Sponsor: Mesirow Financial
Strategy 8: Invest to create next-generation infrastructure
Gregory Karczewski became a Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs Fellow in January of 2013 and recently become President at Union Square Station and Associates.
He was Managing Director in Mesirow Financial’s real estate consulting practice. His direct experiences in real estate development, investment, restructuring, engineering design and education all contribute to his perspectives related to economic development. As a consultant, Greg provides real estate strategy, finance, project management, planning and marketing services for clients ranging from corporations to institutional investors and private owners. In addition to his work at Mesirow Financial, Greg also serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business. Earlier in his career, Greg developed resort projects for Hines and designed civil engineering infrastructure for metro Chicago real estate projects.
Greg has an MBA with concentrations in finance, marketing and real estate from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Notre Dame. He is a licensed real estate broker and Professional Engineer in Illinois.