Cushman and Wakefield Continue with Vigorous Expansion of their EMEA Team

Property and Asset Management expert Tina Reuter recruited from Jones Lang LaSalle

Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) the world’s largest privately-held commercial real estate services firm has recruited Tina Reuter as a Partner and Head of EMEA Business Development & Client Management for Property & Asset Management. Based in Frankfurt, she will take up her post in the first quarter of 2013 and will primarily be responsible for Germany, northern Europe, Austria and Switzerland.

Since 2006 Tina Reuter has occupied various senior management posts at Jones Lang LaSalle, latterly as Head of Property Management Germany. She was previously a senior manager for a private-public partnership and project manager for an architects’ office.

In February C&W already announced the appointments of Nina Jansen and Andreas Gast as Partners and Heads of Property & Asset Management in Germany. In May the appointment of Richard Davies as Partner and EMEA Head of Retail Property & Asset Management was announced for the fourth quarter this year, and also in the second quarter Sharon French joined us as Partner in our London Property & Asset Management team.

In EMEA, C&W has around 650 Property & Asset Management specialists in 16 countries who are responsible for some 4,000 properties with a total lettable area of some 16 million sq.m.

“In the past twelve months we have made substantial progress in following our expansion strategy for building our Property & Asset Management business in EMEA” said Carlo Barel di Sant’Albano, CEO of Cushman & Wakefield in EMEA. “We will continue to put high priority on further significant expansion in this area.“

Markus Reinert, Partner and EMEA Head of Property & Asset Management and Investor Services, added: "We have been successful this year in winning new Property & Asset Management mandates for a total of some 3 million sq.m. With the addition of Tina Reuter we have won an experienced expert for our European team with whom we can further improve our service quality and client management as well as further expanding our market share in this important business segment.“

Globally some 7,000 C&W professionals (EMEA: 650) are responsible for some 15,600 properties (EMEA: 4,000) with a total area of some 75 million sq.m. (EMEA: 16 million sq.m.).