Edward S. Nekritz Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel
Ed Nekritz serves as chief legal officer and general counsel for Prologis. He oversees the provision of all legal services and strategic risk management for Prologis on a worldwide basis. He is also responsible for Prologis' investment services group, which handles all aspects of contract negotiations, real estate and corporate due diligence and closings on acquisitions, dispositions and financings. Furthermore, he oversees Prologis' risk management and environmental departments. In addition, Mr. Nekritz focuses significant efforts on Prologis' strategic initiatives, including mergers & acquisitions, global investment funds and portfolio transactions. He also serves as the secretary to the Prologis board of directors.
Mr. Nekritz joined Prologis as a vice president in 1995. Previously, he was with the international law firm of Mayer, Brown & Platt (now Mayer Brown), where he practiced real estate and corporate law from 1990 to 1995.
Mr. Nekritz is on the board of advisors for the University of Colorado Denver Business School. He also serves on the board of directors for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver and Junior Achievement Rocky Mountain. Mr. Nekritz received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School and his Bachelor of Arts, with honors, from Harvard College.