The management team of APWireless has been actively involved in financing wireless infrastructure since the late 1990s. During the past 24 years our team has been associated with approximately $5 billion of asset financings, including thousands of cell site lease buyouts.
Canadian Management Team
DIRECTOR – ACQUISITIONS & SITE DEVELOPMENT
Jeanne Lagueux brings the color of French-speaking to APWireless Canada via Quebec. She has over eight years of experience in the wireless telecommunications industry and, from 2010-2012, participated in the development and location of telecommunication sites for Espace Tel and Public Mobile. Since beginning of her career, she has started and managed several companies related to real estate, accommodation and catering. She has also participated in the creation and development of a complex of 100 tourist residences in the Quebec City region and ensured the branch for 10 years. In addition she contributed to the recovery of an important hotel in the region of Cantons-de-l’Est.
Numerous seminars and training courses have enabled Jeanne to develop expertise in many areas: estate sales, administration, hotel management and tourism industry just to name a few. With an aim to provide excellence in customer service, she listens to the needs of her clients and establishes solid relationships with the various stakeholders. She stands out for her professionalism and availability.
Over the years Jeanne has remained active in the community having been involved in many charitable and professional organizations, including Quebec’s YWCA. She has been a member of Quebec’s YWCA Toastmasters club since 2010, and between 2012-2013 she acted as club president. To this day she continues to mentor to new members. She was also an active member of the Corporation of Quebec homeowners (CORPIQ) and the Quebec Quality Movement, Quebec Division (MQQ).
Daniel J. Hasselman
CO-CEO OF APWIRELESS OPERATING SUBSIDIARIES
Mr. Hasselman became co-CEO of the APWireless operating subsidiaries in December 2019. Previously, Mr. Hasselman had been President of the APWireless operating subsidiaries since 2011, in charge of both U.S. and international operations. Prior to that he was Managing Director of the business since co-founding it in 2010. All told Mr. Hasselman has more than 20 years of experience as an executive in the real estate and wireless infrastructure industries. In May 2007, Mr. Hasselman co-founded Vertical Capital Group, LLC, which originated investments in telecommunications infrastructure assets on behalf of RFS Capital, LLC and for which he served as President until co-founding the APWireless business. Prior to that Mr. Hasselman opened and managed an office for Wireless Capital Partners, LLC, then a leading U.S. telecom lease acquisitions firm. In 2001, Mr. Hasselman founded U.S. Home and Loan, Inc., a subsidiary of Windsor Capital Mortgage Corporation, then the 2nd largest mortgage brokerage firm in the United States. Mr. Hasselman attended Minnesota State University and San Diego State University.
Scott E. Langeland
CO-CEO OF APWIRELESS OPERATING SUBSIDIARIES
Mr. Langeland became co-CEO of the APWireless operating subsidiaries in December 2019. Previously, Mr. Langeland had been an Executive Vice President and senior counsel for the APWireless operating subsidiaries, overseeing the legal and underwriting functions within the AP Wireless business, including leading the efforts to enter, and to formulate asset acquisition structures in, new jurisdictions. Mr. Langeland joined APWireless in October 2010. His legal experience covers areas such as structured finance, commercial real estate, and civil litigation. Before joining the APWireless business, Mr. Langeland worked for a small law firm in San Diego, CA. Mr. Langeland is a Cum Laude graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law and holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.
Andrew K. Wood
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
Andy has more than 21 years of experience as a professional and executive in the real estate and wireless infrastructure industries. Prior to being appointed EVP of Operations at APWireless, Andy fulfilled the role of Managing Director at WIP. Andy also co-founded and owned Vertical Capital Group, which originated investments in telecommunications infrastructure assets on behalf of RFS Capital. Andy entered the telecom industry by working on behalf of major carriers in the United States as a consultant for a leading telecommunications firm. With his background in real estate, mortgages and commercial leasing, Andy pioneered innovative acquisition strategies across the telecommunications industry. Andy has also served on the board of directors for San Diego’s Gaslamp City Square. He earned his BA in Finance and Business Administration from San Diego State University.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT – NORTH ATLANTIC
Tom joined APWireless in 2011 to expand the successful US business into the UK. Following the successful launch of the UK business, Tom worked to open up APWireless Ireland and more recently has taken an active role in the management of other western and eastern European businesses. Previously, Tom has spent over 15 years’ in telecoms site acquisition and estate management in the UK market. Prior to joining APWireless, his experience included working for a leading UK site acquisition firm, as National Acquisition and Planning Manager. More recently, he worked for a firm of Chartered Property Consultants advising landlords on telecommunication site estate management matters. Tom’s principal role is managing and developing the UK, Ireland, Germany, the Netherlands, Hungary and Romania’s businesses.
Edward W. Bergstrom
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT – NORTH AMERICA
Edward has more than 21 years of experience in sales and sales management. Prior to being appointed Senior Vice President at APWireless, Edward was Vice President of Sales for the US market. Edward was a principal at a successful mortgage loan origination branch from December 2000 to June 2008, where he originated an average of over 30 transactions totaling more than $3 million per month in deal volume. He also founded E.W.B Financial, which offered a variety of finance products in September, 2005.
VICE PRESIDENT – TECHNOLOGY
Chris has more than eight years of experience as an IT professional. Before being appointed VP of Technology, Chris fulfilled the role of Director of Information Systems at APWireless. In his role as VP of Technology, Chris is responsible for the global IT and IS infrastructure. Next to that he supports the E-Marketing initiatives for APWireless. Prior to his arrival in 2011, Chris worked at Royal Dutch Shell where he specialized in Supply Chain Management. He earned his B.S. in Computer Science and holds a M.S. in Information Science from the University of Twente.