IREI Editorial Advisory Board member, co-founder of Townsend Group passes away
Kevin Lynch, co-founder of The Townsend Group, passed away Feb. 4 while at his home in Naples, Fla.
Lynch was a longtime supporter and a former Editorial Advisory Board member for Institutional Real Estate Americas, Institutional Real Estate Europe and Institutional Real Estate Asia Pacific.
“The industry has lost another icon. Kevin’s vision helped shape an entire industry. But more than that, Kevin was an incredibly warm, kind and supportive human being; always willing to lend a shoulder or a hand,” said Geoffrey Dohrmann, president and CEO of Institutional Real Estate Inc., who served on the Lexington board of trustees with Lynch. “I can still see his infectious smile and the twinkle that was almost always in his eyes. He had an enormous impact on so many, many people’s lives. He was particularly supportive of our firm over the years, and I know I speak for many in saying how much he will be missed as both a business mentor and as a pers