As Senior Vice President, Construction/Due Diligence, Wilhem oversees Geneva’s development activities and due diligence for acquisitions and new development.
Wilhem’s broad commercial real estate experience includes multifamily design & construction, mortgage origination, mortgage brokerage, investment sale brokerage, and equity investment in property throughout the United States. Prior to Geneva, Wilhem was Vice President at Redwood Trust, Inc., a publicly traded mortgage REIT, where he helped originate commercial CMBS and on-book mezzanine loans. Additional experience includes Director of Due Diligence and Asset Management at Hanover Financial Company and Project Manager at Spieker Properties (now Equity Office Properties). Wilhem has been involved in the financing, acquisition and disposition of over $1.4 billion in commercial property. Wilhem was also an Associate at Jones Lang Wootton (now JLL) undertaking valuation and consulting assignments totaling over 60 projects and asset management assignments totaling 2.4 million square feet throughout the western United States.
Wilhem holds a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from University of California, Berkeley and a Master of Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California. Wilhem is a State of California licensed real estate broker and a State of California licensed general contractor. Wilhem and his wife, Stacey, reside in Palos Verdes with their three children.