Jeff is a founding partner in The Pavonis Group. As a Pavonis Group Partner, he is also President and CEO of the Group’s affiliate RealNex, a commercial real estate technology company designed to aggregate and integrate a portfolio of “point-solutions” into a seamlessly integrated enterprise platform serving the industry. RealNex has recently acquired REA, the industry’s most wodely adopted CRM system, REI Wise, the widely adopted Investment/Comparative Lease Analysis and Property Marketing Engine, Property Line, a leading property listing platform and Ten Eight, a pioneering new deal automation system for tenant reps, corporate occupiers, landlords and their leasing agents.
Prior to joining forces with other market leaders to create Pavonis, Mr. Finn was President and Chief Executive Officer of NAI Global, the world’s leading network of commercial real estate brokerage firms. Mr. Finn was one of the founders of NAI, and lead the organization to its position of industry prominence. During his tenure he lead the company’s branding, technology and globalization strategies which led to expansion into 55 countries, earning REALComm’s “Digital Impact Award” for real estate technology twice and being recognized by Lipsey as the 4th most recognized brand in the industry.
Mr. Finn has represented major clients including Bank of New York/Mellon, Prudential, BP Amoco, Air Products &amp; Chemicals, The United States Postal Service, Hertz and WorldCom - MCI. In addition, to leading the company's Corporate Services and Capital Markets Groups, Mr. Finn has established the company's many technological initiatives, which have earned the company a leadership position in the use of online technology to efficiently deliver services. NAI Global's proprietary technology provides real time online information about markets and projects to streamline and systemitize the transaction and portfolio management process.
In 2012, Jeff led the process of selling NAI Global to C-III Capital Partners and remained with the company through 2013 to manage the ownership transition.
Jeff is a licensed Real Estate Broker and a cum laude graduate of Boston University School of Management. He was a founding member and past advisory board member of the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton Real Estate Center and is a trustee of Peddie School and the Norma Finn Memorial Foundation.
During his career Jeff was recognized by:
New Jersey Business - 40 under 40
National Real Estate Investor - 40 Stars of Tomorrow
Commercial Property News - Top Executives to Watch
Real Estate Forum – The Forum 100 - Real Estate's Top Companies