Pikes Peak Capital Holdings is a real estate investment fund developed by Christopher Sayler and Karen Gados – two experienced entrepreneurs and finance professionals. They were founding members of SunShare, one of the first and largest community solar companies in the United States. Together, they grew the company from 3 people and a pilot project to a staff of over 50 and nearly a hundred projects.
Christopher Sayler, Managing Director
Christopher has over a decade of real estate experience and has been involved with over $2.5M of residential real estate and over 75 mostly sub-$100k properties. As head of finance at SunShare, he was responsible for capital-raising activity (originating over $500M of funding), management of accounting and financial controls, and finance strategy. Christopher has over 5 years of experience structuring and securing financing and managing financing operations. He holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Colorado. He holds a BA in Theology from Azusa Pacific University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Colorado.
LinkedIn – Christopher Sayler
Karen Gados, Managing Director
Karen had five years of experience in strategy, executive-level recruiting, new market expansion, policy work and press/communications. At SunShare, she ran both the policy and communications departments before leading strategic initiatives as Chief of Staff. Before SunShare, Karen served as a US Peace Corps volunteer, built youth programs and managed a community center through the City of Colorado Springs. She is a University of Colorado MBA candidate.
LinkedIn – Karen Gados