Dunja Simunovic

Dunja Simunovic

New York, NY, US



+ Founder of DUNIA. / / #aboutyourjewlery

+ An architect working in real estate development / finance 

+ Combining creative execution & financial projections



Related Companies, New York, NY, US, Analyst

Acquisitions & New Development:

+ Managed and coordinated acquisition, project underwriting, budgeting, site acquisition, entitlement, joint venture structuring, equity and debt structuring, banking and agency relationships, building design, construction, marketing, sale and leasing (as applicable) of five main projects, totaling development budgets of over $1.5b: Zaha Hadid / 520 West 28th Street, New Hudson Facades, Handel Architects / 205 East 92nd Street, Tribeca Tower, and one confidential acquisition.

+ Underwriting of 75+ acquisition and development opportunities with an average acquisition price of approximately $50mm and average total development cost of approximately $200mm.

+ Coordinated the submittal, compliance and implementation of city, state and federal housing finance programs, including inclusionary housing, low-income housing tax credits, tax-exempt bond financing and the Brownfield Cleanup Program.

Sep 2013 - current

KieranTimberlake, Philadelphia, PA, US, Intern Architect

+ United States Embassy in London schematic design and construction documents.

+ Philadelphia Navy Yard EEB Headquarters environmental analysis.

+ Liberty Property Trust speculative development study and code analysis.

+ Rice University master plan proposal and renovation schematics.

May 2012 - Aug 2012

Safdie Architects, Somerville, MA, Intern Architect

+ Competition predesign, site analysis, concept design of 3.1 billionUSD, 8,800,000 sf mixed use complex in Chongqing, China.

+ Predesign, feasibility, site analysis, and schematic design of Bishan Central, a 500 unit, 633,000 square foot residential complex developed with CapitaLand Residential Singapore and Mitsubishi Estate Asia Pte. Ltd

May 2011 - Aug 2011

Bumble and bumble (Estee Lauder Companies), New York, NY, US, Product Marketing Associate

+ Business and strategic implications of all brand initiatives and pitches. Created Bb. Launch Task Force, which spanned across all departments to optimize all launches going forward.

Aug 2009 - May 2010

Bumble and bumble (Estee Lauder Companies), New York, NY, US, Planning Analyst / Strategy Analyst

+ Project management of all aspects of launches. Created and managed timelines and deadlines across all departments regarding Marketing initiatives: Product Development, New Media, Art, Production, Sales, IT, Packaging, Operations, Legal, Web Marketing, Finance, Human Capital.

Oct 2008 - Aug 2009

Areas of Specialization