Gerard H. Sweeney is a businessperson who founded Brandywine Realty Trust and Bonomo Turkish Taffy LLC and who has been at the helm of 10 different companies. Mr. Sweeney holds the position of Co-Chairman for World Class Greater Philadelphia Initiative, Chairman at Schuylkill River Development Corp., Chairman for Philadelphia Regional Port Authority (Pennsylvania), President, Chief Executive Officer & Trustee at Brandywine Realty Trust, President, Chief Executive Officer & Trustee at Brandywine Operating Partnership LP (a subsidiary of Brandywine Realty Trust) and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Bonomo Turkish Taffy LLC. Mr. Sweeney is also on the board of Thomas Jefferson University and World Affairs Council of Philadelphia and Chairman at The Center City District Foundation, Member of The Real Estate Roundtable and Member of National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, Inc.
In the past he occupied the position of Chairman of Center City District (Pennsylvania), Vice President-Finance & General Partner at Linpro Co., Vice President for LCOR, Inc., Co-Chairman at Economy League of Greater Philadelphia and Chairman at WHYY, Inc.
Mr. Sweeney received an undergraduate degree from West Chester University of Pennsylvania.