Houston, Tx – March 11, 2021 — Houston-based real estate developer, MarketSpace Capital, announced today that it has promoted Thomas Mathew to their leadership team.
Mr. Mathew initially joined MarketSpace Capital in May of 2020 to oversee a team of highly educated interns for the Company’s summer internship program. Within six months, Mr. Mathew raised in the MarketSpace Capital ranks and has been promoted to Vice President of Acquisitions. As such, his primary responsibilities include performing underwriting, market assessments and due diligence on property acquisitions and development strategies. Mr. Mathew’s duties include evaluating and assessing potential acquisitions, divestitures, development and re-development opportunities, and presenting his findings to the Company’s Investment Committee. Additionally, Mr. Mathew uses his Industrial Engineering skillset to develop operating and structural efficiencies to maximize profitability for the Company, its investments, and its investors.
Before joining MarketSpace Capital, Mr. Mathew gained experience implementing complex, enterprise-level solutions for various Fortune 100 companies as a Strategy and Operations Consultant for IBM Global Services. Mr. Mathew was also brought in as an advisor at an impact-based software solution, Corecentra, to help create the go-to market strategies, templatize implementations, as well as formalize the infusion of consulting partners to the business model. Prior to this, Mr. Mathew worked as an Operations Manager at BNSF Railways, where he managed daily operations policy implementations.
As a real estate professional, Mr. Mathew gained experience through the acquisition and growth of his own property portfolio. Mr. Mathew was able to successfully perform over 10 acquisitions during the past 3-years, with a full 50% going full cycle and being sold. Mr. Mathew is committed to utilizing his education, practical and real-life experiences he’s gained from his past roles, to bring immense value to MSC and its stakeholders.
“It is always gratifying to find someone from within your existing organization to promote and elevate to a senior level position,” said Dr. Masaki Oishi, Chairman and Founding Partner of MarketSpace. He concluded by saying that “Thomas continues to prove himself as a highly intelligent, talented and gifted employee that will be a tremendous asset for all of our stakeholders of the future. He is an incredible addition to our team.”
About MarketSpace Capital: MarketSpace Capital is a Private Equity Real Estate Firm that focuses on sourcing value-add commercial real estate investments for our capital partners. Through our relationships, expertise and disciplined, data-driven analysis, our veteran staff has completed over $1 Billion in transactions, and has the capability and experience required to maximize value creation through a comprehensive, programmatic and conservative investment and asset management approach. In addition to producing consistent returns, MarketSpace Capital seeks to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the properties we invest in, and the communities in which we work.