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Company Overview of Equity Commonwealth

Executive Profile

David A. Helfand

Chief Executive Officer, President and Trustee, Equity Commonwealth
AgeTotal Calculated CompensationThis person is connected to 2 Board Members in 2 different organizations across 2 different industries.

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As of Fiscal Year 2015


Mr. David A. Helfand has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Equity Commonwealthsince May 2014. He serves as a Co-President at Equity Group Investments since January 2012 where he has overseen Equity Group's real estate activities andall aspects of the Equity Group Investments and also devote a substantial amount of his time to the Zell Opportunities Funds. Prior to re-joining EGI in 2012, Mr. Helfand served as the President, Founder, and Chief Executive ...

Corporate Headquarters

Two North Riverside Plaza
Chicago, Illinois 60606

United States

Phone: 312-646-2800
Fax: --

Board Members Memberships

Chief Executive Officer, President and Trustee


Master's Degree
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Bachelor's Degree
Northwestern University College of Arts and Sciences
Northwestern University College of Arts and Sciences

Other Affiliations

Annual Compensation

Total Annual Compensation$600,000

Stocks Options

Restricted Stock Awards$4,035,385

Total Compensation

Total Annual Cash Compensation$1,850,000
Total Short Term Compensation$600,000
Other Long Term Compensation$4,035,385
Total Calculated Compensation$5,885,385

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