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Douglas Barker

Senior Managing Director, Sale-Leaseback Capital | Bridge Equity

Doug Barker is a Senior Managing Director in Mesirow Sale-Leaseback Capital. In this capacity, he is responsible for national business development and acquisitions, sourcing in excess of $3 billion of net leased assets.  Doug contributes to the collective strategy of Mesirow Realty Bridge Equity utilizing his experience in real estate lending and is a member of its Investment Committee.   

Doug has more than 35 years of corporate finance experience. Prior to joining Mesirow in 2004, he was a vice president at GE Capital, where he was responsible for all lending and sale-leaseback activity in the Midwest.

Doug is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, as well as the Mortgage Bankers Association of America.

Doug earned a Bachelor of Science from University of Colorado.