With more than two decades of experience and an impressive record of accomplishment, Senior Vice President of Acquisitions Bob O’Neill brings to CapRock Partners a masterful understanding of all areas of the commercial real estate business. As Senior Vice President of Acquisitions for the firm, O’Neill is specifically charged with extending the investment company’s holdings across Southern California and into Phoenix, Arizona. In this effort, he will work closely with President Jonathan Pharris and other key members of the CapRock Partners team.
Throughout his career in commercial real estate investment, O’Neill has successfully capitalized on his professional reputation, market knowledge, and extensive real estate network to orchestrate the acquisition, repositioning, operation, and disposition of office and industrial assets totaling more than 6.5 million square feet in trades exceeding $800 million. In a brokerage capacity, O’Neill has served as lead client contact and brokerage team manager, executing more than 650 transactions for office, industrial, medical office, and retail properties in more than 100 cities nationwide.
Prior to CapRock Partners, O’Neill held senior acquisitions and brokerage leadership positions with some of Southern California’s leading investment firms, including EverWest Real Estate Partners, First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc., GW Realty, Inc., and Grubb & Ellis Company. By maintaining a sharp awareness of market conditions, competing projects, and related economic developments and leveraging his extensive network of broker, developer and principal relationships, O’Neill successfully positioned himself as a top producer in commercial real estate.
A licensed California Real Estate agent, O’Neill is an active member of NAIOP’s Sponsorship committee, serves on the Board of Governors for Building Block Foundation Fund, and is affiliated with CoreNet Global and Urban Land Institute. O’Neill earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from California State University, Long Beach. He resides with his family in Newport Coast.