Leadership Team

Ryan

Ryan O’Connell

Partner

Ryan leads the company’s finance and investment areas. After graduating magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, Ryan began his career at Solebury Capital, a premier equity capital markets advisory firm providing independent advice and judgment for many of the world’s leading private equity and venture capital firms in the execution of their portfolio monetizations in the public markets. During his time at Solebury, Ryan worked with senior management teams and sponsors on over 100 transactions for more than $40 billion in proceeds raised across a broad range of execution strategies including IPOs, marketed follow-ons, block trades, SPACs and direct listings. After seven years at the firm, Ryan exited as a Vice President in order to pursue real estate on a full-time basis. Some of Ryan’s relevant transactions at Solebury included offerings for Thomas James Homes, Ladder Capital, Hyatt Hotels, CoreSite Realty, Beacon Roofing Supply, HD Supply, JELD-WEN and STORE Capital. Prior to Solebury, Ryan worked in real estate at PREIT and Willner Properties, aiding with their evaluation and execution of acquisitions and dispositions.


Andrew

Andrew Gerzan

Partner

Andrew leads the company’s operations and asset management areas. After graduating from Drexel University, Andrew began his career at Amazon where he helped lead launch and expansion teams in establishing new business concepts through the company, including launching Amazon’s Flex, DSP and last mile delivery concepts throughout the Delaware and Philadelphia markets. After four years at Amazon, Andrew joined Softbank-backed Go Brands, a mobile app-based digital delivery service that delivers instant needs via strategically located micro-fulfillment centers, providing items ranging from over-the-counter medicine, snacks, and alcohol to electronics and office supplies. During his time at Go Brands, Andrew worked to build out the nationwide operations department, developing lean safety and compliance programs while spearheading initiatives to add square footage through new and existing sites. Andrew partnered with construction and real estate stakeholders nationwide to reposition sites for growth by optimizing footprints and reconfiguring launch plans. Andrew is OSHA certified, licensed in multiple states to practice real estate, licensed as a general contractor, and has over 10 years of experience in property management.