Launched in 2005, Ardency Partners LLC brings together two, complementary international real estate minds, each with their own unique, innovative and passionate perspective on downtown Manhattan real estate development. With a focus on townhouse renovations and small, residential infill, Ardency Partners brings a creativity and flexibility to downtown development. A willingness to work with property owners to redevelop their buildings, as well as purchase outright, makes Ardency Partners the perfect partner for small, residential transactions.

Partner Bios


Prior to the real estate industry, Andrew worked in investment banking and private equity for 10 years at Morgan Stanley, HSBC Investment Bank and Marsh & McLennan. He graduated from UCE Birmingham, England (BA (Hons.) Accounting) and has Masters degrees from The Stern School of Business at New York University (MBA, Finance & Accounting) and from New York University’s Real Estate Institute (MS in Real Estate Development). Andrew has invested in approximately 25 real estate development projects to date and continues to own investment properties in Westchester and upstate New York. At Ardency Partners LLC, Andrew is responsible primarily for acquisitions, financing and the sales & marketing components of the developments.
Andrew: 917 680 5843 | Andrew@ArdencyPartners.com


Prior to Ardency Partners LLC, Carl worked as an architect in both New York and South Africa on several residential projects, both large and small. He has been responsible for several apartment renovations in New York and a number of multi-unit developments. Carl received his Bachelor of Architecture (cum laude) from the University of Pretoria and the Graduate Certificate in Real Estate from NYU’s Real Estate Institute. He is also a USGBC LEED Accredited Professional. Carl is responsible primarily for the design and construction elements of the developments.
Carl: 917 370 4962 | Carl@ArdencyPartners.com