Robert Louis Team
Robert Louis Team
J.R. Foster is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Robert Louis Group (RLG). He is the key relationship driver responsible for establishing and driving the company’s strategic direction. From RLG’s inception, he has been instrumental in forming value added partnerships to grow the company’s bottom-line and reach.
Prior to founding Robert Louis Group, J.R. spent the better part of his career developing his skill set in commercial real estate and capital markets at Jones Lang LaSalle (formally The Staubach Company), Lehman Brothers and JP Morgan. He has advised private and public clients in all aspects of corporate real estate leasing assignments, sales, purchases, financing and M&A transactions.
J.R. earned his Bachelor of Arts from DePauw University. He also holds his Series 7 and 63 securities licenses. Currently, he sits on the board of Changing Gears (City Link), Legacy Investment Funds, PLN of the Dan Beard Council (Boy Scouts), DePauw University and Cincinnati Country Day School Alumni Board and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Planned Giving board. He resides in Downtown Cincinnati.
David Louis Hornberger
David Hornberger is Vice President and Managing Partner of Robert Louis Group. David plays a critical role in strategic client development, capital markets and corporate real estate consulting.
Prior to Robert Louis Group, David served as the Managing Director and Co-Founder of Emerging Capital Partners (ECP), where he arranged best-in-class financing for clients seeking debt for commercial real estate properties. Through this experience, David brings a unique financial perspective on every client engagement, which has proven to be an invaluable resource to RLG’s clients.
David earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from The Ohio State University. David sits on the board for the Conservation and Research for Endangered Wildlife (CREW) at the Cincinnati Zoo, Cincinnati Country Day School Alumni Board, and Give Back Cincinnati.
Ali Abdur-Rahman is Senior Real Estate Advisor for Robert Louis Group’s investment advisory team. Ali has over 15 year’s experience providing commercial real estate consulting services to buyers and sellers of Apartment Complexes, Retail Centers, Office, Retail, Industrial, Gas Stations, and Land transactions. In doing so, he has built a clientele from all over the world.
Prior to joining Robert Louis Group, Ali worked with Comey & Shepherd Realtors and OwnerLand Realty. He brings a breath of experience to each client engagement having worked with a myriad of cultures throughout his tenure.
Ali attended The University of Cincinnati, and majored in Business Administration. He attended Hondros College for Real Estate Law, Real Estate Finance, Real Estate Principles & Practices, and Real Estate Appraisal. Ali is a Cincinnati native, loves golfing and has been an active golfer since 2007.