Yugo Names Joe Goodwin Senior Vice President of U.S. Operations

Denver — Yugo has named Joe Goodwin senior vice president of U.S. operations. In his new role, Goodwin will focus on operational performance, taking an active role in U.S. transaction activity and business development, while working with key partners to

Cardinal Group Recapitalizes Eight-Property Student Housing Portfolio

Denver — Cardinal Group Cos. has recapitalized an eight-property portfolio of student housing communities totaling 5,505 beds. The portfolio consists of mid-rise and garden-style properties located near Tier I universities. Prior to the recapitalization, the portfolio was held in a

Yugo Appoints Simon Leopold to Role of Global Chief Financial Officer

Denver — Yugo has named Simon Leopold global chief financial officer. In his new role, Leopold will lead the Denver-based company’s global finance function and compliance teams while working with key stakeholders to support Yugo’s strategic growth targets, with a focus

Yugo Hires Rui Barros as Global Chief Operating Officer

Denver, Colo. — Global student housing operator Yugo has appointed Rui Barros to the role of global chief operating officer.  In his new role, Barros will lead the Denver, Colorado-based company’s operations and commercial teams, while working with partners to

Yugo Appoints Aly El-Bassuni to Role of Chief Executive Officer

Denver, Colo. — Global student housing operator Yugo has appointed Aly El-Bassuni to the role of chief executive officer. In his new role, El-Bassuni will lead the Denver-based company with a focus on strategic growth, embedding value and driving global

Nicholas Porter of GSA Launches Student Housing Operating Company Yugo

Denver, Colo. — Nicholas Porter of Global Student Accommodation Group (GSA) has launched Yugo, a Denver-based company focused on student housing operations. The company was created through the merging of three international operating brands under GSA’s umbrella — The Student