Eric Merkelson

Senior Director

Eric Merkelson is a Senior Director at Savills, with over 15 years of leadership and Project Management experience. Clients and colleagues value Eric’s ability to focus on the details while maintaining a calm demeanor and grasp of the bigger picture. Eric provides exceptional guidance on constructability reviews, vendor procurement, scheduling, logistics and phasing. His attention to quality-streamlined communication, budgeting, scheduling and strategic problem-solving delivers unmatched results for his clients across sectors.

Eric has managed a wide range of projects from law offices to luxury residential, including Retail Design Institute award-winning flagship and fixture upgrade programs. Prior to joining the firm, Eric honed his skills on high-profile projects including the construction of a BMW dealership, the multi-phased renovation of a historic courthouse in downtown Manhattan, and the development of multi-million dollar residences in a landmarked Brooklyn building.

Eric’s past and current clients include Greenberg Traurig, Comcast Corporation, Comcast Cable, Athene, NBCUniversal and Bank Street College of Education.

Eric is LEED Accredited and a certified Project Management Professional.