During his 15+ year career in the finance industry, Brian has completed more than $250M in finance transactions. As a finance executive, Brian has specialized knowledge in structuring, compliance, documentation and funding. Brian studied Business at Drake University. He is an active member of ELFA, NAELB and Vistage.
Sa’ad joined Wedgewood in May 2023 as a financial analyst following his graduation from Loyola University Chicago ( with his BBA in Finance, achieving Cum Laude. Prior to joining Wedgewood, Sa’ad interned at Jordan, Knauff & Company as an investment banking fall analyst, and interned at Origin Merchant Partners as a summer analyst. He was also an extern for Lincoln International’s investment banking bootcamp.
Sa’ad is originally from St. Louis, MO and enjoys playing the guitar, going to the gym, and spending time with friends and family.
Rudy Trebels has spent more than 4 decades in the U.S. real estate and financial industries. He has completed more than $1 billion in transactions serving more than 100 lenders and investors. He graduated from Drake University in De Moines, Iowa in business. He is a major benefactor to the campus and has served on theDrake University Board of Trustees since 2007. Rudy is also a major contributor to Boys Hope Girls Hope of Illinois where Rudy has actively served on the Board of Governors for 20 years.
Jack joined Wedgewood in June 2023 as a financial analyst following his graduation from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (BBA Real Estate and Urban Land Economics). Prior to joining Wedgewood, Jack interned with BDO’s Commercial Real Estate Valuation and Capital Market Analysis team.
Jack is originally from the Chicagoland area and enjoys golfing, the outdoors, and spending time with friends and family.
Heather joined the Wedgewood team in July 2022 as an Executive Assistant. Her knowledge gained from her background in Real Estate law is an asset. She draws on her strong organizational, business management, and procedural skills to support Rudy and the team.
Heather is a lifelong Chicagoland area resident and enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and friends, and cheering on the Packers and the Blackhawks!
Kevin Broz has more than 3 decades of experience in commercial real estate finance, acquisitions/dispositions, asset management, and operations. He has closed in excess of $2 billion in transactions. In addition to his background in commercial and healthcare real estate, Kevin also co-founded, operated and sold two start-up healthcare ventures. Kevin graduated from the university of Missouri and is active in non-profit organizations in Chicago, as committee member as well as member of the board of directors of a mental health non-profit organization.