As Managing Director of Acquisitions, Adrian oversees CEI’s national acquisitions strategy and is responsible for sourcing and analyzing new land development and investment opportunities across the US, as well as fostering and growing CEI’s network of equity partners, lenders and brokers.
Adrian’s acquisitions focus includes: (a) land for multifamily development, (b) value-add retail and life science properties; and (c) GP Equity co-investments with multifamily sponsors.
Adrian brings over 20 years of business development and acquisitions experience in roles in New York, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia. Prior to joining CEI in 2015, Adrian lived in New York where he grew a successful real estate brokerage business focused on investment sales and retail leasing.
Adrian is originally from Sydney, Australia and completed his MBA at the Macquarie Graduate School of Management in Sydney in 2004. He also has an Advanced Diploma in Telecommunications Engineering from the Lidcombe College of TAFE in Sydney.