Mark is leading a company-wide system review and implementation of software and technology enhancements. These strategic initiatives will continue to build value, and play an integral role in The Collier Companies future growth.
Prior to The Collier Companies, Mark served as Vice President of Operations and Asset Management at a small boutique Dutch equity firm. He coordinated all aspects of asset management and property management supervision for the U.S. portfolio valued at over $650,000,000. Leasing, monitoring ongoing operations, as well as input for the ongoing strategic decisions regarding the U.S. portfolio fell within Mark's scope of responsibility. In addition, his diverse real estate background in operations and development provided valuable experience during the acquisition and development process. Mark was the broker of record for EAA's affiliate, Crown Real Estate Advisors. Mark oversaw the disposition of assets valued at more than $238 million.
Before Euro American Advisors, Mark was Director of Student Housing Acquisitions for Allen & O'Hara, Inc. where his responsibility was to acquire properties for a fund established with Fremont Realty Capital. Mark previously worked for Ambling Companies as Vice President of Ambling Management Company overseeing a portfolio of 11 properties. During his tenure, Ambling developed eight of these 11 multi-family properties in 18 months in 7 states. Mark worked closely with the construction and development arms of Ambling to help create these successful properties. Prior to his Ambling experience, Mark worked with College Park Communities as an area manager and was responsible for a portfolio of private residence halls with a staff of almost 200 employees. Prior to College Park Communities, Mark held various property management site positions with Allen & O’Hara, Inc. Mark currently holds the CCIM Designation, Florida Broker’s license, and serves on the Board of the North Central Florida Apartment Association.