David Glickman

Executive Vice President / Real Estate Consultant

San Diego

David is a well-known curmudgeon in the real estate industry and has a forever-fierce fiduciary focus. Leveraging his significant experience as an investment manager and general partner, he understands the needs of plan sponsors and beneficiaries and aligns his advice to those needs. His approach to manager research includes a higher than average dose of skepticism and he seeks innovative solutions for his clients.

  • Real estate
  • Private markets
  • Joined Meketa in 2019

    Previous roles:

    • Ambassador Capital Management, President
    • Pension Consulting Alliance, Managing Director
    • AREA Real Estate Advisors, Partner
    • Advisory Research, Vice Chairman
    • Ambassador Apartments, CEO and CIO
    • The Prime Group, Executive Vice President
    • Heitman Financial, President

    Other responsibilities at Meketa:

    • Private Markets Research Committee
    • BA, University of Illinois
    • Institutional Real Estate Investor, Advisory Board
    • Member, National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts
    • Member, Pension Real Estate Association (PREA)

    David is a guest lecturer in real estate at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is also a Trustee of the Hospice Giving Foundation and the Carmel International Film Festival.