Alex Gershbeyn has been an active real estate developer and investor since 1996. As the former CEO of a national real estate investment company from 2001 to 2009, Alex was responsible for overseeing the operations of a 64 person development company. Alex was instrumental in selecting and managing every project spanning 6 states; Illinois, Wisconsin, Texas, Iowa, Minnesota and Colorado. Armed also with an MBA in Finance, Management & Strategy from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business, Alex successfully grew the company from an initial investment of $500,000 to a portfolio valued at $75 million; entirely over the course of 8 years. During this time Alex also solidified his reputation as one of the premier subject experts in the Chicago foreclosure market. Alex holds a Bachelor of Art degree in Economics from Northwestern University.