Zack Otte

Experience

As a senior vice president, Zack leads the asset management practice for Plante Moran Real Estate Investment Advisors (PMREIA). He brings more than 18 years of real estate experience, operating both in consulting and principal roles.

Zack has institutional expertise across property types and markets as well as a broad range of industry connections. With this background, Zack assists clients in their search for optimal real estate investment returns and risk mitigation through the disciplined development and implementation of a portfolio strategy aligned with client objectives.

Zack started his career with Plante Moran’s Real Estate and Construction Group, where he provided portfolio and asset strategy, turnaround management, and tax credit consulting for a broad client base representing various property types and client needs. In addition to his consulting experience, Zack has operated as a transaction officer for two public shopping center REITs, bringing an institutional owner’s perspective to acquisition, disposition, and portfolio strategy decisions during the completion of more than $500 million in transactions.

Zack graduated from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business as a finance major. He is an active speaker at regional and national events for the real estate and investment industries.