Employee Business Resource Groups

Employee Business Resource Groups enable CBRE to accentuate the value of a diverse employee base.

Talent, above all else, is cultivated and nourished as the foundation of the CBRE culture. With over 20,000 members worldwide across 18 Employee Business Resource Groups (EBRGs), we embrace the diverse dimensions of our people across gender, race and ethnicity, LGBTQ+ identity, disability and military/veteran status. Our Employee Business Resource Groups are open to all CBRE employees. They include:

Americas: Abilities, Asia Pacific Network, Black Excellence, CBRE Military, Faith Network, Hispanics Organized to Leverage our Advantage (HOLA), Indigenous Network, LGBTQ & Allies, Rising Professionals Organization, Women's Network (including a Working Parents Collective subgroup).

EMEA: Ability (for people with disabilities and long-term conditions), Armed Forces Network, Faith Network, Family Network, Proud Network (LGBTQ+ people & allies), REACH Network (Race, Ethnicity And Cultural Heritage), Women’s Network.

APAC: Abilities, Asia Pacific Network, BE@CBRE (Building Equality for LGBTQI+ - Pacific), LGBTQ & Allies (Asia), Women’s Network.

Learn more about some of our EBRGs below:


The CBRE Abilities EBRG supports the professional and personal requirements of our disability community. Together with company leadership, we are advocates and advisors to CBRE employees with disabilities, as well as to CBRE on matters related to hiring and inclusion of employees with disabilities. We aim to build disability accessibility, inclusion and ally ship into CBRE’s recruiting hiring, retention and employee experience.


Asia Pacific Network

Asia Pacific Network (APN) is focused on helping CBRE attract, develop and retain Asian-Pacific-American talent while advancing our business to serve the Asia Pacific marketplace. APN is creating professional development opportunities that build skills and help members advance their careers. It is also focused on supporting CBRE local markets through volunteerism and charitable events while building external connections to Asian professional organizations.


Black Excellence Network Group

The Black Excellence Network Group’s vision is to advance diversity and inclusion as a core value benefiting CBRE, our clients, and our communities with a particular focus on recruiting, retaining, and developing our Black professionals. Learn More.


CBRE Military

Thousands of our employees have prior military service, which provides them specialized skills and experience much different from those of civilian workers. CBRE Military works to set these employees up for success in our corporate environment while speaking to their military background. Learn More.


Hispanics Organized to Leverage Our Advantage (HOLA)

The Hispanics Organized to Leverage Our Advantage (HOLA) supports Hispanic and Latino professionals across the Americas by promoting diversity and inclusions while providing opportunities for these professionals to develop their business and their career.


LGBTQ & Allies

The LGBTQ & Allies network group provides an open-minded support system for conducting business while addressing the personal requirements of our LGBT community. The group acts as an advocate for shaping CBRE practices and programs to ensure a business community where merit supersedes sexual orientation and gender.


Rising Professional Organization

Rising professionals is dedicated to helping young professionals form business relationships, build leadership skills, and participate in community and philanthropy events all while helping develop an understanding of CBRE’s platform, resources and training opportunities.


Women’s Network

The Women’s Network exists to advance the success of women. Growth, Connection, Mentorship and Advocacy –the four guiding pillars of the Women’s Network –provide a solid foundation to enhance careers and promote and environment that is collaborate and keenly focused on success.


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Women/Minorities/Persons with Disabilities/US Veterans