Mike is responsible for the leadership, development and overall management of the Chicago office and team members, including those in Milwaukee. Mike’s primary responsibilities include active projects and pursuit of development opportunities in Illinois, Wisconsin and Michigan. As such, Mike plays an integral role in defining and executing current strategies and future growth plans for the region.
Over his 23 year commercial real estate career, Mike has completed more than 21 million square feet of industrial, office and medical projects, valued at over $1 billion with high-profile clients, such as ConAgra Foods, Hewlett-Packard, Macy’s and Electrolux.
Mike has negotiated and managed many of Opus’ joint venture projects with partners such as Northwestern Mutual, USAA Real Estate Company, AEW Capital Management and Founders Properties.
Mike holds a Master of Business Administration in real estate finance from DePaul University and a Bachelor of Applied Science in construction management from Western Illinois University. He is a member of NAIOP, the Association of Industrial Real Estate and SIOR.