Josh Carl

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Carl oversees all investment, management, and strategic activities of the firm. Drawing on his diverse entrepreneurial background, Mr. Carl founded Endeavor to opportunistically pursue a broad range of transactions with best in class partners and operators. Throughout his career, Mr. Carl has been actively involved in the structuring and managing of over $1 billion worth of assets within the real estate, private equity, and general/alternative investment marketplace. Specifically, Mr. Carl has been responsible for a myriad of transactions and investments across numerous industries including oil and gas, advanced materials, home services, industrial lubricants, self-storage, luxury retail, hospitality, rental apartments, and condominium conversions.

Prior to founding Endeavor, Mr. Carl served as Head of Retail Investments and Associate Director of the Alternative Investments Group and Multi-Manager Investment programs for ABN Amro Asset Management – North America and LaSalle Bank. In addition, Mr. Carl was an Investment Analyst and Portfolio Manager with Mesirow Financial and William Blair & Company, LLC as well as an associate with a Chicago based boutique private equity and investment banking firm.

Mr. Carl earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his BA from Lake Forest College. He is an Executive Committee Member of the Securities Industry Association's Central States District, member of the Jewish United Fund Financial Committee, holds his Series 7, 63, and 65 licenses with the NASD, and serves on the board of directors for Blue Star Lubrication Technology and Fertigation Technologies. Josh is also a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and the Economic Club of Chicago.