Matt Welke is a Principal and Managing Director of Essex Realty Group, Inc. While at Essex, Matt has been recognized multiple times by the Chicagoland Commercial Real Estate Forum for his achievements, his impact on the community, and his professionalism and ethics. Most recently, Matt was named Chicago’s top commercial sales broker and was honored by GlobeStreet.com and Real Estate Forum as a recipient of the national “40 Under 40” award.
Separately, Matt co-founded the real estate company, Rockwell Partners, LLC, in order to assist financial institutions in the receivership, management and disposition of their distressed real estate assets. Since its inception Rockwell has become one of the leading and fastest growing property management companies in Chicago.
Matt attended Purdue University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management with minors in Finance and Manufacturing Management. Matt currently resides in Park Ridge with his wife and their three children. He remains involved in numerous charitable organizations.