Jacques Mebius joined Cortland in 2007 as Development Partner, bringing more than two decades of real estate and business development experience to his role. Jacques identifies and cultivates new construction projects focused on residential apartment homes and/or mixed-use in the Southeast.
Before Cortland, Jacques served as Senior Vice President with Ultima Holdings and Real Estate Services in Atlanta for 13 years. Previously, Jacques was a Commercial Real Estate Consultant with The Harbor Group International and President of a Dutch venture capital fund group.
A native of the Netherlands, Jacques speaks Dutch, French, and German. He is a member of the US Green Building Council, and a frequent economics guest lecturer at an Atlanta high school. Jacques earned a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in Fiscal Economics, as well as a Law degree, from Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands.