Brennen Degner

Founder

Mr. Degner is a founding partner of D & B Capital Partners. His primary responsibilities include overseeing investment professionals & operating partners, qualifying deals, conducting due diligence, executing transactions, and monitoring portfolio assets.

Prior to founding D & B Capital Partners, Mr. Degner acted as COO and Director of Asset Management for MJW Investments, Inc. Mr. Degner oversaw the operation and management of a diversified portfolio valued in excess of $750 million. He has extensive experience in the acquisition and re-positioning of under-performing projects in student housing, multifamily, retail, hotel, industrial and office investments.

Mr. Degner is a graduate of the prestigious Dollinger Master of Real Estate Development program at the University of Southern California, he holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Arizona, and has received certificates in both Construction Management and Real Estate Investments from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also a member of the Urban Land Institute’s Young Leaders Group.

devin antin

founder

Mr. Antin is a founding partner of D & B Capital Partners and is responsible for overseeing investment professionals & operating partners, qualifying deals, conducting due diligence, executing transactions, and monitoring portfolio companies.

As a multifaceted investor focused on opportunistic equity placement, Mr. Antin specializes primarily in real estate, food/beverage and entertainment investment opportunities. Mr. Antin oversees DRA Enterprises, LLC, a real estate investment fund primarily focused on value-add apartment projects in the greater Los Angeles area. He has accumulated a diversified portfolio of assets by way of calculated and well informed investment choices. Additionally, Mr. Antin is a founding partner and acting CEO for a growing wine brand based in Venice, CA.  

Mr. Antin is a graduate of the University of Arizona with a degree in Regional Development and is an active philanthropist in the Los Angeles community. He currently sits on the board of charitable foundation.

mario tenaglia

head of accounting

Mr. Tenaglia is responsible for supervising the accounting department and working closely with our outside companies and vendors.  

Graduating Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pittsburgh and holding a
Bachelors of Science in Accounting as well as a Bachelors of Arts in English
Literature, Mario Tenaglia has been professionally engaged in numerous sectors of
business, taxation, education, law, and entertainment. Most recently Mario was the
controller for a multi-million dollar IT company until he branched off to start his own bookkeeping and admin services business  -  MT Services.

Mario has intimate knowledge of Quickbooks, bookkeeping, payroll services, 
insurance, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and various other aspects of business and accounting. Mario’s clients range from professional services companies to property management and rental companies as well as high-net-worth individuals, real estate agents, and small sole proprietors.

ana villareal

property supervisor

As the Property Supervisor, Ms. Villareal oversees the operation and management of the Los Angeles real estate assets in the D & B Capital Partners' portfolio. 

Ms. Villareal brings many years of experience in property management, construction and operations. She is responsible for the implementation and execution of the business plan, tenant relations and supervising the maintenance department and preferred vendors.