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Matt Leiter

Senior Vice President – Equity Markets

In Matt’s role as Senior Vice President – Equity Markets for GK Development, Inc. he manages legacy investments and its investors. Matt also structures new investment products for distribution to Broker Dealers, Family Offices, and Institutional investors.

Matt manages and monitors the financial performance of the company’s four equity funds and seven single-asset real estate investment offerings. He has also selected and managed GK’s National Sales, Key Accounts and Wholesaling team, leading them to more than $50M raised in less than two years, allowing for the purchase or recapitalization of more than $150M of RE assets.

Before joining GK Development, he was General Manager at the Leiter Group, a Florida real estate development firm with a focus on mixed-use multi-family public/private projects. There he led in managing and developing projects with a combined value of over $300M.

He also has experience as the Chief Operating Officer of a European software company and as a sales manager at Caterpillar, Inc., where he worked for six years.

Matt received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois at Champaign – Urbana and his Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago.