Advisory Board Member Michael Newman is principal, President and CEO of Golub & Company, a Chicago-based international real estate and investment firm. Michael has served as Golub & Company’s chief executive through two decades of significant growth in the U.S. and abroad.

A principled and creative executive, Michael has played a leadership role in multiple significant development, acquisition and financing transactions during his more than 35 years in the real estate business. Known for his tireless commitment to ethical and partnership-focused business practices, Michael personally oversees, initiates and manages the firm’s relationships with its many institutional and private capital partners, lenders and joint venture partners. Michael’s straightforward approach has influenced every facet of Golub & Company’s business and shaped its success.

He continues to guide the company as he and the other principals welcome a third generation of family members into the business, while continuing to expand the firm’s development and investment platforms. Michael joined the company in 1984 and also serves as the managing broker for Golub & Company LLC.