OUR TEAM

Roberto Magno, CPA
Principal - Broker

Roberto founded CastleArch Property Advisors with over 15 years of real estate investment, brokerage and advisory experience.  Prior to starting CastleArch, Roberto was a broker on the downtown team at Lincoln Property Company – one of the country’s largest, privately held real estate companies – where he was involved in over 200 sale and lease transactions, aggregating over 1 million square feet of space.  As a former practicing CPA, Roberto began his career with the real estate practice at Ernst & Young, working on various audit and consulting assignments for local owners and operators, as well as national and international investment advisors. Roberto later joined the acquisition team at New Boston Fund, where he was directly involved in the origination, underwriting, due diligence and closing of over $200 million in commercial real estate property acquisitions.

 

Additionally, as co-founder of CastleArch Partners, LLC, Roberto has been an active hands-on property investor and developer since 2001.  Along with his partners and other investors, Roberto has personally acquired, renovated and sold over $25 million in residential investment properties throughout Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  He also regularly invests in syndicated opportunities of institutional quality office, retail and multi-family properties throughout the region.

 

Roberto holds a BS in Accountancy from Bentley University, and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in New York state.  He is a member of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board and is a licensed broker in Massachusetts.

Robert Damigella
Principal, Capital Markets

Robert is an industry-wide expert with more than 25 years of experience in finance, real estate capital markets with a focus structured finance, real estate finance and transactions. An expert in real estate and mortgages forged over the last decade working with mortgage loan origination, distressed mortgage debt workouts, along with acquisition and liquidation of hundreds of commercial and residential assets and whole loan mortgages throughout more than 30 states in the nation

Robert is experienced in analysis, acquisition and liquidation of hundreds of whole loan mortgages of both commercial and residential real estate assets.  ​ Notably he was a member of the equity raise team for $750 Million equity raise for IPO of Rockefeller Center Properties (RCPI-NASDAQ) REIT transaction. In addition, structured, launched and divested AmericaVest CRE Mortgage Funding Trust, a private mortgage REIT to Omega Commercial Finance Corporation (OCFN –OTC) a publicly traded financial services holding company in Multi-million dollar stock transaction.

Additionally, he is founder of Ametrix Capital, LLC, an alternative Capital Markets Advisory firm, he has raised multiple investment funds along with the capitalization of a wide variety of property types valued in excess of $1Billion. 


​Robert has an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science in Business from Bentley University in Boston, MA. He is a member of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board and is a licensed broker in Massachusetts.

Ken Ciesielski 
Social Media/Communication Strategist

Ken has 30 years of experience leading marketing and communication efforts from both an agency and client perspective. He has directed the divisional marketing efforts for a global building materials manufacture, and has worked with clients in insurance, retail, franchising/restaurants, telecommunications, and medical devices industries.

Ken leverages his experience to help small/single business entrepreneurs to create strategic, integrated communication plans that are consistent with their brand and help to build their business. Ken holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing from Oakland University.

Heather Goss, MBA 
Marketing Consultant

Heather leads the marketing effort, creating persuasive marketing materials for all facets of the CastleArch 360 degree strategic marketing plans. Heather has over 25 years in the branding and marketing industries including stints in advertising, product management for a major packaged goods manufacturer, and in-house creative departments. She has worked on the business and on the creative side of marketing for clients in commercial and residential real estate, financial services, legal services and medical providers.

 

Heather holds an MBA from New York University and a graphic and web design degree from Boston University. She is also a licensed professional photographer.