The Opus Group® Announces Appointment of Douglas J. Swain as Vice President and General Manager of Indianapolis Office


INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - ​The Opus Group announced today that Douglas J. Swain has joined the Indianapolis office of Opus Development Company, L.L.C. as vice president and general manager.

In his new role, Swain will be responsible for managing operations and seeking new development opportunities in the Indianapolis and Columbus, Ohio markets.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Doug to our team,” said Tom Shaver, president and chief executive officer at Opus Development Company, L.L.C. “He brings extensive experience in managing regional operations and has a broad understanding of real estate development and transactions that will help us better serve businesses in these markets.”

Swain has more than 20 years of commercial real estate industry experience and previously held positions at DHL/Exel Supply Chain and First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. Swain’s background includes managing day-to-day regional operations and a portfolio consisting of 33 million square feet.

“This is a great opportunity and I’m pleased to join Opus and work alongside this group of seasoned industry professionals,” said Doug Swain. “I look forward to working with my colleagues to continue building momentum within the market in the coming months.”

Swain earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from Ohio State University and is the founder and past president of the Indiana chapter of NAIOP. He has served on NAIOP’s national board of directors since 2009.

About The Opus Group
The Opus Group® is a family of national commercial real estate companies headquartered in Minneapolis, with expertise in development, project management and construction, architecture and engineering, finance, sales and leasing. The Opus Group includes Opus Holding, L.L.C. and its operating subsidiaries; Opus Development Company, L.L.C., Opus Design Build, L.L.C. and Opus AE Group, L.L.C. Specializing in office, industrial, retail, residential living, institutional and government projects, The Opus Group has broad capabilities, deep experience and a proven design-build model that delivers solutions for customers on time and on budget. For more information, visit