George R. Eckard

George Eckard has been involved in over $5 billion of institutional real estate sales and finance since 1978. He is currently Senior Director of Capital Markets Group at Cushman & Wakefield, one of the world's largest real estate service providers. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, George spent 14 years at Wells Fargo Bank and 7 years at Colliers International. During his career, George has represented a large number of major institutions in acquisition, disposition and finance of commercial real estate, including banks, pension funds, insurance companies, REITs, Wall Street opportunity funds and foreign and domestic private investors.

George has an AB degree in economics from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA degree from the University of Chicago. In addition, he is a licensed Real Estate Broker and a member of numerous real estate trade organizations.