Brian Schmidt

  • Vice President, Capital Markets and Financial Analysis

Current Responsibilities
Brian is responsible for raising third-party equity and debt for United Properties’ new developments, acquisitions, recapitalizations and fund structures.  He leads all communications with equity partners during project execution and stabilization, ensuring best-in-class reporting and compliance with investor requirements.  In addition, Brian oversees all partner communications and project financial modeling.

Past Experience
Brian joined United Properties in 2020 as a Senior Investment Analyst, focusing primarily on development underwriting of commercial assets in Minneapolis, Denver and Austin.  Prior to joining United Properties, Brian held financing positions at CSM Corporation. He started his career in corporate finance with Thomson Reuters.

Professional and Community Involvement
He is a current member of the Minnesota Commercial Association of Real Estate/Realtors (MNCAR) and NAIOP. Brian also spends his time volunteering with various Twin Cities organizations including the Ronald McDonald House Charities and Habitat for Humanity.

Education
Brian earned his Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from the University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management.