Chris Courneya
Director - Investments & Acquisitions
Founders Properties, L.L.C.


Minneapolis, MN


Mr. Courneya is responsible for the acquisition and financing of assets for Founders Properties. He also focuses on joint venture and new development opportunities.

Professional Affiliations

  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) – Minnesota chapter
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)


Before joining Founders Properties, Mr. Courneya spent five years at Onward Investors, LLC in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, where he developed and executed acquisition strategies for markets across the United States. Prior to that, he worked as a portfolio manager with a focus on office and industrial buildings at Unire Real Estate Group in Brea, California.


Mr. Courneya earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Real Estate Studies from the University of St. Thomas.