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Leadership

Hugh Williams

Chairman and Managing Member

Background

Hugh Williams, Chairman and Managing Partner for Umoja Supply Chain Solutions, holds a B.S. and M.S. from Northwestern University. Hugh is a Principal/Managing Broker with MK Asset Mgmt, Director of Strategic Growth and Entrepreneurship with the Sterling Bay Companies. He is Co-founder, Kwill Capital Advisors and Co-Owner of Circle City Rebar.

Hugh is the recipient of numerous professional awards, including Chicago Sun Times Industrial Broker of the Year, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Suburban Office Transaction of the Year, and  Centerpoint US Deal of the Year. He is a member of the Board of Directors for Congo Square Theatre Company. Hugh is a ULI/LISC YIELD Co-Chair, and an Advisory Board member for ULI and the Prysm Institute. Williams is a former member of the Big 10 Advisory Commission.  He was previously senior director at Cushman & Wakefield and a Principal at Avison Young.