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James Freko

Director, Investments
 

Mr. Freko is responsible for pursuing joint venture investment opportunities for National, bringing an extensive real estate background in development and structured finance.

Previously, Mr. Freko was responsible for financing and capitalizing development and value-add projects for Draper and Kramer, Inc. a Chicago-based development company. Prior to Draper and Kramer, Mr. Freko worked for GE Capital Real Estate Financial Services as a Vice President, Originations responsible for sourcing and structuring joint venture investment opportunities across all property types.

Mr. Freko holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration degree from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.