Prior to founding Argo, Richard Perlmutter was a
senior vice president of South Charles Realty and South Charles
Investment, both subsidiaries of Bank of America. He was responsible
for over 500 transactions totaling over $1.5 billion of real estate.
Among his major projects, he was responsible for several master-planned
communities and extensive office projects throughout the mid-Atlantic
and Southeastern United States. His expertise ranges from financial
engineering to multi-phase project management.
Mr. Perlmutter has a B.A. in Environmental Design
from the State University of New York at Buffalo, graduate study
at the University of California, Los Angeles and J.D. from the
School of Law, University of Oregon.
Mr. Perlmutter has experience working as a lawyer
for the United States Senate and real estate developer for several
small and large real estate companies. He is active in community
and professional affairs. He is a trustee of the Urban Land Institute,
governor of the Urban Land Institute Foundation, chair of mission
advancement of the Urban Land Institute-Washington District Council,
board member of the Robert H. Smith School of Business of the
University of Maryland, board member of USA Canoe/Kayak, and board
member of Carl M. Freeman Associates. He also is a member of the
District of Columbia Bar.