Desi G. Co
240 Stockton Street, 7th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
Tel: +1 628 218 7982
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. Mr. Co has served as the Portfolio Manager for Compass Equity Advisors LLC since its founding in 2006. 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.