Ian serves as a Developer at Oppidan, where he is responsible for all aspects of the development process including market analysis, land and deal sourcing, financial analysis, due diligence, debt and equity relationships, development coordination, leasing and disposition. Ian performs underwriting for all acquisitions and developments, prepares comprehensive investment summaries with asset and market level analyses for the internal investment committee and institutional investment partners as well as works closely with the construction team throughout the design, permitting and construction processes.
Ian previously worked at Colliers International as Senior Associate where he specialized in retail tenant representation, working with retailers on their expansion into Minnesota. Ian also worked on a portfolio that included more than one million square feet of retail shopping center space. At Colliers International, Ian was recognized as Rookie of the Year in 2016.
Ian’s actively involved in the industry and is currently a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors, the Minnesota Shopping Center Association and the Urban Land Institute where he serves in the Young Leaders Group Learn Committee. He has also held other leadership positions within the industry.
Ian graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science degree in Housing Studies with an emphasis in Finance and Management.