Mark Lecocq is Vice President of Finance responsible for underwriting, financing and closing multi-family development projects and acquisitions. Prior to joining Century West Partners, Mark was a Vice President with Connaught Real Estate Finance, LLC, a private-equity firm focused on investing in multi-family and for-sale residential real estate development in major metropolitan areas. During his tenure at Connaught, he underwrote $250 million of investment in $1billion of real estate assets across the United States. Additionally, he directly managed assets within Connaught's investment portfolio with total value of $350mm with special focus on debt restructuring, work-outs and the management of distressed assets.
Mark began his career in commercial real estate finance as a Credit Analyst for Geneva Capital Group, a Chicago-based real estate investor and lender. Mark earned a bachelor's degree in Philosophy and Mathematics from Wheaton College of Wheaton, Illinois.