Over the fifteen years Navin has been with Hilco, he has served as a central deal maker in many of Hilco’s largest principal and advisory-related transactions. His primary responsibilities include leading several key strategic initiatives for the firm, including shaping the real estate business development strategy and execution as well as overseeing deal origination, deal qualification and transaction structuring.
Navin is on the Executive Board of Directors for the Real Estate Investment Association (REIA) where he previously served a term as President. He is Director of Strategy for the Young Real Estate Professionals Association and sits on the National Board of Trustees for the Turnaround Management Association (TMA). Navin is also an active member of the Restaurant Leadership Advisory Council.
A published author of articles, Navin frequently speaks at industry events on the topics of restructuring and real estate. He is sought after in the real estate industry, having been named to the prestigious “40 Under 40” list of top executive leaders by both M&A Advisors and, more recently, the Commercial Finance Association. Navin is also an award-winning member of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA).
Prior to joining Hilco, Navin was a strategic consultant for Hewitt Associates where he worked on merger & acquisition assignments covering the financial services industry. Before Hewitt Associates, Navin was a Junior Economist for the Federal Reserve Bank.
Navin is a graduate of Loyola University in Chicago and is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Illinois.