Jon Mark Robertson

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Principal

Mark Robertson has three decades of commercial real estate experience, including 18 years at Cushman & Wakefield. More recently, until January 2002, he was Senior Managing Director of Insignia/ESG Capital Advisors Southwest U.S. region, servicing the U.S. institutional and corporate real estate communities as well as the Republic of Mexico. Mr. Robertson continues to be instrumental in creating capital for international portfolios and major developments.

In addition to representation of most major US institutions, Mr. Robertson has represented clients in transactions involving seven European countries, two in Africa, numerous clients in Hong Kong, Japan and elsewhere in the Far East. His career has involved as well the advising of major corporate clients in their strategic use decisions, the organization of corporate structures for real estate holding companies, and consulting in connection with registration of private placements and securitizations.

As Regional Director for Insignia/ESG Capital Advisors in the Southwest, his responsibilities included continual institutional and international representation of major income properties and placement of financing for major acquisitions and development. He has concluded many of the largest real estate transactions in the region during his career and is also a leading figure in advising financial institutions, banks, and government assets and portfolios.

Since 2002, Mr. Robertson has been instrumental with the PRG team in competing, strategizing, negotiating and funding numerous and diverse acquisitions. From immediate funding of land contracts and rapid closing of office building purchase opportunities, to creating repositioning and development of strategic acquisitions for multifamily and retail/office development, PRG has exhibited opportunistic entrepreneurship with surprising acumen and speed.

Mr. Robertson is a Texas native and graduate of Baylor University and its Jaworski School of Law. His numerous affiliations and memberships include: Membership in the Urban Land Institute, International Affiliate SIOR, the Real Estate Council, the State Bar of Texas (inactive) and memberships in charitable, non-profit and other professional organizations. He has lived in Dallas and worked in the national real estate arena there throughout his real estate career.