A resident of Iowa, Mark Allen Hanrahan leverages his background in accounting and auditing to handle real estate transactions at Markmel Co LLC. Mark Allen Hanrahan joined the company as the managing partner in 2009 while serving tenure as the managing director of Principal Real Estate Investors.
Upholding Markmel’s motto, “Where Ideas Meet Execution,” he sources and closes real estate and venture capital transactions and serves as a consultant in limited partner deals. Under his leadership, the firm has garnered more than 30 percent in annual returns.
An MBA graduate of Drake University, Mr. Hanrahan holds Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designations. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder. He completed his undergraduate degree in accounting at the University of Northern Iowa.
In his spare time, he enjoys competing in distance races. He has finished over 60 triathlons, including six IRONMAN events. He also stays actively involved in the DSM Triathlon Club as a board member, in which role he promotes local triathlon events and supports athletes who aspire to compete in the Olympics.