Terra Search Partners Names Jon Mark a Principal in San Francisco

Joins Leading National Executive Search Firm, from Related California


San Francisco (May 16, 2018) — San Francisco-based Terra Search Partners, a retained executive search firm helping real estate companies build successful and lasting teams, announced today that Jon Mark has been appointed a Principal in San Francisco. He will help Terra Search Partners continue to grow and build the firm’s real estate practice while assisting client companies build strong and durable platforms for lasting success.

Mr. Mark brings extensive experience to executive search from a range of real estate roles in capital markets, affordable housing and other development activities.

Prior to joining Terra Search Partners, Mr. Mark was with Related California responsible for supporting and assisting in all aspects of project management such as the design, financing, and construction of more than 650 affordable housing units in Northern California. Prior to Related, Mr. Mark was an Associate for CityView where he managed a $200 million fund focused on ground-up multifamily developments and led due diligence on deals totaling $150 million. He was an Analyst for the Affordable Housing Group of CW Capital where he designed Low Income Housing Tax Credit Equity model templates. He began his career as an Investment Banking Analyst for BMO Capital Markets in both their Equity Capital Market and Real Estate Investment Banking Groups.

Mr. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering with a minor in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania and a Master’s degree from the Haas School of Business at University of California Berkeley. He is on the steering committee of the Urban Land Institute Young Leaders Group, chairing events such as Learn from the Best and the Mentoring Program.


Terra Search Partners is an executive search firm focused exclusively on the real estate industry. All of the firm’s partners have extensive backgrounds in real estate, having been executives in or owners of a wide cross section of real estate related companies. Terra Search Partners’ practice and expertise encompasses all real estate sectors and disciplines—from Fortune 500 companies, to privately held companies, and non-profit housing organizations. Headquartered in San Francisco, the firm also has regional offices in Southern California and Washington, D.C. For more information, please visit: www.terrasearchpartners.com.

Ron Heckmann
(510) 652-5800
Lily Wang, Terra Search Partners, (562) 533-3625