About Mark Allen Hanrahan
Since 2009, Mark Allen Hanrahan has served as managing partner at Markmel Co., LLC, where he leverages his experience in acquisitions, dispositions, and financing to consult on venture capital and real estate transactions. As a chartered financial analyst (CFA), Mark Allen Hanrahan also brings expertise in both local and global markets to source company real estate ventures. Under his leadership, the firm has seen annual returns of over 30 percent since its inception in 2009.
Previously, Mark Hanrahan spent more than two decades at Principal Real Estate Investors, where he served in a number of roles, including managing director, asset manager, and financial analyst. In these capacities, he oversaw real estate ventures across the central and western United States and led company transactions totaling more than $10 billion.
Mr. Hanrahan holds a bachelor of arts in accounting from the University of Northern Iowa and a master of business administration with an emphasis in finance from Drake University. To remain current in his field, he maintains memberships with professional associations including the Urban Land Institute and the National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers. He is also certified as a public accountant and an internal auditor.
Mr. Hanrahan is very active in local philanthropy, both giving time and contributions to support United Way of Central Iowa and several local affiliates and direct beneficiaries.