Michael Brim

Chief Financial Officer 

Michael Brim is Chief Financial Officer at Brennan Investment Group. He oversees all accounting, financial reporting and internal control procedures for the firm including its corporate accounting and tax reporting requirements. Brim brings a unique blend of financial, real estate and entrepreneurial expertise to his role as chief financial officer. With over 26 years of experience in the commercial and industrial real estate industry, Brim's knowledge spans a variety of facets of financial management and reporting, including portfolio management, financial negotiations, legal/regulatory compliance, and financial operations management.

Prior to joining Brennan Investment Group, Brim was the chief financial officer and chief operating officer of U.S. Equities where he led all aspects of internal controls, tax planning, accounting, risk management, benefits, information technology and human resources for the corporation as well as its 28 million square foot real estate portfolio. Brim also co-led the successful merger/negotiations of the business with CBRE, Inc. Prior to that, Brim was a principal for several successful start-up companies where he led overall business strategies, financial practices and operations. He also acted as the chief financial officer and chief operating officer of Shorewood Property Investments.

Previous experience also includes his extensive career with Darwin Realty and Development Corporation where he was promoted from property manager to eventually becoming chief financial officer and chief operating officer. Brim effectively managed the financial operations of the company's 6 million square foot industrial portfolio.

Brim received a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from the University of Iowa and an MBA from DePaul University, Chicago. He is a certified public accountant and holds an Illinois real estate broker license.


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​Phone: (847) 306-6830