Real estate professional Andrew Katakis has built an impressive career on a strong educational foundation from California State University, Stanislaus. Katakis graduated summa cum laude from the university in 1986 with his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and began his career at Commonwealth United Mortgage. Andrew Katakis served as Branch Manager for the firm in Modesto, California, overseeing all aspects of daily operation, including sales, lending, customer service, and security. He trained new hires and conducted ongoing coaching with the staff to promote a positive customer service experience. In his time with Commonwealth United Mortgage, Katakis consistently met and exceeded branch goals for sales, referrals, and client retention, earning him a spot among the top tier of managers throughout the company.
Andrew Katakis currently serves as President of California Equity Management Group, Inc., and spinoff division Granite Realty. In 2008, he also became a Managing Member for Lender’s Financial Group, LLC. He maintains responsibility for the oversight of all operations for Lender’s Financial Group, which focuses primarily on the acquisition and disposition of foreclosed real estate properties.
With decades of experience and continued success in a number of executive roles, Andrew Katakis has established himself as a leader in the real estate investment industry. Consequently, he was quoted extensively in the Wall Street Journal as an authority in the real estate investment market for an article about foreclosed homes.
In addition to his accomplishments in real estate, Andrew Katakis has achieved considerable success with Global Discoveries, Ltd., one of the country’s premier asset location and recovery firms. As Managing Member of the company, he has returned over $80 million in unclaimed assets for various individuals, nonprofit organizations, and businesses. To learn more about the recovery services offered by Andrew Katakis through Global Discoveries, visit http://www.globaldiscoveries.com.