Our Professionals

Managing Principals

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, and with satellite offices in Mexico City and Mumbai, Walton Street’s investments are managed by a team of over 120 professionals. The firm’s 4 Managing Principals, along with the firm’s 32 Principals, form a management team that have made over $51 billion of investments in real estate and real estate operating companies. With an average of over 22 years of real estate experience, Walton Street believes its investments will benefit from the long-term relationships and expertise gained by having experienced several real estate cycles.

Neil G. Bluhm

Managing Principal

Investment and Management Committees

Principal overseeing the strategic direction of Walton Street. Prior to forming Walton Street, Mr. Bluhm co-founded JMB Realty Corporation in 1969. Prior thereto, Mr. Bluhm was a partner in the Chicago law firm of Mayer, Brown & Platt. He has a BBA from University of Illinois and a JD from Northwestern University. Mr. Bluhm is a CPA.

Eric Mogentale

Managing Principal

Investment and Management Committees

Principal overseeing marketing and client services. Prior to forming Walton Street, Mr. Mogentale was a Vice President of JMB Institutional Realty Corporation in the Acquisitions Group and, prior thereto, a Senior Consultant at Arthur Andersen & Company. He has a BA from Northwestern University.

Jeffrey S. Quicksilver

Managing Principal

Investment and Management Committees

Principal overseeing acquisitions. Prior to forming Walton Street, Mr. Quicksilver was a Managing Director of JMB Realty Corporation in the Acquisitions Group and, prior thereto, an Associate at the law firm of Kirkland & Ellis. He has a BA from University of Michigan and a JD from Stanford University.

Ira J. Schulman

Managing Principal

Investment and Management Committees

Principal overseeing asset management. Prior to forming Walton Street, Mr. Schulman was an Executive Vice President of JMB Realty Corporation in the Acquisitions Group and, prior thereto, a Vice President at The First National Bank of Chicago. He has a BA from Washington and Jefferson College and an MBA from University of Pittsburgh.