Who We are


Domenic Lo Surdo

Executive Director

Direct +61 2 9046 8902
Mobile +61 411 879 398
Email domenic.losurdo@stamfordcapital.com.au

Domenic is the founder of Stamford Capital and has over 18 years experience in property investment and development. He has exceptional knowledge of property finance having dealt with many and varied borrowers and providers of capital from debt through to equity.

Commencing his career in institutional banking with the ANZ Banking Group, Domenic moved to Gresham Partners to work within its Property Funds Management business. He has also held funds management positions where he was responsible for capital sourcing, asset management and execution of mezzanine debt, preferred equity and joint venture equity deals.

At Stamford Capital, Domenic focuses on managing key client and capital relationships as well as jointly managing the Investments business.

Michael Hynes

Executive Director

Direct +61 2 9046 8901
Mobile +61 412 224 178
Email michael.hynes@stamfordcapital.com.au

Michael has over 20 years experience in property finance, investment, development and syndication.

He started his career at Savills Commercial Property Agency and then moved into the property finance sector, initially in finance origination and then later heading up principal investments.

At Stamford Capital, Michael is responsible for jointly running Stamford Capital Investments and driving the Direct Property Syndicate opportunities.

David Scardoni


Direct +61 2 9046 8903
Mobile +61 403 609 585
Email david.scardoni@stamfordcapital.com.au

David's 13 years of experience spans across commercial banking, funds management, property finance and investment with specific expertise in structured property finance solutions.

David commenced his career at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia within corporate banking and institutional property finance. He then moved into funds management where he executed and managed various mezzanine debt and preferred equity exposures.

At Stamford Capital, David is responsible for sourcing opportunities and managing assets in the Investments business.

Key people

Daniel Pirrello

Head of Investments

Mobile +61 408 552 183
Email daniel.pirrello@scinvestments.com.au

Daniel has over 16 years’ experience across property finance, funds management and commercial banking.

He brings his depth of knowledge in property markets, risk management, portfolio management and property lending from seven years as Associate Director of the Institutional Property portfolio at ANZ. He also has significant funds management experience managing mezzanine, preferred equity and equity debt from his time at Ashe Morgan.

At Stamford Capital Investments he will be structuring and executing new investment opportunities and managing our existing portfolio.

Ilze Jansone

Senior Analyst

Mobile +61 414 057 553
Email ilze.jansone@stamfordcapital.com.au

Ilze brings global expertise in commercial property credit risk analysis to Stamford Capital Investments. Having worked for over 10 years in financial services, including five with Barclays Bank in London, she is known for her skills in structured property finance and cash flow modelling.

With extensive expertise in the origination, structuring and execution of debt finance across diverse real estate investment and development transactions, Ilze ensures capital procurement is seamless for our clients – from preparing credit submissions and modelling transactions to working with their legal advisers and consultants through to settlement.