Ira Lubert · Partner


Ira Lubert is a founding Partner of LBC Credit Partners, which, together with Lubert-Adler Real Estate, LLR Partners, Inc., Quaker Partners, LEM Capital, and Patriot Financial Partners, constitute Independence Capital Partners, a family of private equity and real estate funds, all of which he co-founded. He has over 35 years of experience in the real estate and private equity sectors.

Previous Experience

  • Principal and co-founder of TL Ventures, within the family of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE), an early-stage venture fund.
  • Founder of Radnor Venture Partners, L.P., the first venture fund managed by Safeguard Scientifics.
  • Chairman of the Board and President of CompuCom Systems, a microcomputer reseller with $2 billion in annual revenues.
  • IBM Sales Executive and President of IBM's prestigious "100% Club."

Current Board Positions

  • Board of Directors of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE)
  • Board of Trustees, The National Constitution Center
  • Board of Trustees, The Franklin Institute
  • Board of Trustees, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Active in recruiting volunteers for The United Way Tocqueville Society

Past Board Positions

  • Board of Directors, The Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PREIT)
  • Board of Trustees, The Wistar Institute
  • Board of Directors, Prince Music Theatre
  • Chairman, United Way Campaign of Philadelphia


  • Pennsylvania State University, Bachelor of Science