Eileen Marrinan has 30 years of experience in real estate portfolio and investment strategy, economic research, and market analysis. Although her primary expertise is with the four “core” real estate sectors (apartment, industrial, office, and retail), she has also worked on for-sale residential, hotel, and medical office projects. Assignments have taken her to Canada, Mexico, and Latin America as well as to most major US cities.
Over the course of her career, Eileen has alternated between consulting and increasingly senior positions with institutional investment and/or development firms. Consulting clients have included The RREEF Funds (now Deutsche Asset Management), Vulcan Real Estate, CalSTRS, Glenborough LLC, and Granite Peak Partners. She has served as the Director of Research at Grosvenor Americas, Vice President and Development Manager for Lennar Corporation’s Urban Division, and Senior Vice President for ING Clarion Partners and for GIC Real Estate, Inc.
Eileen has a Master of City Planning degree and an MBA from UC Berkeley. A frequent speaker and publisher, she teaches in UC Berkeley’s graduate program in Real Estate Development + Design. She has served in several leadership positions at the Counselors of Real Estate, and is a member of Lambda Alpha, PREA, and the Urban Land Institute.