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AXIS Business Advisory Services - Professional Biographies
Marc Berger

Marc Berger

Co-Senior Managing Director
Mr. Berger has more than 30 years of experience advising companies in numerous capacities. His experience has included developing strategic alternatives, implementing financial restructurings and corporate finance transactions. He is a seasoned retail specialist with experience in strategic ...
John Foreman

John Foreman

Co-Senior Managing Director
John has been advising clients in the real estate consulting business over the last twenty-seven (27) years while at the national accounting firm of Kenneth Leventhal & Company (9 years), and at the national consulting firm of DPFG, Inc., and its affiliates (18 years) that he founded in ...
Tom Sullivan

Tom Sullivan

Managing Director
Tom Sullivan has over twenty years of experience in the real estate industry and brings diverse experience in real estate to AXIS. His career has spanned investment banking, real estate consulting and financial management.  Over his career, he has lead transactions totaling over $5 billion ...
R. Chris Lightburne

R. Chris Lightburne

Senior Managing Director of the Orange County, CA Office
Chris is a Senior Managing Director in the Orange County, CA office where he is responsible for providing a diversified range of real estate consulting services including portfolio and asset analysis, restructuring and asset management, the restructuring, development and implementation of ...
Peter Piller

Peter Piller

Managing Director of the Orange County, CA Office
Peter is a Managing Director in the Orange County, CA office.  Peter has over twenty-eight years of experience including seven of those years with the national accounting firm of Kenneth Leventhal & Company in the Newport Beach, CA office.  Peter has been involved ...
Carter Froelich

Carter Froelich

Managing Director of the Arizona and Idaho Offices
Carter is the Managing Director of the Arizona and Idaho offices. Prior to the firm, Carter was Manager of the real estate consulting department of the national accounting firm of Kenneth Leventhal & Company in both the Phoenix, AZ and Newport Beach, CA offices. Carter is a former State ...
Chris Austin

Chris Austin

Managing Director of the Sacramento, CA Office
Chris is the Managing Director of the Sacramento, CA office. Since 1998, Chris has been involved in providing consulting services on over 200 projects and the financing of over $800 million in public improvements for developer and builder clients in California, Nevada and ...
Maik Aagaard

Maik Aagaard

Managing Director of the Florida Offices
Prior to joining the firm, Maik held positions with public finance consulting firms focusing on special assessment/tax revenue proformas, bonded indebtedness projections, cost allocation mechanisms, overlapping debt analysis for municipal bond financing programs, and special district ...
Robert Dedon

Robert Dedon

Managing Director of the Seattle, WA Office
Robert Dedon is the Managing Director of the Seattle, Washington office where he provides a wide range of real estate services to the Pacific Northwest region.  Mr. Dedon has more than 40 years of experience advising companies on a multitude of real estate related matters. His experience has ...