John P. Fowler

John P. Fowler is a co-founder executive managing director at Holliday Fenoglio Fowler LP and HFF Inc. where he oversees major commercial financing, equity and sales transactions.  Over the past 30 years, John has successfully completed close to 900 real estate transactions valued at more than $48 billion.

His career began in 1968 at the Real Estate Department of John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company. He then joined a New England-based mortgage banking and development company in 1972.  In 1974, John formed Fowler, Goedecke & Co., a predecessor to Fowler Goedecke Ellis & O’Connor, Inc., which merged into HFF in 1998. He currently serves as vice chairman emeritus of HFF Inc. and has been its director emeritus since 2012.

John is an active member of Urban Land Institute, Real Estate Finance Association, Mortgage Bankers Association, International Council of Shopping Centers, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, and Artery Business Committee.  He is also a member of the board of trustees at the Roxbury Latin School.