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Elan Peretz

Elan Peretz co-manages the alternative investment arm of the Barnett Family Office. In that role, Elan has management responsibility over all of Barnett Capital’s business lines. Elan is also counsel to the Barnett family and the General Counsel of Barnett Family Office and Barnett Capital.
Working together with the asset-based finance and the distressed debt teams at Barnett Capital, Elan currently focuses on the expansion of Barnett Capital’s lending business through the origination and acquisition of loans. Elan’s other responsibilities include the continuing expansion and leasing of the industrial real estate portfolio throughout the country.

Upon starting at Barnett Capital, Elan initially took responsibility for expanding the geographic footprint of Barnett Capital’s industrial real estate portfolio through strategic acquisitions in markets outside of Chicago including St. Louis, Kansas City, Pittsburgh, South Carolina and Texas.

A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, Elan has worked in the commercial real estate and finance industry since 2001. An attorney by training, Elan was an associate in the real estate group at Goldberg Kohn and a corporate and finance associate with Latham and Watkins after his graduation from the University of Chicago Law School. After leaving the legal practice, Elan worked on the business side of the industry syndicating retail shopping centers prior to joining Barnett Capital.

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