Executive Vice President, Real Estate, and Rowing in Chicago, Illinois
Mikus Kins is a capital markets expert who has extensive experience in both domestic and international financial markets. Mikus has held senior management positions with some of the largest global financial institutions that include: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, LaSalle Bank and ABN/AMRO.
During his adolescent years, Mikus Kins attended the Francis W. Parker Private School in Chicago, Illinois. There, he was able to foster and develop the confidence, commitment, and courage to become an active citizen in the world. This eventually shaped Mikus’s drive academically where he was able to continue his academic studies at Brown University. There he double majored in International Relations and History while also engaging in various extracurricular activities.
At Brown, Mikus Kins made it a point to explore new avenues and try different things. Whether it was crew, various business clubs, or even his academic studies, Mikus always invested strongly in his interest. This passion, especial for his Latvian roots, led Mikus to study abroad at the University of Latvia, post Soviet Union, in which he attained dual citizenship with the country. After college and returning to the United States, Mikus decided to undertake various executive recruit roles before ultimately foregoing for his MBA at Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University.
After graduating with his MBA, Mikus Kins accepted an offer with La Salle Bank in Chicago. Over the years, Mikus performed and excelled significantly with the company and eventually moved to London where he oversaw the Global Securities Solutions Division for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch. There, he was entrusted to manage 250 employees in administrative services for both securitized and non-securitized products. During 2010, Mikus Kins left the industry and return back to the United States where he worked on various projects prior to joining RealtyMetrix.
Currently, he is a licensed real estate broker in the State of Illinois and is the Executive Vice President for RealtyMetrix Property LLC. Outside of the office, Mikus Kins is involved in various philanthropic organizations. He currently serves on the board and on the auxiliary board memberships at Brown University Club of Chicago, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, and Hedge Fund Cares Chicago.
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