Senior Vice President of Construction
Mr. Coninx joined Wheat Capital in 2017 and is responsible for all construction management and project oversight. Prior to Wheat, Mr. Coninx was a Development Project Manager at Banner Property Management. As a land development professional, Mr. Coninx has worked with several municipalities across the United States. Always striving for a balance between the development goals and the desires of the communities they operate in, Mr. Coninx is cognizant of and responsive to all parties involved in property redevelopment. His ability to communicate plans clearly and succinctly has fostered strong working partnerships among each of the stakeholders he has represented. Mr. Coninx’s engineering background and in-depth knowledge spans a wide range of specialties which he uses to anticipate environmental liability, infrastructure, and construction complications that can occur on complex redevelopment projects. Coupled with that expertise, his understanding of solid business principles enables him to provide fiscally-responsible alternatives and innovative solutions to address even the most complex development project challenges. Mr. Coninx has experience working on residential, commercial, and industrial developments. He enjoys working with engaged partners to improve their communities and deliver triple bottom line – economic, environmental and social – benefits. Mr. Coninx received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Marquette University and an M.B.A. from DePaul University- Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business.