center (top) and the 56,220 square foot PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Centennial Hills in Las Vegas (bottom) are 2018 HREI Insights Awards™ Finalists. Please click on the …
July 17, 2018 | | HREI
April 2018 – Healthcare Real Estate Insights by John B. Mugford – Back in 2011, there were probably more than a few professionals involved in healthcare real estate (HRE) who thought Malcom S. Sina, one of the best-know medical office building (MOB) developers in the country, would ease into retirement. After all, Mr. Sina had just sold his company, DASCO, …
February 7, 2017 | | Healthcare Real Estate Insights
Sina Companies CEO, Malcolm S. Sina, was interviewed by John B. Mugford in the March 2015 Issue of Healthcare Real Estate Insights. When Malcom S. Sina first started developing medial office buildings (MOBs) in the mid-1990s, most health systems were accustomed to, and comfortable with, developing their own MOBs with their own capital. Click here to download and read the …