For more than 40 years, Mr. Sperry has been a highly recognized and influential leader within the Southern California and national commercial real estate industry. In 1987, Rand Sperry co-founded Sperry Van Ness International Corporation, a national brokerage organization (Disclaimer: Rand Sperry does not have any present ownership interest in Sperry Van Ness International Corporation and since 2009 he is no longer affiliated with Sperry Van Ness International Corporation or Sperry Van Ness ®). Rand Sperry is an owner of Sperry Commercial, Inc. and Sperry Equities, LLC, a real estate investment and property management organization and continues to grow these companies, as well as it’s global franchise brokerage business, Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, with partners Burton Young and Jack Carroll. To date, these companies and their affiliates have acquired more than 65 commercial, industrial, and office properties, exceeding $1 Billion in value with over 10 million square feet under management and 6 million square feet owned. (1)
Over Mark’s 30 year commercial real estate career, Mark has represented investors, institutions, lenders and borrowers in the acquisition, disposition, and leasing of commercial property across all sectors including office portfolios, industrial buildings, land, multifamily, medical office buildings high street retail, shopping centers and special use and mixed use properties. Before affiliating with SperryCGA’s platform in 2017, Mark founded San Francisco’s Bay Area’s, ‘Trimark Commercial Real Estate’, and Hinkins Real Estate Analytics. Mark was an investment Broker with the Oakland, Calif. office of Grubb & Ellis Company (2001-2011), and prior to moving to the United States from the United Kingdom in 2001, Mark was a retail property investment specialist with publicly traded Lambert Smith Hampton “LSH” (1993-2001). Mark earned the prestigious CCIM designation (Certified Commercial Investment Member) which recognizes experts in the commercial and investment real estate industry and is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors which is a professional body that accredits professionals within the land, property and construction sectors worldwide.