Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Alex joined Transwestern's Midwest Industrial Group in 2017 as Senior Associate, Advisory Services. He concentrates his efforts along the I-80 corridor, South Suburban & Chicago, and Indiana submarkets. He is a commercial property investment sales specialist, with a deep knowledge of income-producing properties, and he has an inherent intuition for value. He is a meticulously detailed & contract savvy buyer/seller and tenant/owner representative. He has extensive land development & leasing knowledge.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Alex has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience. He started his real estate career in the mid 90's with Horn Company Development of Las Vegas as a Construction Controller. In 1999 he relocated to the Midwest and served as CFO for CBRE Sturges and Sturges Development Corporation in Northern Indiana, overseeing the financial operations of the company's property management, corporate, land development, and construction profit centers. In 2004 he entered the commercial brokerage arena for CBRE, and has since contributed to over $500M in sales, leasing, and development projects, having been directly involved with over 1,000 lease transactions. Alex's knowledge of industrial properties comes from hands-on brokerage experience in northeastern Indiana, and includes niche manufacturing industries that include: automobile, RV, boat, foundry & metals, machining & tool, plastic extrusion, defense, manufactured housing, building components, electronics, and medical. Relocating to the Chicagoland area in 2014, Alex successfully freelanced as a strategic advisor, interim CFO, and managerial consultant for many commercial real estate developments and companies.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

  • Licensed Managing Real Estate Broker in Illinois & Indiana
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) inactive

EDUCATION

Alex graduated from Arizona State University with a BA in Theater and a BS in Accounting.