HAP Investments LLC, a New York based international real estate investment and development company, has announced that Avi Blum has joined the firm as Controller.

“We are delighted to have Avi join the HAP team as controller,” said Eran Polack, co-founder and CEO of HAP Investments. “His experience and knowledge makes him an excellent fit in his new role overseeing day-to-day financial operations at HAP.”

Mr. Blum joins HAP with over eight years of experience in the real estate industry. He most recently served as manager in a top 25 nationally ranked accounting firm, where he advised real estate managers, developers, commercial, residential, and multi-family home builders on a variety of accounting, business, and tax issues.

“I am thrilled to join HAP Investments, one of the most dynamic development firms in New York City and I am eager to utilize my experience to contribute to HAP’s future success,” said Mr. Blum.

Mr. Blum holds a B.S. in Accounting from Touro College and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.