Executive Director of Due Diligence
Eduardo E. Paneque is the Executive Director of Due Diligence at Brennan Investment Group. Throughout his career, Mr. Paneque has been involved in over $4 billion in real estate transactions including UPREIT transactions, 1031 exchanges and company mergers. Mr. Paneque has provided services and coordination on acquisition due diligence, deal structuring, debt restructuring, systems integration and accounting/treasury functions.
Prior to Brennan Investment Group, Mr. Paneque founded EEP Business Services, Inc. (“EEP”) in 1996, a consulting firm specializing in providing accounting and finance services primarily for the real estate industry. Mr. Paneque also served clients in key management roles, including Acting Director of Financial Management-Joint Ventures for a publicly traded industrial REIT and Acting Treasurer for a publicly traded office/industrial REIT.
Prior to EEP, Mr. Paneque was an integral part of the executive team that formed and created First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (“FR”) and served as its Controller post-IPO. Mr. Paneque also served as Chief Financial Officer for Tomasz/Shidler Investment, Inc., which was the predecessor entity to FR. Mr. Paneque began his career as an auditor with Coopers & Lybrand (now, PricewaterhouseCoopers).
Mr. Paneque earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from Northern Illinois University in 1981. Mr. Paneque is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Illinois CPA Society.