Danny Queenan is President of CBRE Global Investors. In this role, Mr. Queenan has executive responsibility for the firm’s regional businesses with the leaders of the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific reporting directly to him. He is a member of the Global Executive Committee and co-chairs the Global Leadership Team, working closely with both groups in all facets of the business with a focus on the operating platform around the globe and spearheading select global initiatives focused on enhancing service delivery and efficiency. Additionally, he is a member of the Global Investment Committee.Mr. Queenan serves as Global COO for CBRE’s real estate investment businesses, which are CBRE Global Investors and Trammell Crow Company (TCC). In that vein, he serves on the Board of Directors of TCC, CBRE’s real estate development subsidiary. He also serves as a member of CBRE’s Global Operating Committee.
Mr. Queenan, who had been serving as Global Chief Operating Officer for CBRE Global Investors since 2015, previously served as the Chief Executive Officer of TCC as well as Chief Executive Officer and COO of CBRE’s Asia Pacific business. In the latter two roles, he was responsible for the operational management of CBRE’s Asia Pacific business, working with country and business line leaders to drive growth, achieve operational excellence and deliver superior client service. Prior to joining TCC, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Opus North Corporation, a large U.S. real estate development company. Having begun his real estate career in 1995, Mr. Queenan is a seasoned principal investor with experience sourcing, structuring and financing large-scale real estate deals.
Mr. Queenan earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Marquette University and Juris Doctor degree from William Mitchell College of Law. He is a past President of the Chicago chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties and serves on the Advisory Board of the Marquette University Business School.
ExpertiseProfessional Affiliations / Accreditations
- Trammell Crow Company Executive Committee
- CBRE Global Operating Committee (GOC)
- CBRE Americas Operations Management Board (AOMB)
- Marquette University Business School CRE Advisory Board
- Past President, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) - Chicago Chapter
- William Mitchell College of Law, JD
- Marquette University, BA