Ivan Stern Richard F. Smith, Jr. George Gowen

Acquisitions, Sales and Leasing

George F. Gowen, Jr., principal of Avir Realty Group LLC in Delaware, is affiliated with Avir Corporation in such areas as acquisitions, sales and leasing. He has 20 years of real estate transaction experience including investment origination, evaluation, negotiation and closing.

Prior to forming Avir Realty Group, Mr. Gowen was a Vice President at Jackson-Cross - ONCOR International where he completed the sale and leasing of more than 200 properties located along the Interstate 95 corridor between Philadelphia and Baltimore. These properties had a gross value of more than $200 million and contained in excess of 5 million square feet. Clients included Equitable Real Estate, Mass Mutual, DuPont Merck, General Motors, The Franklin Mint, USF&G, Hanson PLC, IKEA, SAP America, PepsiCo, and Keebler, among others.

Mr. Gowen is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and holds real estate licenses in Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.