teamwork makes the dream work.

At CooperZadeh, one of our guiding principles is “teamwork makes the dreamwork” and we believe the success of this value starts with leadership. Our leaders bring years of experience in their perspective fields and utilize their combined knowledge to make CooperZadeh a dominant force in the industry. 


I follow three rules: Do the right thing, do the best you can, and always show people you care.
Lou Holtz

Simmie Cooper

Ted Zadeh

Cyrus Zadeh

After graduating from high school in Johannesburg, South Africa, Simmie Cooper moved to the United States in 1976 and entered the University of Southern California, majoring in accounting. He graduated in 1981 with a B.A. in Business Administration and was also qualified as a CPA. With his family in Johannesburg heavily involved in real estate and residential building, Simmie had grown up around the construction industry and soon decided to pursue a career in home construction. In the late 1980’s, Simmie created Cooper Homes to create high-end homes and has operated successfully for the last 30+ years. Simmie has built hundreds of custom homes, priced from $500k to $15mm. In the late 1990’s, he founded 2 entry-level home building companies, Camden Homes and Casas Modernas, which combined have built over 4000 homes throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and Houston area over the past 20 years.
With over 35 years of experience, Ted Zadeh has been a leader and innovator throughout Texas real estate. Ted graduated with a B.A. in Political Science from UNLV, a master’s degree in International Relations from the University of North Texas, and an ABD for a Doctorates from the University of North Texas in International Relations. He has owned and managed over 2,000 multifamily units throughout the DFW metroplex and has helped develop one million sq. ft of high-end commercial space, including 2323 Bryan, and a 26-story commercial tower in Downtown Dallas that has transformed into one of the most important successful telecom hotels in the United States. As one of the founding partners of Camden Homes, Ted Zadeh has taken the company into multiple markets throughout the United States.
Cyrus Zadeh is a second-generation real estate developer from Dallas, Texas. As a partner, he is actively involved in all day-to-day operations of Camden Homes and is one of the founding members of CooperZadeh, a single-family production builder that has organically grown to become an asset management company that invests in single family rentals, notes, commercial office space, and lot development. Cyrus received a B.A. in Political Science from St. Edwards University in Austin, Texas, an MBA from the University of Denver in Colorado, and received an AMDP in Real Estate from Harvard University.

"Teamwork Makes the Dream Work."

Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.
Ryunosuke Satoro


Rudy Solis

Chief Operating Officer

Abdiel Alverado

Chief Financial Officer

Evan bumgarner

Director of Construction

Francisco Briones