Patricia Aluisi

Patricia Aluisi

EVP & Chief Operating Officer


    Patricia joined the executive team at MB Real Estate in 2010 as the Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, becoming Chief Operating Officer in 2017. A driving force behind the company’s culture, Patricia draws from her myriad experiences in building vibrant corporate structures to advance the interests of MB Real Estate, its employees and clients.

    Patricia has more than 35 years of experience in real estate, construction and development, including tenure as the Commercial Director of London-based Bovis Ltd. where she headed the firm’s international public-private partnerships.  In this role, she led the development of large-scale infrastructure projects, including privately financed water treatment plants in China and Malaysia as well as National Health Service Hospitals in the United Kingdom.

    As General Counsel and Director of Corporate Administration for Bovis International, she was responsible for expanding the company internationally along with the legal and commercial negotiation of some of the largest construction projects throughout Europe and Asia, including the Petronas Towers and Kuala Lumpur City Center in Malaysia; Euro Disney in Paris; The Jewel House at the Tower of London; and the Merck Headquarters in Germany. Her diverse career includes being a partner in private practice, corporate real estate, commercial real estate broker, and an advisory business co-founder.

    Deeply committed to donating her time and resources to at-risk children, Patricia is a founding trustee of the Naples Winter Wine Festival, universally recognized as the preeminent charity wine auction, having raised more than $161 million since its inception in 2001. Patricia is also on the Board of Directors for the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana and an Advisory Board member for the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center at DePaul University's Women in Entrepreneurship Institute.

    During her time at MBRE, Patricia was recognized at Bisnow's Power Women in CRE ceremony and was chosen as one of Crain's 2019 Notable Women in Commercial Real Estate.’s inaugural Women of Influence Awards named Patricia as the Gold Winner – Mentor of the Year.


    • Bachelor of Arts - University of Maryland magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Outstanding Senior Woman
    • Juris Doctor - University of Maryland
    • Executive Management Program - Oxford University, Templeton College

    • Licensed real estate broker in the state of Illinois
    • Member in good standing - Maryland State Bar Association
    • 2019 GlobeSt. Women of Influence Mentor of the Year
    • 2019 Crain's Notable Women Executives Award Winner 

    • Founding Trustee, Naples Winter Wine Festival 
    • Board Member, Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana
    • Member, The Chicago Network
    • Member, The Economic Club of Chicago
    • Advisory Board, Coleman Entrepreneurship Center, DePaul University
      • Committee on Women in Entrepreneurship