Jack Buck: Founder and Visionary
Jack Buck founded Free Market Ventures (FMV), a private equity real estate development and investment firm, headquartered in Chicago. As President, Jack oversees all acquisitions, development, finance and investments in Real Estate and Real Estate related companies.
Prior to founding FMV, Jack served as a Principal of the John Buck Company, a privately owned, vertically integrated, full-service Real Estate company. Jack was responsible for a vast range of office, retail, hotel and residential projects. Jack is a board member of the Big Shoulders Fund and Vice Chairman of One Chance Illinois OCI; a charity dedicated to advancing public policy that advocates for a 21st century educational system designed to serve today's children. Jack earned his BA from the University of Notre Dame and his MBA from the University of Chicago.
Jack's proven process in hunting and sourcing deals while forming effective teams helped establish FMV as the driving investment force in developing (RE)meter as a brand and product.