Corey Welp

Managing Partner & Co-Founder - fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty

Corey Welp is a co-founder and Managing Partner of 1547. Mr. Welp was instrumental in bringing together the 1547 team. Mr. Welp manages the firm’s Dallas office, the center of finance, sales and marketing initiatives. His responsibilities include investor relations, raising capital, and financial evaluation of all new opportunities. Mr. Welp has proven experience in the data center space. He has led the company in three large scale property transactions totaling over 500,000 SF of data center space under development. Since the company’s inception, Mr. Welp has guided the investment plan and strategy for each data center. Through his active role in the 1547 strategy, Mr. Welp focuses on managing the investment portfolio with an emphasis on balancing risk and opportunity.

Prior to forming 1547, Mr. Welp held executive positions with both boutique and major investment management firms. Mr. Welp has devoted his career to developing a network of investment advisors, family offices, and institutional asset managers. Through this network, investors have trusted Mr. Welp with over $4 billion for investment opportunities in various asset classes, including technology and real estate. Mr. Welp has developed a reputation as a premier innovator, leader and speaker with a focus on developing mutually beneficial relationships with customers and partners.

Mr. Welp holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Creighton University. Mr. Welp is currently a member of AFCOM.