Wilhelm Kreuzer

Senior Consultant

Will Kreuzer, a Senior Consultant at ARES Group, has been actively involved in retail real estate for over 25 years, a 10-year track record with Ares and 1,000+ renewals




As a developer, Will has negotiated, developed, acquired, underwriting and managed numerous retail and mixed use centers for his and his clients portfolios. His strong negotiation results not only reflect his tenure but his diverse experience and underwriting background. Will has a proven 10 + year track record with ARES Group working over 1,000+ renewals, restructures and lease terminations for clients.

Wilhelm O. Kreuzer, Principal and Founder of Evolve Commercial Real Estate, LLC, has spent his entire career in commercial real estate and has over 25 years of experience. Prior to founding Evolve, Will was a principal of Tartan Realty Group, where he played an integral role in acquiring, developing and managing over 650,000 square feet of commercial real estate valued over 200 million dollars. Before that, Will worked at HSA Commercial as the Senior Vice President of Finance, where he assisted in financing over 18 million square feet of real estate valued in excess of one billion dollars.


Will received his Bachelor of Science degree in Real Estate and Finance from Indiana University. He is a licensed real estate broker in Illinois and Indiana and holds the prestigious CCIM and LEED® AP designations. He is a mentor for The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation, mentor for the Naperville 203 School District entrepreneurship incubator program and serves on the advisory board for the Center for Real Estate Studies at Indiana University in the Kelly Business School.

Tenant Experience – Restructure

Einstein Bagels

Starbucks Coffee



Mattress Firm


Advance Auto


Burger King

Pizza Hut

Landlord Experience

Evolve Commercial Real Estate

  • Principal / Managing Broker
  • Consultant & Full-Service Real Estate Company

Tartan Realty Group

  • Principal / Financing and Investment Mgr. Retail / Mixed-Use Dev.

HSA Commercial

  • Senior VP Finance
  • Assisted in financing over 18 million SF of real estate valued at over one billion dollars

Other Designations

Certified Commercial
Investment Member (CCIM)


Leadership for Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED) AP designation

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