Michigan’s Friedman hires senior managing director

Wesley Marchal has joined Farmington Hills, Michigan-based Friedman Integrated Real Estate Solutions as a senior managing director.

In this role, Marchal is responsible for leading Friedman’s real estate services division, which provides administrative and operational support to the company’s 16 million square feet of owned and managed commercial real estate. In addition, he is responsible for managing many of the company’s larger client and partner relationships, and for developing strategic initiatives at the corporate level.

Before joining Friedman, Marchal was an executive at Osprey SA Ltd., where he was responsible for all acquisition, divestiture and leasing activities relating to the company’s 4.4-million-square-foot commercial property portfolio.

Marchal has more than 15 years of real estate experience in investment, management and construction.