Indianapolis Cresa office names two managing principals

The Indianapolis office of Cresa has named Leslie Teskey and Tim O’Brien as managing principals of its Indianapolis office. The two will take over management responsibilities from Jim Teskey and David Black, who will remain principals in the office.

Cresa established its Indianapolis office in 1998. Jim Teskey has managed the office since its inception, while David Black has served as a manager for the past 12 years.

“Tim and Leslie have already demonstrated great leadership. It is the right time for them to assume the role of leading and growing the business. They are actively recruiting both experienced, as well as emerging professionals who share our philosophy of conflict free advisory services. We are thrilled about the future of this office,” said Jim Teskey.

Before joining Cresa in 2019, O’Brien was president and owner of O’Brien Commercial Real Estate, which he founded in 2013. He has 25 years of commercial real estate experience. He previously served as president of Colliers International’s Indiana region.

Leslie Teskey began her commercial real estate career with Cresa in 2008 after leaving J.P. Morgan Chase, where she worked as an equity broker. Beginning as an advisor in 2008, Teskey was promoted to principal in the Indianapolis office in 2019. She is an active member of IndyCREW, serving as its president in 2016.