Ian McRoberts has over twenty years of experience in commercial real estate, serving most recently as the principal of McRoberts Real Estate. Ian specializes in commercial site identification for tenants, including site location analysis, lease vs. buy evaluations, lease and purchase negotiations, and full project management. Over the past decade, Ian has completed more than $50M in transaction deal volume for clients including Fairview Hospitals and Clinics, the City of Minneapolis, the Minnesota Children's Museum, My Burger Restaurants, as well as many technology, laboratory and creative based companies. Ian has extensive experience in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) which provides insight and thoughtful strategy to corporations and entrepreneurs looking for opportunistic growth.
Before founding McRoberts Real Estate, Ian served as the Director of Leasing for a privately owned 400,000 SF commercial real estate portfolio. Prior to that, he worked with the McComb Group LTD, a Minneapolis consulting firm serving the shopping center industry. During business school, Ian spent a year working with Sherpa Partners, and a Minneapolis based venture capital firm.
Ian holds an MBA from the Carlson School of Management with a focus in Finance, Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship and a BA from the Macalester College with majors in Economics and Geography.