People

James Goldstein - CEO and Director


James Goldstein is a "true" South Florida native, born in Miami Beach, and has been in the South Florida real estate and property management industry for nearly three decades.  He has been a principal owner, Director and CEO of Midgard Management since its founding in 1998. Mr. Goldstein is a graduate of Miami Beach Senior High and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Miami.  He has been a South Florida real estate broker since 1976.




Anders U. Schroeder - Chairman and Director


Anders Schroeder has been involved in real estate for 35 years. He is a law graduate of Aarhus and Copenhagen Universities and served as a law partner in the Danish law firm of O. Bondo Svane for 14 years. He is the former CEO of Jacob Holm, a Copenhagen Stock Exchange company involved in real estate development and industrial businesses where he served for 11 years.

Mr. Schroeder is the chairman/CEO of Asgard, Ltd, a Guernsey company with real estate investments and developments in the U.S. and Europe. He is the co-founder and Chairman of Midgard.




Henning Kruse Petersen - Director


Mr. Petersen, an LLM graduate from Aarhus University in Denmark, currently serves on the boards of numerous public and private companies, including Midgard and its parent company, Asgard Ltd, C.W.Obel A/S, a private industrial and real estate investment company, Scandinavian Private Equity A/S, a Danish public company investing in international private equity funds and EQT Funds, the largest Northern European sponsor of private equity investment funds, and Sund & Baelt Holding A/S, the parent company responsible for the overall management of its wholly owned subsidiaries, A/S Storebælt, A/S Øresund and Femern Baelt A/S. In addition, he serves as Chairman of EAC and Finansiel Stabilitet A/S, the government-sponsored institution for bank restructuring in Denmark. He is the former Managing Director of Nykredit, Denmark's largest mortgage institution, as well as Unibank and Sparekassen, both prominent Danish lending institutions now owned by Nordea. Additionally, he is a member of the US Chamber of Commerce Advisory Board - International Division of Europe & Eurasia.




Daniel Goldstein - Vice President


Daniel Goldstein is a native of Miami, Florida and the third generation of the Miller family that includes such South Florida real estate pioneers as his grandfather, Irving Miller, his uncle Leonard Miller (Lennar) and cousin Stuart Miller (Lennar).

Since 2002, Mr. Goldstein has been responsible for a property management portfolio that includes rental and condominium office, retail and mixed-use properties. His responsibilities include tenant and owner relations, vendor contracts, lease negotiations, tenant build-outs and budgeting. He is a Real Property Administrator (RPA), a licensed Community Association Manager (CAM) and a Florida licensed real estate broker. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida.




Elia Silverman - Controller


Ms. Silverman has lead our Accounting Department since 2009 and has valued experience with both government regulated and private companies. Ms. Silverman has over 20 years of experience in public accounting and the private sector where she provided a wide array of services to clients in various industries including construction, real estate development, government, hospitality, software and finance. Ms. Silverman obtained her Bachelors Degree in Public Administration from the University of Hawaii - West Oahu and her Masters of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University. Ms. Silverman served as Honorary Consul of Mexico to Hawaii for five years and as treasurer of the Hawaii Consular Corps.




Lynn-Ann Ierna - Director of Community Relations


Ms. Ierna joined Midgard Management in 2008 as Director of Property Management. She came to us with 25 years of senior property management experience and was responsible for the oversight of all property management services.

After much thought about her future, Lynn-Ann made the decision to take her career down an exciting new path and pursue a career in the roofing industry as a marketing executive. However, we are pleased that she has maintained her association with Midgard Management, Inc. and represents us as our Director of Community Relations. Ms. Ierna has extensive experience working with local government officials and that experience as well as her contacts will be invaluable to Midgard Management as we continue to grow within the City of Fort Lauderdale.




Manny Hadad - Construction Manager


Mr. Hadad directs all of Midgard Management's construction activities, including the bidding, selection and supervision of general contractors. He is at the forefront of green construction and has overseen the construction of LEED-certified hurricane resistant buildings.

As construction management consultant prior to joining Midgard, Mr. Hadad represented developers in the management of their general contractors and construction-related activities, ensuring that projects were done to specifications, on time and on budget. Formerly, he served as Vice President of Construction Management for Carlisle Development Group, an affordable housing developer in Miami.

Mr. Hadad has a bachelor's in Industrial Engineering from the University of Florida, a master's in Construction Management from Florida International University and a State of Florida Certified General Contractor's license. He recently received his LEED AP accreditation from United States Green Building Council.