Institutional real estate executive possessing national and international institutional expertise, investing and managing billions of dollars in commercial real estate transactions and portfolios in the US and international markets. Thought-leader and extensive relationships throughout the commercial real estate community.
Lynn earned his Ph.D. and MS in Financial Economics at the London School of Economics. His Ph.D. dissertation, later published in book form, broke new ground in finance theory. He earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Sloan School of Management, MIT, where he was a Sloan Fellow. He earned an MA at Cornell University in Planning and Real Estate where he was a Cornell Professional Scholarship recipient and a New York Urban Fellow. He earned a BA in Architecture from the University of California at Berkeley, where he was the recipient of three academic scholarships. Lynn is a preeminent industry researcher, economist, author and thought-leader. He has written six critically-acclaimed books and over 80 widely-referenced articles in the industry including: Active Private Equity Real Estate Strategy (John Wiley and Sons 2009), Emerging Market Real Estate Investment (John Wiley and Sons, 2010) and Real Estate Mathematics (Private Equity International 2011), and The Investor’s Guide to Commercial Real Estate Investment (ULI 2015).