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Guillermo ( Willy) Accame, Environmental Director, Panattoni Development Comany, Inc.

Willy has over 28 years experience and has a diverse background in property redevelopment, insurance, litigation, environmental risk, and natural resources. At Panattoni Development Company, he manages risk throughout the company’s operations and is responsible for negotiating and structuring insurance for the company. Panattoni Development is the largest privately owned commercial real estate company in the US and develops, leases, and manages over 40 million square feet of industrial, office and retail projects throughout the US, Canada and Europe.

Willy directs environmental due diligence, remediation, manages tenant risk, assists with divestitures, and serves as the chair of the company’s Sustainability Committee. He establishes environmental policy, oversees and coordinates ongoing litigation, manages contractual risk, and advises the company’s Board of Directors and Investment Committees. Willy also serves on the Board of Directors of Quanta Indemnity Company, located in New York City.

Willy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Geology from the University of Maryland and a Master’s degree in Geochemistry and Remote Sensing from Purdue University. He has taught Environmental Geology at the University of Maryland and has spoken widely on a variety of environmental, insurance, and related topics.