About Us

Schelin Uldricks & Co. is a Southern California based boutique firm that offers investment banking services with a focus on providing capital solutions to real estate companies and other mid-sized businesses.

Headquartered in Orange County, CA, Schelin Uldricks & Co. embodies a progressive entrepreneurial culture focused on integrity, transparency, execution, and ingenuity. The founding partners bring over 25 years of collective capital markets experience in investment banking, private equity, and real estate finance. The company offers a broad array of services, including debt and equity placement, M&A, GP advisory, divestitures, and financial restructuring.

The founding partners of the firm, Ethan Schelin and Derek Uldricks, have a long history of collaboration and creativity. Each brings a unique skill set to the table, which allows the partnership to operate beyond the pale of traditional real estate or corporate finance investment banking.

Mr. Schelin has extensive real estate finance experience having originated, advised on, or closed over 80 transactions totaling nearly $2B in collateral value for real estate sponsors and developers across the US. His experience includes arranging capital for virtually all components of a project’s capital stack for both private and institutional clientele. In addition, he has advised on real estate related corporate financing, M&A, and divestitures.

Mr. Uldricks has spent the bulk of his career orchestrating the equity formation of real estate joint ventures and corporate finance M&A transactions through the creation and distribution of SEC Reg D private placements. His experience includes raising over $250MM in equity capital over varying investment strategies that included structured finance/credit, opportunity zones, land banking/development, vertical construction, value add, opportunistic, and corporate growth.

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Ethan Schelin

Co-Founder

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Derek Uldricks

Co-Founder