Mr. O’Donnell joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2016 as a Managing Director in the ﬁrm’s Boston office.
Mr. O’Donnell focuses on arranging acquisition, construction, and structured financing on a wide spectrum of property types including office, retail, industrial, apartments, hotels, self-storage and student housing. In his 15+ year ﬁnancing career, Mr. O’Donnell has been part of closing over $5 billion of transactions with banks, conduits, life companies and debt funds located across the country. In addition to senior debt placement, Mr. O’Donnell advises clients on joint ventures, equity placements, mezzanine loans and various other debt and equity related transactions. Prior to joining NKF, Mr. O’Donnell served as Vice President of Goedecke & Co.’s Boston office from 2014 - 2016. Mr. O’Donnell, began his commercial real estate career purchasing performing and non-performing notes at Admirals Bank. He was part of the team that acquired the bank and managed the bank’s REO. Mr. O’Donnell graduated from Bentley University in 2004 and later earned his MBA from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management in 2009.
Mr. O’Donnell resides with his wife Jacqueline and their three children in Winchester, MA.