Andrew J. Davidson

Andrew J. Davidson

EVP & Managing Director Corporate Services & Tenant Advisory

  • BIOGRAPHY

    Andrew heads up MB Real Estate’s Corporate Services & Tenant Advisory group. For over 30 years, he has built a solid reputation as a corporate tenant representative proficient in strategic planning, GAAP accounting treatment, state and municipal incentives, build-to-suit transactions, and major headquarter relocations. He has worked with distinguished tenants across several industries, including legal, logistics, non-profit, government, and pharmaceutical. Andy is also a founding member of the MB Real Estate Healthcare Group.

    Andy has led the teams that have completed two major build-to-suits for clients relocating their North American headquarters. He worked with Japanese pharmaceutical giant Astellas on securing an 8-acre parcel for its new 440,000 square foot headquarters in Glenview, Illinois, as well as General Board of Pension and Health Benefits of The United Methodist Church on the purchase of its 25-acre campus, also in Glenview, for its new 110,000 square foot corporate headquarters.

    Other major assignments include US Bank’s regional headquarters at The Rookery Building, Coyote Logistics’ corporate headquarters at the Green Exchange Building and Encyclopaedia Britannica’s corporate headquarters at 325 North LaSalle, all located in Chicago. Andy has also completed a build-to-suit for a University of Chicago cancer clinic on the campus of Silver Cross Hospital in
    New Lenox, Illinois.

  • EDUCATION

    • Masters of Business Administration, University of Michigan
  • ACHIEVEMENTS

    • Licensed real estate broker in the state of Illinois
    • Three-time finalist for the Chicago Sun-Times Broker of the Year award
    • Featured in Commercial Property News, Real Estate Forum, Crain’s Chicago Business, Heartland Real Estate Business, Midwest Real Estate News and GlobeSt
  • ACTIVE INVOLVEMENT

    • Chicago Youth Programs
    • American Heart Association
    • Former Vice Chairman of Medical Research Institute Council for Children's Memorial Hospital
  • CLIENT SAMPLING

    • Astellas US Holdings
    • CommonGround Marketing
    • Cook County Domestic Violence Court
    • Coyote Logistics
    • Credit Agricole
    • Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.
    • FarmLogix
    • First Midwest Bank
    • General Board of Pension and Health Benefits of The United Methodist Church
    • Glanbia
    • Heartland Alliance
    • Knightsbridge Solutions
    • Kolcraft Enterprises
    • Levin & Ginsburg
    • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    • Power Rogers & Smith
    • PPM America
    • Tenneco Packaging
    • True Partners Consulting
    • University of Chicago
    • US Bancorp
    • The Warranty Group
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