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SVP, Director of Leasing
Sandy joined Signature Acquisitions in 2021, as part of the company’s senior leadership team, and has over three decades of high-level commercial real estate experience in leasing, asset management and capital markets. Monaghan is focused on maximizing asset values through the development of effective leasing programs and building quality tenant and broker relationships. Immediately prior to joining Signature Acquisitions, Monaghan was Executive Vice President of Leasing at Shelbourne Global Solutions in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he directed the leasing and pre-development work for over 2 million square feet of office and industrial assets in northern New Jersey, Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Throughout his career, Monaghan’s leadership and ability have helped several highly prestigious companies achieve superior results. He has led the acquisition, leasing and asset management of office buildings within the NJ/NY Metro Area over the course of his distinguished career, for various companies, including Edison Properties, JP Morgan and Archon Group. Sandy is a graduate of Trinity College in Hartford, CT and enjoys racquet sports and golf in his free time.
SVP, Director of Leasing
Richard joined Signature Acquisitions in 2018 and brings with him over 30 years of real estate experience having represented landlords and some of the state’s most noteworthy corporate tenants. His role at Signature includes leasing and operations. He directs the leasing efforts of our third-party brokers for over one million square feet and is responsible for managing property management and construction management services.
His experience includes time at Rugby Realty, The Carlton Group, and ten years with Mack-Cali Realty Corporation, all in senior leasing and operations roles. Rich’s background also includes over 20 years of expertise in corporate real estate with American Express, PaineWebber, and URS. Throughout his career he has taken on roles in construction management, office consolidation, and leasing, as well as running a property management subsidiary for BlueCross BlueShield of NJ.
Rich is committed to providing value to our tenants. He prides himself on creating long-term relationships by providing excellent service and support throughout each tenants’ occupancy. It is his goal to help every one of his tenants become more efficient, increase their productivity, and evolve as their needs change.
Rich graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science degree in architectural design.
Rich is active in the community as a youth coach for more than 20 years and remains involved in land use planning as a Board Member of the Bedminster Land Use Board. He is also active in church ministries at Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Bernardsville.