Esko Korhonen has company responsibilities in commercial investment, capital markets and fund raising. He has more than 33 years of experience in real estate investment and development and serves on the Investment and Executive Committees for FCP.
Prior to founding FCP, Mr. Korhonen was a Principal of The Carlyle Group where he served on the company’s real estate fund’s Investment Committee. Before joining Carlyle, Mr. Korhonen was Vice President of ING Group, where he was responsible for ING’s North American real estate portfolio. He began his real estate career with the Trammell Crow Company. Mr. Korhonen has served on the Board of Directors of Tower Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE-TOW), the Board of Trustees of The Maret School in Washington, DC, Founding Member and Advisor for Fair Chance Fund, and currently is Co-Chair of The Northwestern University Leadership Council, Washington, DC, Regional Board Member of the Northwestern University Campaign Committee and a Trustee of the MD-DC chapter of The Nature Conservancy. Mr. Korhonen is a member of the Pension Real Estate Association, Urban Land Institute and District of Columbia Building Industry Association. He received his MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Business at Northwestern University and BA from Colgate University.