Andrew Smith leads the development of a wide range of commercial real estate projects and initiatives mainly related to industrial, office, and retail. He provides strategic direction and leadership to foster long-term company growth, and oversees development operations to included market research, site acquisition, pre-development, and construction.
Andrew is an accomplished real estate professional with over 14 years of experience in the design and development of commercial real estate across the Southeast and has experience in all phases of the development cycle.
Prior to joining Ravenel Commercial Properties, Andrew was Senior Development Manager with Twin Rivers Capital, LLC, where he primarily focused on build-to-suit retail development across the Southeast and office development opportunities within the Charleston area.
Andrew graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree in 2006. He then began a career as a Landscape Architect with Hussey Gay Bell based in Mt. Pleasant, SC, working in the project management, entitlement, and planning arena for various major asset types.
Andrew is a member of several organizations including the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and active with the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). He is also a licensed SC Real Estate Salesman, LEED accredited professional, ICSC certified development professional (CDP), and previously Registered Landscape Architect in the state of SC.
Andrew resides in his hometown of Mt. Pleasant with his wife Amelia and their three children.