Mr. Parrell, 41, is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Equity Residential. He was named to this position in October 2007. From August 2005 until October 2007, Mr. Parrell served as the company's Senior Vice President and Treasurer. In this role he was responsible for capital markets, mortgage servicing and tax and treasury functions for the company. From July 1999 to July 2005, he served as Vice President and First Vice President in the company's capital markets group with responsibility for financial planning and modeling as well as $2.0 billion in preferred stock and debt issuances.
Mr. Parrell holds a B.B.A. in Finance and Accounting from the University of Michigan and a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.