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David Saad

Executive Vice President

David Saad

Executive Vice President
Meet the Team
+1 312 9351489
+1 312 9351880

Chicago

321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400
Chicago, IL 60654
+1 312 935 1400

Professional Experience

David Saad is currently a Executive Vice President at CBRE, joining the firm following its merger with Insignia/ESG in July 2003.  Mr. Saad is a partner with Chad Freese specializing in business development and client services including structuring and negotiating commercial leases, developing comprehensive and strategic real estate plans, and assisting with the acquisition and disposition of owned or leased properties.  Mr. Saad’s geographic specialty lies within Chicago’s suburban markets. 

In addition to Mr. Saad’s geographic focus, he is part of the CBRE Critical Environment Practice and Life Science Group.  Mr. Saad’s focus within these groups is business development for colocation, telecommunication, pharmaceutical, biotech and nanotech companies in the Midwest.

Mr. Saad began his career at Insignia/ESG as an associate in the firm’s Research Services Group.  This valuable experience provided a strong foundation for Mr. Saad’s current level of market knowledge, ultimately benefiting his corporate clients.  In addition , Mr. Saad was successful in representing Pfizer in the sale of it's 1.5 million square foot office/R&D campus in Skokie, Illinois.

 

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • Licensed Illinois Real Estate Salesperson

 

Achievements

  • Rookie of the Year Award - 2003
  • Chicago Circle Award (2004, 2006 and 2007)
  • Top Ten Suburban Broker (2006, 2010 and 2011)
  • NAIOP 2010 Suburban Transaction of the Year Award, 2010
  • Nominated by the Chicago Food Depository for 2010 Office Broker of the Year
  • Colbert Coldwell Circle Award (top 3% in the Americas), 2010
  • #2 Tenant Rep producer in Chicago, 2010
  • #7 Tenant Rep producer in Chicago, 2011

Education

  • University of Wisconsin, Madison; B.A.

Significant Assignments

  • Pfizer, Inc. | 1,500,000 SF
  • El Paso Energy | 1,200,000 SF
  • APP Pharmaceuticals (multiple assignments) | 700,000 SF
  • US Foods | 360,000 SF
  • Career Education Corporation | 317,000 SF
  • Verizon Wireless | 250,000 SF
  • Fresenius Kabi | 250,000 SF
  • Gogo | 180,000 SF
  • Level 3 | 100,000 SF
  • Sysmex Corporation of America | 85,000 SF
  • Corelink | 80,000 SF
  • Life Fitness / Brunswick | 78,000 SF
  • Bridgestone/Firestone | 70,000 SF
  • First Midwest Bank | 60,000 SF
  • Canon Business Solutions | 50,000 SF
  • Crown Castle | 40,000 SF
  • Safeco Insrurance | 40,000 SF
  • Nanosphere | 40,000 SF
  • DePaul University | 38,000 SF
  • Regus | 36,000 SF
  • Cambium | 34,000 SF
  • NanoInk | 30,000 SF
  • Fulcrum Chicago | 26,000 SF
  • Hitachi Data Systems | 24,000 SF
  • Inter-Tel Technologies | 20,000 SF
  • Angiotech Pharmaceuticals | 20,000 SF

Clients

  • El Paso Energy
  • Abraxis BioScience
  • AirCell
  • Sysmex Corp. of America
  • Life Fitness - Brunswick
  • US Foodservice
  • Bridgestone/Firestone
  • Mortgage Lenders Network
  • Crown Castle
  • Safeco Insurance
  • Regus
      
  • NanoInk
  • Nanosphere
  • First Midwest Bank
  • Global Net Exchange
  • Fulcrum Chicago
  • Associated Agencies
  • Hitachi Data Systems
  • Inter-Tel Technologies
  • Angiotech Pharmaceuticals
  • Carlton Bates
  • Prologis
  • World Commerce

David Saad

Executive Vice President
Meet the Team
+1 312 9351489
+1 312 9351880

Chicago

321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400
Chicago, IL 60654
+1 312 935 1400

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