The University of Notre Dame has declared the appointment of Michael C. O’Malley as government director of the Fitzgerald Institute for Authentic Estate (Hearth). O’Malley provides additional than 25 a long time of genuine estate, entrepreneurship and investment decision knowledge and will spearhead the University’s exterior engagement with the actual estate sector. He will provide as liaison for alumni, mothers and fathers and field leaders and will immediate new actual estate initiatives and programs for students, faculty and alumni.
A 1996 alumnus, O’Malley joins Notre Dame from Pennybacker Money, a actual estate non-public fairness business headquartered in Austin, Texas. Throughout his additional than 15 a long time as a partner at Pennybacker, O’Malley served as main functioning officer, chief economic officer and main compliance officer. He was a member of the firm’s price-approach financial commitment committee and led the cash formation team’s attempts as the business grew to turn out to be a multi-method investment supervisor with much more than $3 billion in belongings underneath administration.
Prior to Pennybacker Money, O’Malley was COO and CFO of VisionWeb, wherever he led the firm’s enterprise advancement initiatives served as a economical restructuring advisor with Ernst & Young Money Advisors and was an auditor at Price Waterhouse. He graduated with honors from the College of Notre Dame with levels in accountancy and computer system apps and gained an MBA with highest honors from the McCombs Faculty of Business at the University of Texas, graduating as course co-valedictorian.
In addition to serving as FIRE’s executive director, O’Malley will continue on to train authentic estate personal equity and real estate financial commitment programs at Notre Dame as a professor of the exercise. He beforehand taught for a few decades as an assistant adjunct professor and served as an active member of FIRE’s advisory board. This past tutorial yr he served as FIRE’s inaugural govt-in-residence, mentoring undergraduate and specialist learners as they discern occupation paths.
Dan Kelly, FIRE’s faculty director and a professor of legislation, explained, “Mike O’Malley’s serious estate market experience and perseverance as a instructor make him a massive asset for the University and Fireplace. Mike will be instrumental in connecting with our lots of distinguished alumni in real estate, participating with marketplace leaders and instructing our proficient college students who are eager to learn from him and his knowledge. We are thrilled that Mike is signing up for the Fire workforce total-time in his new role and returning house to Notre Dame.”
Notre Dame’s serious estate software incorporates an undergraduate small in authentic estate. Hearth launched the real estate small in partnership with the Section of Finance and Mendoza Faculty of Business enterprise.
Martijn Cremers, the Martin J. Gillen Dean and Bernard J. Hank Professor of Finance at Mendoza, reported, “Professor Mike O’Malley has been a superb trainer of serious estate non-public equity. Our students have been raving about him, so we are extremely grateful for and enthusiastic about this new part for him at Hearth, and are happy to dwelling him at Mendoza. We search ahead to his foreseeable future contributions, which includes a new global non-public equity class he will teach in London and the advancement of new applied investment decision classes in real estate.”
O’Malley strengthened his commitment to the method by accepting the new job, stating, “It’s an honor to occur again to Notre Dame and be a part of an awesome institute in Hearth. Every person at Notre Dame has been particularly welcoming, together with University President Fr. John Jenkins, C.S.C., Provost John McGreevy and Associate Provost Fr. Bob Dowd, C.S.C., Dean Martijn Cremers and Associate Dean Ken Kelley in the Mendoza School of Organization, and Professor Dan Kelly and my colleagues at Hearth.”
Rev. Robert A. Dowd, C.S.C., vice president and affiliate provost for interdisciplinary initiatives and a Fellow on the University’s Board of Trustees, oversees Hearth as a College institute in the Place of work of the Provost. Father Dowd said, “Mike O’Malley, a person of the University’s gifted and effective alumni, is returning to Notre Dame out of his wish to aid educate and kind the following technology of leaders and his devotion to the University and FIRE’s mission. As FIRE’s govt director, Professor O’Malley will be instrumental in advancing FIRE’s priorities, which consist of furthering FIRE’s initiatives on world wide true estate, housing affordability, and church property, as effectively as making certain Notre Dame has accessibility to the best facts, means and believed leaders, in line with the University’s need to be a pressure for fantastic.”
In planning for his new obligations, O’Malley remarked, “I look ahead to generating and strengthening relationships involving Fireplace and the foremost world-wide true estate firms and facilitating a deeper involvement involving Hearth and our distinguished alumni and friends within the actual estate marketplace. Our pupils are passionate about their authentic estate training, and it is an honor to keep on to provide as a teacher and mentor to them in my new purpose.”
Notre Dame’s Fitzgerald Institute for Actual Estate educates and develops moral long run leaders and advancements multidisciplinary analysis and imagined leadership on authentic estate, the world’s largest asset class. Via education and learning and exploration, and regular with the University’s Catholic mission, Fire focuses on innovative, details-pushed and scalable solutions that aid clever financial investment, market sustainable progress and build locations of lasting benefit.