The Opus Group® Announces Promotions of Three Executive Leaders in Midwest Markets


​The Opus Group (Opus) is pleased to announce the promotions of three executive leaders: Matt Rauenhorst to executive vice president, general manager; Mike Yungerman to senior vice president, general manager; and Phil C​attanach to vice president, general manager. All three promotions are effective immediately. 

“These promotions recognize the exemplary performance, commitment to our vision, mission and values, and solid results these three leaders each consistently deliver," said Dave Menke, president and CEO of Opus Development. “Matt, Mike and Phil are critical to our ongoing ability to successfully deliver high-quality projects. Their efforts to effectively leverage skills and expertise across our market teams is moving the needle and will help ensure the continued growth of our organization."

Rauenhorst's newly created role as executive vice president, general manager provides him with an expanded opportunity and responsibility to drive results through a larger team and expanded geography. During his 12 years with Opus in the Minneapolis office, Rauenhorst's demonstrated leadership and performance has resulted in significant growth and numerous project successes across multifamily, office, senior and industrial sectors. In 2016, Rauenhorst was named one of Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal's 40 Under 40. In addition, he serves as a thought leader for Opus through industry panels and publications and continues to be an active community steward in the greater metro area. 

Yungerman's promotion to senior vice president, general manager includes overseeing a pipeline of projects and pursuits that span the industrial, office and senior sectors. Throughout his 14 years with Opus in the greater Chicago area, he's developed and led teams to deliver numerous projects across Opus' Midwest footprint.

Cattanach will assume Rauenhorst's former position as vice president, general manager leading a development team covering the Minnesota, Dakotas and Iowa markets. Cattanach is being recognized for his leadership skills and success driving solid results across a wide range of industrial, multifamily and office projects. Cattanach has been with Opus in Minneapolis for 14 years in both construction and development roles. 

About The Opus Group

The Opus Group® is a family of commercial real estate development, construction and design companies headquartered in Minneapolis with offices and projects across the country. Opus operates as an integrated, multidisciplinary team with expertise in development, capital markets and finance; project management and construction; architecture, engineering and interior design. 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 industrial, office, residential, retail, healthcare and institutional 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 and follow @TheOpusGroup on Twitter and @theopusgroup on Instagram.