Thomas Errath

Managing Director; Head of ResearchThomas Errath

Mr. Errath joined the firm in 2008 and is a member of the firm’s Management Committee. As the Managing Director and Head of the Research group, he directs Harrison Street’s research process for its primary investment sectors of education, healthcare and storage real estate in the U.S. and Europe. Research at Harrison Street is used as a strategic tool to guide operating and investment strategy for Harrison Street’s portfolio. He also leads new business development efforts as the firm contemplates growth strategies into new markets and complementary real estate segments. He is a frequent speaker on alternative real estate segments and has written extensively on the alternative real estate sectors.

Prior to heading up the Research team, Mr. Errath was responsible for boat storage acquisitions and asset management at Harrison Street. Prior to joining Harrison Street he worked at Macquarie Real Estate, Heitman and Trammell Crow. He also ran corporate development for a Fortune 500 firm. During this period, he was also a Board Member of the Igloo Corporation and the U.S. Coast Guard Foundation.

Mr. Errath has a BA from Northwestern University and an MBA from the JL Kellogg School of Management. He is a member of a ULI National Product Council and an Advisory Board Member at Revista.