Financial services firm officer buys condo in Brooklyn

Medium 630e844933ac32f8630b22d5fabdf99f Dina Thakarar bought a condo at 722 40 Dean St. in Brooklyn from Judson Crane for $715,000 on Sept. 14.

Unit #1 was built in 1902 in the Boerum Hill neighborhood.

Thakarar is the head of business strategy and marketing at Capstone Global Markets, a financial services firm.

She previously was vice president for equity derivatives sales and trading at WJB Capital. She also had worked as an equity derivatives sales trader at Merrill Lynch prior to WJB Capital.

She completed a bachelor's degree at The Johns Hopkins University and obtained a master's degree in business administration from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School.

According to, there were 1,576 condo sales in Brooklyn in 2008, with a median sales price of $280,000.