Kevin Kraiss serves as a Divisional Director for CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) team in the America’s West Division. GWS is responsible for providing integrated real estate and facilities solutions across a global client portfolio that encompasses nearly 5 billion square feet. Kevin’s role includes oversight and support of key outsourcing partnerships with long-term clients. His general management responsibilities include recruitment, talent development, best practice dissemination and resource management. Prior to assuming this role, Kevin served in consultative capacities within CBRE that included client engagements, as well as acquisition and integration of firms into CBRE. Kevin’s 24 year track record in consulting and organizational leadership began at Deloitte, where he was responsible for engagements with Fortune 500 and international clients. Mr. Kraiss also served as a member of the Board and senior management team with Hammes Company, a national planning and development firm specializing in the healthcare sector. Kevin has extensive experience interfacing with client executive teams and Board members related to capital projects and cost savings initiatives that are critical to positioning their organizations for success in a rapidly evolving marketplace. His long-term relationships are founded on a combination of trust, skill, responsiveness and delivery of innovative solutions.