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Christelle Bron

Christelle Bron

Senior Managing Director

Christelle Bron Senior Managing Director
New York City 200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Professional Experience

Christelle Bron leads the Integrated Transaction Solutions for the East Region of the Americas within CBRE’s Advisory and Transaction Services | Occupier. Ms. Bron brings18 years of experience as a real estate client service professional to her position. Combining management consulting experience with real estate expertise, she offers a strategic and multidisciplinary approach to solving her corporate clients’ real estate challenges that delivers innovative, actionable and value-added solutions.

Ms. Bron and her team focus on providing business and real estate strategy to both one-off large complex transactions and portfolio optimization.  Before joining CBRE, Ms Bron led NGKF’s Real Estate Consulting practice. She also built and led Savills Studley consulting practice and was a senior manager in Ernst & Young’s corporate real estate advisory practice.  Ms. Bron started her career as a structural engineer, construction project manager at an engineering firm.

Ms. Bron holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Paris La Sorbonne and a degree in structural engineering from l’Ecole Speciale des Travaux Publics de Paris.

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

Deal Engineering and Support: develop truly actionable real estate solutions considering all options and levers (e.g. market, labor, space, financing, landlord position, incentives etc.) to create maximum business and financial impact.

Advisory Integrator: integrates and coordinates CBRE’s platform experts (e.g. labor analytics, capital markets / finance, workplace, local market) to provide truly seamless, integrated and high impact solutions.

Predictive Analytics: Researched, developed and tested unique predictive analytics and robust optimization models, which provide a truly proprietary way to solve for the supply/demand equation.

Portfolio Strategy: Provides strategic advice to Fortune 500 companies that improves their real estate performance and arms them with flexible and agile solutions to face future business changes.
Occupancy Cost Reduction: Helps clients identify savings opportunities and advises on strategic sourcing decisions and processes for corporate real estate.
International Location Advisory/Labor Analytics: Helps clients identify new suitable locations, sites or facilities aligned with their business and talent needs including manufacturing, office and support functions.
Organizational Assessment and Business Process Improvement: Performs assessments of current organization and processes, then based on current risks identified, as well as best practices recommended, designs future organization, new policies and procedures.

Thought Leadership

  • Understanding the Commercial Real Estate Investment Ecosystem - An Early Warning System Prototype – World Economic Forum Report – February, 2016
  • Advanced Analytics/Risk Engineering Round Table: New York City, March 2015
  • Accenture Integrator Model, CoreNet Global: Washington, DC, October 2014
  • Learning Corner Session on Talent for CRE organization, CoreNet Global: Orlando, FL, October 2012
  • Strategic Planning in Uncertain Times, CoreNet Global: Chicago, IL, May 2011 
  • “The Integrator: An Emerging Delivery Model?” The Leader, March 2011
Christelle Bron Senior Managing Director
New York City 200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166