WHO WE ARE
RDO Investments, LLC is a real estate investment and advisory firm headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. RDO principals have participated in real estate transactions with a total value exceeding $2 billion.
As a real estate investment and advising firm, RDO Investments offers a broad spectrum of knowledge of real estate assets, corporate finance, and capital markets. At RDO Investments LLC, it is our goal to position corporations and real estate investors to enhance their short- and long-term financial stability through identifying, creating, and managing diverse, strategic real estate structures. Our clients are assured of our objective, sound, and tactical real estate advice and execution to meet aggressive, strategic financial goals while maximizing returns.
RDO Investments provides full life cycle real estate financial advisement and execution, including net lease advisory, investment brokerage, financing, corporate financial analysis, investments, and acquisitions.
Prior to forming RDO Investments, Mr. O’Connell served as Vice President of Acquisitions for a privately held Real Estate Investment Trust based in Phoenix. During his tenure, the company closed greater than $300 million worth of single and multi-tenant offerings located throughout the US.
Prior to joining the Private REIT, Mr. O’Connell worked in Acquisitions for Cole Capital Partners in Phoenix, Arizona. At Cole, Mr. O’Connell closed in excess of $350 million worth of single and multi-tenant retail, office, and industrial assets in a two-year period. Within that time, he assisted in closing the company’s first private REIT offering in the amount of $100 million.
Prior to joining Cole in June 2004, Mr. O’Connell worked for the PetSmart Corporation at their corporate headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. At PetSmart, he was responsible for site selection of new stores for the West Coast. Mr. O’Connell received an undergraduate degree from Arizona State University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix and has been an active participant with ICSC for the past 24 years.
Since starting RDO Investments in 2009, the company has transacted over $1.4 Billion dollars of Retail, Office and Industrial properties.
Prior to joining RDO Investments, Christian worked at Marcus & Millichap | The Mansour Group specializing in Single Tenant Net Lease Properties. At RDO Investments he continues with Buyer and Seller representation on single and multi-tenant retail throughout the country, on an off-market and listing capacity. Christian was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida before moving to Seattle, Washington. He graduated from San Diego State University with a degree in Finance and Real Estate, further solidifying his comprehensive knowledge in these fields. In addition to his academic accomplishments, Christian is an active participant in esteemed organizations such as ICSC, NAIOP, and ULI, consistently engaging in professional development and industry networking. In addition to his professional life, Christian enjoys playing tennis, golf and hiking.