Baltimore, MD (February 1, 2022) MCB Real Estate, a Baltimore Based real estate investment management firm, announced today that its long-time head of acquisitions — Michael T. Trail – has been appointed Chief Investment Officer and principal of the company.
“Mike has been the leader of our acquisition group here at MCB for quite a few years”, noted P. David Bramble, one of MCB’s co-founders and managing partners “so having Mike join as a principal and assume the role of chief investment officer was a natural evolution.”

“As we seek to grow our investment management platform exponentially, I cannot think of anyone better to be leading our investment efforts” noted Peter Pinkard, co-founder and Managing Partner of MCB.
Mike joined MCB after stints with PNC Realty Investors, an institutional investment manager & Corporate Office Properties Trust, a publicly-traded REIT where he worked on acquisitions and dispositions. Mike has been at MCB since 2012, starting as a senior investment associate and rising to the most senior acquisition post at the Company. Mike received his BA from the University of Maryland Baltimore County and his MBA from the University of Maryland.

“Being selected to direct the investment decisions at MCB has been my goal since joining the company almost 10 years ago. MCB’s growth has been explosive and I am incredibly excited to join the firm’s principals and for the opportunity to grow my role at MCB” noted Mike.

ABOUT MCB REAL ESTATE. MCB is a privately held, institutionally capitalized real estate investment management firm based in Baltimore, Maryland. MCB makes select investments in retail, industrial, office, and mixed-use asset classes primarily in major East Coast markets. MCB owns and operates approximately 10 million square feet of commercial real estate.