Adam Southard


Professional Expertise

Adam joined Savills in 2013 after working for seven years in investment banking and commercial real estate finance. Adam advises many of Savills largest and most sophisticated clients on their real estate strategies.

As a partner in one of Savills most successful real estate advisory teams, Adam actively provides strategic planning, financial analysis, due diligence and transaction negotiation to a broad range of clients from Fortune 100 companies to startups and nonprofits. With his years of financial services experience, he provides unique insight into owners’ and developers’ perspectives to maximize outcomes for his occupier clients.

Awards, Achievements and Activities

Adam has volunteered with Compass Pro Bono, Victory Gardens Theatre and Neumann Family Services. In addition, Adam cycled from San Francisco to Washington, DC to volunteer with and raise money and awareness for The Ability Experience, which supports people with disabilities. In 2018, Adam was featured as a CRE Future Leader by RE Journals.

Direct Number

+1 312 595 2983




Office Number

+1 312 595 2900


  • University of Michigan, Bachelor of Arts, Economics 

  • Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, MBA, Finance 


  • Marmon Holdings (Berkshire Hathaway)
  • Exelon
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Wilson Elser
  • EN Engineering


  • Financial Structuring & Evaluation 
  • CRE Financing 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions 
  • Due Diligence 

Key Services