Adam Basch


Adam is a Partner in Formation Properties as well as the Managing Partner of Forest Creek Ventures, a private real estate investment company.

Professional Summary

Adam previously served as SVP of Portfolio Management with Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG), a publicly traded retail REIT. Adam has led or been involved with over $10 billion of acquisition, disposition, and capital markets activities over the course of his career. Most recently, Adam was responsible for the strategic direction and operational performance of the Northeast, Southeast, Mid-Central, and West Regions for the company, comprising a portfolio of 6.6 million square feet of Class A necessity and lifestyle focused retail space. Additionally, Adam led the company’s Investor Relations platform prior to and during its merger with Inland Diversified. Prior to joining KRG, Adam specialized in institutional investment sales of industrial and office properties at CBRE Group, Inc, a publicly traded global real estate company. While at CBRE, in Charlotte, NC, Adam was involved in working primarily with pension advisors, REITs, and private equity groups in the acquisition and disposition of single asset and portfolio transactions. Adam began his career in Charlotte, NC in 2005 with Ernst & Young, L.P., a global professional services and accounting firm, where he worked in the Business Risk Services group, with a focus on evaluating internal risk for Fortune 1000 clients across the country.


Adam received a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, and later earned a CPA designation.

Community Involvement

Adam has served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate with Child Advocates, as well as prior Chair for Riley Society of Riley Children’s Foundation. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. Adam was also recently selected to, and completed, the 2020 XLIV Class Stanley K. Lacy Leadership Series. Chosen for “Forty under 40” in 2018 by Indianapolis Business Journal, Adam received this honor reserved for the most successful Indiana career professionals.