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As director of healthcare real estate development, Brian leads the healthcare business development outreach across Opus’ national platform.

Brian joined Opus in 2016 and has more than 20 years of commercial real estate and healthcare real estate experience. He has engaged senior leadership of the nation’s top healthcare systems on key issues involving real estate, capital planning, population health strategies and ambulatory service line expansion. He brings to Opus an extensive network and strong expertise in healthcare development.

Most recently, Brian was vice president, business development, for a national healthcare and commercial developer based in Milwaukee, and prior to that he worked for HSA PrimeCare in Chicago and Marcus & Millichap in Milwaukee and Chicago.

Brian holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in real estate and urban development from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), Illinois Hospital Association, Wisconsin Hospital Association, Iowa Hospital Association and the Minnesota Hospital Association.

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As senior director of capital markets, Peter continues to grow our capital markets platform to support our ever-increasing volume of projects in the pipeline.

Most recently, Peter was group manager of corporate real estate for Target Corporation, focused on office and industrial properties on a global basis. Prior to that, he was at Buchanan Street Partners, where he structured equity and debt placement for Buchanan’s value-add and opportunistic funds. He began his real estate career as a tenant representative with Cassidy Turley. 

Peter holds a Masters of Science in real estate finance and investment from New York University and Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of California, Davis.

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As director of project management, Robert provides guidance and oversight to project management and field supervisory teams. He is responsible for projects from inception to completion in various sectors, including healthcare.

Robert possesses almost 30 years of experience in construction management in healthcare, office and more from business development through design coordination and pre-construction services and project management and completion. He has expertise in preconstruction planning, budgeting, phasing, disruption avoidance and infection control planning.

Robert holds a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from the University of Minnesota.

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For over 50 years, JE Dunn has provided healthcare construction services. Working throughout the country, our healthcare staff continually look for opportunities to better support our clients' brick and mortar needs through innovation. Over the past 10 years, we have been fortunate to be ranked as one of the most experienced healthcare builders in the nation. We support our clients through 20 offices.

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Founded over 60 years ago, CannonDesign is now ranked among the world's leading international architectural, engineering and planning firms. They regularly rank in the top five for healthcare design firms and have designed more than $12 billion of health-related constructionin the last ten years. As part of a fully integrated practice they bring a diverse team of seasoned healthcare professionals including architects, engineers, planners, operational analysts, physicians and cost estimators. Beyond developing extraordinary solutions, CannonDesign is also proud that over 80% of U.S. News Honor Roll Hospitals have entrusted them to help shape their future. They offer exceptional experience and know how to provide beautiful, patient-centered designs while utilizing innovative delivery strategies and processes.

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