Mr. Riefe joined Seefried Properties in 2013 as Senior Vice President of the Midwest Region with the responsibility for acquisitions, development, and leasing. Mr. Riefe has over twenty years of industrial development experience throughout the Midwest.
Mr. Riefe has completed transactions in excess of $1 billion including facilities for Amazon.com, BMW, Cardinal Health, Caterpillar, Clorox, Comcast, Conagra, Diageo, Exel Logistics, FedEx, General Electric, Home Depot, Kimberly Clark, Kellogg's, Kraft, Kuehne+Nagel, Mondelez, Thermal Care, Tree House Foods, SC Johnson, Steelcase and Victory Packaging.
Prior to joining Seefried, Mr. Riefe was Senior Vice President and Investment Officer at Prologis, where he led development and acquisitions in Illinois. He was also the global account officer for Prologisí 3rd largest customer in North America, Kraft Foods/Mondelez as well as Steelcase, Caterpillar and CAT Logistics. Before joining Prologis, Mr. Riefe was a development officer with Opus North Corporation in Chicago.
Mr. Riefe received a BA in economics from DePauw University and an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.