Neal Smaler


As a Co-Founder and Managing Principal of ArroyoBel Asset Advisors LLC, Neal brings over 40 years experience as a real estate and finance professional and entrepreneur. His experience across a diverse set of companies is a major asset supporting ArroyoBel’s approach to developing innovative investment programs for its investors and partners. He has taken his entrepreneurial know-how and pooled that with an in-depth institutional proficiency and established a proven track record.

Prior to ArroyoBel, Neal’s investment and advisory firms specialized in the purchasing, leasing, and financing of properties leased under triple-net leases for their own portfolios which totaled in excess of $600 million of real property.

Before entering the real estate field, Neal practiced public accounting as a partner in a national accounting firm as well as in a private firm. He also applied his core expertise in business finance and operations acting as the chief financial officer and/or operating officer in various entities ranging from a savings and loan to manufacturing concerns.

Neal is a graduate of the University of California-Los Angeles with a BA in business administration.