Evan Zucker is a co-founder and principal of Black Creek Group, a Denver-based institutional real estate private equity and investment management firm. Since 1993, Black Creek has acquired or developed over $20 billion of commercial real estate in the US and Mexico including office, retail, industrial and multifamily assets.
Mr. Zucker serves as Chairman of the Board of several investment vehicles that serve as leading owners of industrial logistics real estate, with a current portfolio of approximately 350 buildings totaling over 60 million square feet and located in top-25 distribution markets across the US.
Mr. Zucker previously served from its founding in 2009 through 2015 as the Chairman of the Board of Industrial Income Trust, an industrial logistics REIT that sold the majority of its assets to a global institution in 2015. Prior to that, Mr. Zucker was a co-founder and served as CEO of DCT Industrial (NYSE:DCT) from its inception in 2002 through its IPO on the NYSE in late 2006.
Mr. Zucker received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Stanford University.