As president, Russell Brenner is responsible for the vision and growth of RX Health and Science Trust. Russell brings more than 25 years of real estate investment, finance and operational experience to RXHST, having led the acquisition, development and leasing of more than 8 million square feet of commercial real estate, including hospital-anchored medical office buildings and ambulatory surgery centers across the U.S. Prior to joining RXHST, Russell was partner with Stage Equity Partners, a Chicago-based healthcare real estate investment company, where he co-managed investment strategy and operations of a national medical office portfolio. Previously, Russell served as senior principal at Syndicated Equities, a national real estate private equity firm, where he led investment sales and capital raising efforts for each of the firm’s investment vehicles across sectors. Russell began his career as senior director, office leasing and investment sales for Insignia/ESG (now CBRE).
Russell earned a BA (with Honors) in English Language and Literature from Tufts University, volunteers as a Real Estate Mentor for young professionals via the Harold Eisenberg Foundation and held a variety of leadership roles within JUF’s Real Estate Division.