Arthur Sawall, an electrical engineer by trade, started ECT International INC. in 1990 which was a software company specializing in electrical CAD software solutions. ECT grew rapidly and eventually had offices in Europe, China, Australia, India with headquarters in Brookfield WI (because that is home). After the software business was sold to one of the largest software CAD companies in the world, ECT branched off into real estate development and has been known as ECT International INC. DBA Sawall Development.
Similar to ECT the software company, Sawall Development grew very rapidly and has properties throughout Southeastern, Wisconsin consisting of multi-families, single family residential lots, and commercial space.
Executive Vice President
Kevin Sawall serves as the Executive Vice President of Sawall Development and specializes in asset management and development operations. His tech business background has given him first-hand experience in managing small global teams and creating efficient management pipelines, as well as collaborative problem-solving.
Kevin earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from The University of Wisconsin-Madison and his Master of Arts from Xavier University. Kevin is currently continuing postgraduate studies in Real Estate Development.
Kevin lives in Waukesha. He enjoys reading, hiking, and writing. Kevin is also an avid skier and supports several local charitable organizations focusing on education and animal welfare. Kevin also sits on the Loan Advisory Committee for the Business Lending Partners, a branch of the Racine County Economic Development Corporation, focusing on providing low-interest loans to small businesses.
In the News
Arthur Sawall and Sawall Development donates to organizations such as the Hamilton Education Foundation and participates in community events such as Spooky Sussex. We are also apart of many organizations like Urban Land Institute, Sussex Chamber of Commerce, Union Grove Chamber of Commerce, Waukesha County Business Alliance, and Racine County Economic Development Corporation to name a few. The goal with this community outreach is to enhance our local community and show our continual commitment to the Village of Sussex as well as the other communities we are involved in.