Nic Barber has been with Encore Enterprises for 17 years and is both a member of the board and President of Encore Commercial, LLC. In his role as an Encore board member, Mr. Barber is always putting the interests of the company and it’s investors first and helps to oversee the growth and continued success of the company.
In his role as President of Encore Commercial, Mr. Barber focuses on continuing the company’s management philosophies to lead a dynamic portfolio growth strategy of developing and acquiring profitable commercial properties. His experience in closing complicated real estate transactions with Encore Enterprises provides an added advantage in determining the proper deal structure and analyzing capital options that are available in the marketplace.
Mr. Barber is also over many facets of Encore’s real estate transaction operations, including management of the day-to-day sourcing of all of the company’s future acquisitions and current development projects, as well as overseeing Encore Commercial’s leasing and property management staffing and presenting projects for approval to the investment committee and board of directors.
He has been responsible for overseeing the due diligence, pre-development, acquisition and development processes, and assisting with sourcing and structuring of new debt and equity for approved projects. Since joining Encore, Mr. Barber has successfully closed over $2 billion of real estate underwriting, negotiating, financing, leasing, development and acquisition transactions.
Mr. Barber holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Louisiana.