MB Real Estate expands its project services team

MB Real Estate Services Inc. has expanded its Project Services team with the addition of Marc Schwartz as senior project manager and director of workplace strategy, and Shiuwah Lam as assistant project manager. MBRE also recently promoted Daniel Aboutar to senior project manager.

Bringing more than 29 years of industry experience, Schwartz will be responsible for managing all aspects of projects including pre-construction and construction services and as director of Workplace Strategy, he will offer a wide array of services to support corporate services, project services, asset management and leasing.

An industry veteran, Schwartz has more than 25 million square feet of experience across a myriad of industries, use and facility types. He is a graduate of University of Illinois, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Architectural Studies.

As an assistant project manager, Lam will be responsible for the execution of healthcare, asset and corporate tenant projects to ensure adherence to the budget and schedule, as well as safety and quality standards. In this role she also assists with budget development, scope clarification, contract buyout, scheduling and team coordination, as well as safety and critical path responsibilities.

She is a LEED Accredited Professional with a Bachelor of Science in architectural studies and a minor in East-Asian languages and cultures.

Aboutar has 15 years of industry experience and currently oversees tenant improvement and renovation projects at 181 W. Madison Street and the Richard J. Daley Center in Chicago.

He received his Master’s Degree from DePaul University and earned a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Illinois.

MBRE’s Project Services team also recently promoted Robbie Joseph and Brian Toenjes from project managers to senior project managers.