Chris Courneya
Vice President – Investments & Acquisitions
Founders Properties, L.L.C.


Minneapolis, MN


Mr. Courneya is responsible for acquiring new industrial and office assets. In addition to acquisitions, Mr. Courneya also provides support on dispositions and joint ventures.

Professional Affiliations and Certifications

  • 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, L.L.C. 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.