The Opus Group® Announces Appointment of Bryan Farquhar as Real Estate Manager


CHICAGO, Ill. - ​The Opus Group announced today that Bryan Farquhar has joined the Chicago office of Opus Development Company, L.L.C. as real estate manager.

In his new position, Farquhar will assist in identifying and procuring opportunities in the multi-family, student housing and office sectors in the Chicago and Midwest markets.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Bryan to our team of professionals,” said Sean Spellman, vice president and general manager at Opus Development Company, L.L.C. “Bryan is a well-recognized industry leader and will provide leadership, connectivity and energy to the multi-family, student housing and office sectors in Chicago and other Midwest markets."

Farquhar joins Opus after more than seven years at The Alter Group, where he was responsible for marketing the firm’s office buildings to corporate clients in the Chicago market. He also has experience as a mergers and acquisitions analyst with Quantitative Growth Analytics, where he assisted with strategic growth analyses and conducted financial analyses and quantitative growth forecasting.

“I’m pleased to be joining Opus Development Company,” said Bryan Farquhar. “The company is a leader in the industry, and I appreciate the opportunity to help drive development in Chicago and throughout the Midwest."

Farquhar earned his bachelor’s degree and Master of Business Administration in finance from Western Michigan University. His professional affiliations include NAIOP and the Young Office Brokers Association.

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