Midwest Industrial Funds’ leadership team brings decades of experience touching all aspects of real estate investment and management, including acquisition, financing, development, dispositions, operations & construction management.
Justin Fierz is a Founding Principal overseeing all aspects of the company’s activities. He has been involved in industrial real estate acquisitions, financing, development, asset management, brokerage and consulting since 1996, and has successfully negotiated more than a billion dollars of transactions in 22 states as both a principal and a broker/advisor.
Justin was a former Principal with Lee & Associates, which was the largest agent-owned commercial real estate services firm in the nation. He has completed transactions with companies such as Taylor Farms, Iron Mountain, Nestle Waters, DHL Supply Chain, Penske, Skyjack, Faber-Castell, Turtle Wax and the Chicago Tribune. Justin is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he majored in economics with supporting coursework in real estate email@example.com
Michael Androwich is a Founding Principal overseeing all aspects of the company’s activities. He has been involved in industrial real estate acquisitions, development, asset management, brokerage and consulting since 1995, and has successfully negotiated more than a billion dollars of transactions, both as a principal and a broker/advisor.
Michael was a former Principal with Lee & Associates, which was the largest agent-owned commercial real estate services firm in the nation. He has completed transactions with companies such as UPS, Factory Motor Parts, DS Container, Freudenberg Group, PPG, BNSF, Vulcan, BP Amoco, Marmon Group, Fiatallis and Suncast. Michael is a graduate of Fenwick High School in Oak Park, Illinois, and Loyola University Chicago.firstname.lastname@example.org
Chief Financial Officer
As CFO, Jack Horrigan is primarily responsible for debt and equity financing, investor relations and dispositions as well as overseeing operations, insurance, accounting and financial reporting functions. Before joining Midwest Industrial Funds, he spent his career in corporate finance at GE Healthcare with experience in merger and acquisition financing and integration, financial planning, accounting, consulting and manufacturing finance for the medical imaging, software and biosciences business.
Jack earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a bachelor’s degree from Boston College after attending Fenwick High School in Oak Park, Illinois.email@example.com
Senior Vice President of Development
Matt Hubert leads Midwest Industrial Funds’ development and investment activity outside of the greater Chicago market. He is responsible for sourcing, managing and leasing new speculative and build-to-suit opportunities across the U.S. Before joining Midwest Industrial, Matt was Senior Vice President of Development at Becknell Industrial where he and his team identified and closed more than one billion dollars of new speculative and build-to-suit projects in 10 states.
Before his development role, Matt oversaw leasing activity for Becknell’s national portfolio of more than 20 million square feet of industrial assets in 35 states. Matt has completed transactions with a broad range of tenants including Mondelez, XPO Logistics, McLane Foods, Atkore International and Rockwell Automation. Before joining Becknell, he was Vice President of Industrial Capital Markets at JLL and founded a residential development firm focusing on Chicago’s North Side neighborhoods. Matt earned his MBA from the Kellstadt School of Business at DePaul University and a bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University.firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Vice President of Portfolio Management
Mary Meagher leads tenant relations and property management functions for Midwest Industrial Funds. She has more than 25 years of experience in property management, accounting, lease negotiation, portfolio management, due diligence and construction and project management. Over her career, Mary has managed more than 150 different properties with 400+ tenants in her career.
Mary’s background in real estate includes previous employment at Entre Commercial Realty, Investor’s Equities/Winston Management, LaSalle Partners and Chicago Dock and Canal Trust Company. Mary is a graduate of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, where she earned a BA and minored in business with a concentration of study in real email@example.com
John Dunneback, Jr.
Senior Vice President of Construction
John Dunneback, Jr. is responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of Midwest Industrial Funds’ new building, pre-construction, project bidding and site construction activities. He has more than 25 years of experience in the construction, development and commercial real estate industry, focusing mainly on the development and construction of speculative industrial buildings, build-to-suits, as well as complex tenant improvement and renovation projects for clients such as Skyjack, PowerStop, Ashley Furniture, Navistar International, Valspar Paint, Reynolds Metals Company and Target.
Throughout his career, John has managed more than a billion dollars of construction projects. He previously worked for McShane Construction, Opus North Corporation, Ryan Companies and most recently served as Vice President at Morgan/Harbour Construction. John is a graduate of Marquette University and majored in civil engineering with a minor in business firstname.lastname@example.org