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Head of Offices EMEA, CBRE Global Investors, United Kingdom
John is Head of Offices EMEA. In this position he works closely with the company’s local teams and program leaders to enhance capabilities in the sector by sharing knowledge and best practice across the business to deliver exceptional performance for investors across our office platform in EMEA valued in excess of €6bn. He is a member of the European Executive Committee and EMEA Investment Committee.
Prior to that John was Head of Transactions EMEA where he was responsible for overseeing the EMEA region transaction strategy, including deal sourcing, acquisitions and disposals, maintaining key market relationships and leading a team of Transactions Managers across the region. He was Chair of the EMEA Transaction Meetings. Previously he was Head of Value Add UK, and responsible for a number of key relationships and transactions, since joining the company. He also works closely with our Investor Services team on key relationships with international clients looking to allocate capital to EMEA.
Prior to CBRE Global Investors, John spent ten years at UK property company Hammerson plc. as Group Director leading the team responsible for the London office development and asset management business including acquisitions, development and management of a prime central London portfolio valued in excess of £1.6 billion. Notable projects include the former London Stock Exchange, 125 Old Broad Street and 750,000 sq ft office headquarters of Allen & Overy, Bishops Square London.
John earned a B.Sc. In Estate Management from the University of East London and holds a post graduate diploma in property investment from the Investment Property Forum (IPF) . He was elected a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) in 1994 and was made a Fellow (FRICS) in 2012.