Founder and CEO
Net Lease Partners is led by Ronald Max. Ron is a 35-year real estate industry veteran and has participated in the purchase, sale, and management of over $4 billion in commercial real estate, including extensive experience with single tenant net-leased, retail, multi-family, industrial, hotel and office properties.
Ron has served in various C-level executive positions for both public and private real estate companies and has developed expertise in 1031 tax-deferred exchanges, sale-leaseback financing, and structured finance. He has co-founded several real estate start-up ventures, including Net Lease Partners. In addition to his work at Net Lease Partners, he currently serves as a consultant and is on the Advisory Board of Envoy Net Lease Partners, LLC., has provided expert witness testimony on real estate transactions and has contributed to numerous articles on real estate issues as an expert source.
Ron began his career in 1979 as a senior accountant with KPMG, one of the world’s largest accounting firms, where his clientele included several major real estate companies. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from Northern Illinois University and is a Certified Public Accountant and Illinois licensed Real Estate Broker.
Illinois licensed real estate broker #475-198544