Vice President Private Equity
Scope of Professional Services
Andy joined MLG Capital in 2013 and currently is the Vice President of Private Equity. Andy currently has the responsibility of sourcing new joint venture partnerships and deals for MLG’s Private Equity platform. Other roles include sourcing new investors, working with potential capital partners.
Background and Experience
Andy has knowledge and experience in all real estate asset classes including Multi-Family, Office, Retail, Industrial, and Medical Office. Since re-joining MLG in 2013, Andy has assisted in growing MLG’s JV Equity deployment throughout the United States. Specifically, Andy has overseen the growth in MLG’s Minnesota JV Real Estate portfolio to approximately ±$135 Million in property value.
Prior to joining MLG Capital, Andy was an Investment Partner at Palmer Capital Inc., one of the premier national capital markets firms that specializes in Western United States markets (Denver to Hawaii). Andy was an integral member of the investment sales team and was responsible for managing over 130 corporate accounts ranging from ultra-high net worth individuals and family offices to the large private equity real estate firms, REITs and international equity investors. Andy’s clients included CalSTRS, CalPERS, Principal, State of Utah Retirement Services, Regency Centers, Stockbridge, AEW, LNR, Gladstone Commercial, Whitestone, Heitman, and Praedium. Andy’s cumulative experience at Palmer Capital represents over $1.0 billion worth of real estate projects as a combination of acquisitions, dispositions, debt and equity underwriting. Andy has participated in high profile deals in San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Orange County, Denver, San Diego, Waikiki, and Phoenix.
Personally, Andy lives an active lifestyle which includes running and doing Cross-fit. He has successfully completed 2 marathons. Andy is an active volunteer with Marquette University. Additionally, Andy is an avid lover of all things from Wisconsin, including their sports teams.
Andy received his Bachelors in Economics, Finance, and Commercial Real Estate from Marquette University.
Professional Affiliations and Designations
Member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and Urban Land Institute (ULI). Licensed in Real Estate Sales in California.