Desi G. Co
240 Stockton Street, 7th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
Tel: +1 (415) 999-0574
Mr. Co, a Managing Partner with 26 years of industry experience, serves on Accord’s Investment Committee and Executive Committee. Prior to co-founding Accord, Mr. Co was a Managing Director with Macquarie Capital in its Real Estate Private Capital Markets Group, where he most recently served as Head of European Real Estate Private Capital Markets. Prior to co-founding Presidio Partners LLC, Mr. Co was a Vice President with Banc of America Securities LLC in its real estate private equity practice. He joined the firm as a member of the real estate investment banking group in 1997, where he participated in the execution of more than $3 billion in real estate debt, equity and M&A transactions on behalf of several opportunity funds, REITs and private real estate companies. Prior to joining BAS, Mr. Co was a Senior Accountant with Ernst & Young LLP in San Francisco.
Mr. Co earned a Master of Business Administration degree with Distinction from the University of Michigan Business School and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles. Mr. Co is a member of the Pension Real Estate Association (PREA), the European Association for Investors in Non-listed Real Estate Vehicles (INREV) and the Asian Association for Investors in Non-listed Real Estate Vehicles (ANREV). Mr. Co is also a member of the Real Estate Executive Council and the Advisory Board of Dermot Partners GP, LLC.