Los Angeles, CA – November 19, 2012 – CBRE Group, Inc. announced today that Alex Darragh has been appointed to oversee its business Global Corporate Services in Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean. Mr. Darragh is currently leader for the Company’s Global Corporate Services business in the U.S. Central Division. In his new role, he will work with CBRE leaders and professionals throughout Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean to enhance client service and accelerate business growth.
“Alex is one of our top leaders and his appointment underscores CBRE’s commitment to focus significant resources to serve clients in high growth international markets,“ said Jim Wilson, Executive Managing Director, CBRE Global Corporate Services.
Mr. Darragh joined Trammell Crow Company (TCC) in 2001 as the Alliance Director for the American Express account and has held several senior positions. Prior to CBRE’s acquisition of TCC in 2006, he was TCC’s International Division leader. Most recently Mr. Darragh was Executive Managing Director with management responsibility for CBRE’s Global Corporate Services business in the Central U.S. and Canada, a portfolio that includes clients from a wide range of manufacturing, public sector, healthcare and service industries. He has a Master of Science from Northwestern University and both Master and Bachelor of Arts degrees from Queens University.
Steve Quick will succeed Mr. Darragh as the U.S. Central Division leader for Global Corporate Services. Mr. Quick joined CBRE earlier this year after holding several senior leadership positions within the Global Workplace Solutions Division of Johnson Controls. He has more than 20 years of experience in the real estate and workplace industry in senior leadership roles, spanning general management, customer relationship management, sales management, directing business strategy and marketing, and finance. Mr. Quick is a member of the Board of Directors of CoreNet Global, where he was also recently elected to serve as Treasurer.
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CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm (in terms of 2011 revenue). The Company has approximately 34,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our Web site at www.cbre.com.