As an associate with Newmark Knight Frank’s Global Healthcare Services (GHS) team, Mr. Gerakitis works with Executive Managing Directors Todd Perman and Garth Hogan on all aspects of client relations, transaction advisory and business development nationally.
Prior to NKF, Mr. Gerakitis developed his financial background at Southern Company, one of the largest energy providers in the United States. He had multiple roles as a budget analyst and within the treasury department. In addition, Mr. Gerakitis spent time serving as a legislative aide and legislative correspondent, gaining a working knowledge and familiarity with policy and program language, which is particularly helpful within the healthcare industry.
The GHS team advises over 150 hospitals, health systems and large providers nationally on growth, capital and real estate strategy and execution. The team has completed in excess of $500 million in healthcare real estate transactions recently for providers, investors, developers and other institutions.
Mr. Gerakitis earned a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in finance from the University of Georgia Terry College of Business as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Georgia.