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Chicago, Illinois 60654
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Jeff Aerni

Jeff Aerni

Managing Partner

Jeff Aerni is a Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Landrock, and is primarily responsible for originating, structuring, and executing investments, developing joint venture relationships, and leading the firm’s portfolio and asset management teams.  He serves on the firm’s Investment and Executive Committees.  Concurrent with his role at Landrock, Jeff serves as a Principal of the Legacy Firm (where he continues to manage a number of Legacy Firm investments) and serves on the Legacy Firm Investment Committee.  Jeff joined the Legacy Firm in 2013, and has played an integral role in sourcing, executing and managing many key Legacy Firm investments.  In addition, he was responsible for the design and implementation of many of the Legacy Firm’s institutional business processes related to portfolio and asset management, financial reporting, treasury, marketing, and investor reporting.  Prior to joining the Legacy Firm, Jeff was part of the Assurance practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he focused on public and private real estate and private equity clients.  Jeff holds a B.S. in Accounting, cum laude, from Miami University, and he is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).  Jeff is a full member of the Urban Land Institute and an Associate Board Member of REACH Prep, an organization providing educational opportunities to underserved, high-achieving students.  Jeff resides in Greenwich, CT with his wife and two girls.