Michael J. Yocco is Managing Director of Industrial Investments at Elion Partners. He is a member of the firm’s Investment and Asset Management Committees. Michael is responsible for the firm’s capital deployment through the sourcing of development land and existing industrial properties throughout the north and southeast. He also provides leadership for the firm’s investments in the industrial asset class as well as the overall strategy within the sector. Michael has more than 16 years of real estate experience and has acquired approximately $2.5 billion of value-add and core industrial investments throughout his career.
Previously, Michael served as Principal at Exeter Property Group, where he was responsible for the acquisition of more than three million square feet of value-add industrial investments and for the development of more than two million square feet of speculative industrial projects focused on the northeast and Florida regions. He was also responsible for the asset management of his region’s portfolio.
Prior to his role at Exeter, Michael worked as Director of Acquisitions for Chambers Street Properties where he oversaw more than $2 billion in industrial investment acquisitions throughout the U.S. Michael also held various operational positions in the real estate consulting industry prior to joining Chambers Street.
Michael is a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). He earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Penn State.