A consultant to Fortune 500 companies and an experienced development executive, Ms. Wein serves as the principal strategic advisor for industry-leading public and private real estate owners, a top-tier grocery retailer, as well as several boutique real estate firms nationwide. Prior to founding WeinPlus, Ms. Wein served as a development executive with The Sembler Company and a senior associate with Ernst & Young’s Transaction Real Estate and Construction Advisory practices, counseling clients on over $40 billion in transactions and $2 billion in construction. A licensed architect for ten years, Ms. Wein graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florida, Gainesville, where she earned Masters degrees in both real estate and architecture and an Undergraduate degree in design. She serves on the boards of directors for the University of Florida’s Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center and Great Explorations Children’s Museum as well as the Advisory Board of Ravti, a CRE Tech start-up, the Urban Land Institute CRC Gold Council and the ICSC Open Air Conference Committee.
Rachel Elias Wein
“Rachel takes a collaborative approach, is smart, aggressive and honest with a high level of cultural understanding. She will push your organization to do things out of your comfort zone and isn't burdened by industry norm.”Ron WheelerChief Executive Officer, Sembler
“Rachel is innovative in her solutions, tenacious in keeping plans on track and always insightful. We highly value her wide lens filled with unique perspectives.”Lance ParkerPresident, A&B Properties
“Rachel is constantly on the cutting edge, thinking about what’s changing in our industry and how we can adapt to drive outsized performance. She pinpoints the most critical strategic needs and makes it happen, bridging the strategy-execution gap.”Andrea DrasitesManaging Director, Blackstone
“Smart, dedicated, professional and proven, Rachel immediately feels part of our team, a partner not a consultant.”Jeff ChamberlainSenior Vice President, Publix
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