Senior Managing Director; North American Head of Transactions Group Mark Burkemper
Mr. Burkemper joined the firm in 2009 and is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. As Head of the Transactions group, Mr. Burkemper is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the North American Transactions group. In addition, he is responsible for sourcing transactions and forming joint venture relationships.
Prior to joining Harrison Street, Mr. Burkemper was at Morgan Stanley within its Merchant Banking Real Estate Investing Group. While there, he sourced, underwrote and closed acquisition and joint venture opportunities in the US, Canada and Mexico for several of its funds. In this capacity, he analyzed potential acquisitions, development and redevelopment opportunities across the capital structure, property types and risk / return fund parameters.
Mr. Burkemper graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a BBA in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics as well as Finance, Investments Banking. He is a member of the University of Wisconsin Real Estate Alumni Association.