Senior management has significant fiduciary and public company executive experience, including having acquired and developed over $2 billion of commercial property over the last 20 years. Mark Whiting and Mark Pearson founded the firm in 1999.


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Mr. Overell is responsible for finance, accounting, tax, and human resource administration for Drawbridge. Mr. Overell has over 20 years experience in commercial real estate involving development, property operations and fee management ranging from positions of Controller to Vice President of Finance. Prior to joining Drawbridge, Mr. Overell was Vice President of Finance for 6 years for JonesLangLaSalle, a multi-billion dollar publicly traded commercial real estate firm. He also served in the lead finance role for a start-up real estate services and brokerage company in Walnut Creek, CA. Prior to this, Mr. Overell served as Controller for Prometheus Development Co., Marcus & Millichap, and Landsing Pacific Fund. Mr. Overell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Kansas.