Ben is the Advisory & Transaction Service Group of CBRE’s Charlotte office. As a member of CBRE’s Data Center Solutions, Ben collaborates with a global network of CBRE teammates who continually refine their business strategies and processes to better serve owners and users of data centers, colocation facilities, and other communications infrastructure.
Ben has established himself as the leading data center brokerage professional in the Carolinas. Since 2010 Ben has held a 70% market share of all brokered data center transactions in North Carolina. Ben also serves as a Board member for the 7x24 Carolinas Chapter and actively participates in many other IT industry associations.
Prior to focusing on the data center industry Ben had a multi-disciplined brokerage practice offering landlord and tenant representation to office and industrial owners and occupants. Before entering the brokerage business Ben underwrote, closed, and securitized loans on single-tenant net-leased properties for First Union Capital Markets.
Ben lives with his wife and three children in Charlotte, NC. In his free time Ben enjoys golf, skiing, running and being active in numerous civic and charitable organizations.