Chris Ahrenkiel Joins Invest Atlanta Board of Directors

Thursday, August 3, 2017

The Invest Atlanta Board of Directors welcomed their newest member, Chris Ahrenkiel, at their meeting in July. Chris brings with him a wealth of commercial real estate knowledge and experience to Invest Atlanta. He is currently a Managing Director of Tishman Speyer and leads the firm’s activities in Atlanta. Locally, Tishman Speyer’s focus is the development and leasing of Atlanta’s newest office development, Three Alliance Center, a 500,000 square foot, 30 story tower in Buckhead.

Chris also serves on the Board of Directors of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, and the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors. Previously, Chris has served on the Board of Directors of REGA (Real Estate Group of Atlanta), Midtown Alliance, GSU Real Estate Alumni Board, Georgia Institute of Real Estate, and was a co-founder of NAIOP Future Leaders (NFL).

Chris is a Leadership Atlanta alumnus (Class of 2017) and in 2015 he was honored as one of Atlanta’s 40 under 40 by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. A native of Germany, he’s has lived in Atlanta for 31 years.  He graduated Cum Laude with a B.B.A. from the University of Georgia in 1998 and earned his M.B.A. with a concentration in Commercial Real Estate from Georgia State University in 2003.

Welcome, Chris!