Mike McDonald is a Managing Director and Partner of Eastdil Secured. He co-founded the
Atlanta office of Eastdil Secured (predecessor Eastdil) in 2000. Prior to joining Eastdil Secured,
Mr. McDonald was a Vice President of Ben Carter Properties where he focused on office and
retail investment sales, acquisitions on behalf of the firm and an offshore investor and office and
retail development activities. He is one of the leading investment sales professionals in the
Southeast and Sunbelt regions of the U.S. and has been involved in more than $5 billion of
transactions over the past five years across the product type spectrum including office, retail,
industrial and multi-family assets. Key transactions include 191 Peachtree, 1180 Peachtree,
Atlanta Financial Center, The Brookdale Collection, Buckhead Plaza, Heritage Plaza, Las Olas
Centre, The Mall of Georgia, Miami Center, One Alliance Center, The Post Properties Apartment
Portfolio, and The Wildwood Collection. Mr. McDonald received a B.B.A in Banking & Finance
from the University of Georgia and a Master’s degree in Real Estate from Georgia State
University. Mike is an active member of NAIOP, ICSC and ULI.
Mike, and his wife Stephanie, live in Atlanta and have three children: Macartney, Michael and
Riley. He is actively involved with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and enjoys playing golf,
camping, coaching Little League baseball, reading and spending time with his family.