Derek S. Uhler
Derek S. Uhler, M.S., CMA is an Executive Real Estate Finance Professional that is responsible for generating, maintaining professional relationships with leading commercial equity and debt sources proficient in the execution of sustainable and like-minded partnerships focused in the creation of long-term positive growth and profitability for FUTURA and its partners.
He brings 20+ years of capital markets, strategic financial analysis, forecasting and reporting, client and stakeholder relations and due diligence experience, allowing him to effectively build and lead high-performing teams to focus on the financing of multiple projects and operations, while also monitoring team’s performance to ensure optimal efficiency. He really enjoys building strategic financial relationships with various companies to drive the growth of professional organizations like FUTURA for long term success. He is recognized as a top advisor for strategic guidance by understanding the big picture and its relation to the company’s goal attainment.
Over the past 12 years, he been able to interface with leadership teams and stakeholders to devise strategies to meet each company’s operational and budgetary goals. He brings a high level of proficiency to projects by structuring successful Equity and Debt partnerships with focus in Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, Asset Management, Accounting, Operations, Financial Reporting, Development, Acquisitions, and Risk Management.
He’s executed leadership efficiently in both public and private real estate environments including Multifamily, Hospitality, Office and Industrial; allowing him the opportunity to direct $2.0BB+ in real estate financing transactions. He also managed corporate risk management programs of $1B in assets including hedging and insurance by partnering with cross-functional teams and individual environments, collaborating on projects, serving as SME for conflict resolution and communicating insights for advancing shared organizational goals.
He has lived and worked various locations in United States, and with those experiences comes proficiencies in interfacing with multicultural individuals and multinational organizations to ensure seamless communication, collaboration and best practices sharing.
Derek earned his Master of Science in Finance from the University of Colorado, as well as his Bachelor of Arts in Business from Western Colorado University. He is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA). He prides himself in his ability to bring and increase organizational efficiency through prudent capital markets execution.
Derek lives on Singer Island (West Palm Beach), Florida and in his spare time is an avid golfer, skier and hiker.