Kevin P. Conway
Vice President, Acquisitions
Kevin oversees the asset performance of The DESCO Group's existing shopping center portfolio. He is responsible for overall property strategy, dispositions, and joint venture relations.
Before joining DESCO, Kevin was Director of Net Lease Investment Sales at Mid-America Real Estate, based in Chicago. There he led a third party brokerage platform that specialized in the sale and acquisition of net leased properties for its clients. Prior to that, he was employed by Jones Lang LaSalle and successfully provided asset management to over 3 million square feet of Class A office space for his client, Beacon Capital Partners. Kevin began his career in real estate with Macquarie, a global investment bank, and Charter Hall Real Estate, an Australian real estate fund manager. There he provided investment management services to a publicly listed multi-billion dollar international REIT. Over the course of his career he has contributed to over $2 billion in asset sales, overseen more than 3 million square feet of lease transactions, and managed nearly 8 million square feet of investment property.
Kevin is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance with Honors. He holds a real estate license in Illinois and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.