Eric found he had a passion for real estate as he worked through an internship while in college and that passion still exists today after a 35 year career. Over that time Eric has worked in all aspects of the industry, including investment, management, leasing, construction and corporate services. He has served clients and completed transactions across the Americas, Europe and Asia.
Eric has been focused on passive real estate investments suitable for 1031 and 1033 exchanges, generally structured as Delaware Statutory Trusts (DSTs) or Tenant-In-Common(TIC) investments since 2007 and provides specific and deep knowledge advising clients on their long-term acquisition strategies. Over the past 10 years Eric has placed over $125 million of equity and has built strong working relationships with the investment sponsors and exchange accommodators across the industry.
Prior to founding Sequent, Eric held executive management or senior leadership roles for Heritage Capital Advisors, Johnson Controls and Jones Lang LaSalle.
Eric graduated with a degree in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley. He holds a California real estate license, as well as Series 7 (General Securities Representative), 66 (Uniform Combined State Law) & 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law) securities registration. Eric has been recognized as an "Outstanding Financial Professional" every year 2015 - 2020.