Location: United States
Company description: Landed is on a mission to help essential professionals, starting with educators, build financial security near the communities they serve through homeownership.
Jonathan Asmis- CEO, Co-Founder
Jonathan Asmis is a former strategy consultant and engineer who expects more from finance. His experience includes stints at Accenture – where he worked on projects across health, nonprofit, and retail industries – as well as Tesla Motors and Sanofi Pasteur. Jonathan holds master’s and bachelor’s degrees in Engineering from the University of Toronto as well as an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business.
Alex Lofton- Culture & Brand, Co-Founder
Alex Lofton, a proud product of Washington state public schools, believes in the productive potential of design, compassion, and digital technology. He worked as a member of Barack Obama’s field team in '07- '08, managing hundreds of paid staff who organized thousands of volunteers for the then-Senator’s successful presidential primary and general election campaigns. Alex then served as a Founding Regional Director of Organizing for America at the Democratic National Committee until 2010. Alex has since served in leadership positions at numerous social enterprises and technology start-ups in D.C., London, and San Francisco. Alex got his start in real estate at developer Forest City, and he holds a B.A. from Northwestern University and an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business.
Jesse Vaughan- Finance & Investments, Co-Founder
Jesse Vaughan believes in the power of building wealth to help people free themselves from fear. Money may not buy happiness, but confidence that one can feed and house their family is vital to feeling secure. Prior to returning to his home state of California, Jesse was based in Yangon, Myanmar where he helped to arrange $300M of social impact investments. Jesse holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from New York University, and in 2018, he was listed in Forbes 30 under 30.