Lauris Caston is a member of CBRE’s Global Corporate Services Group, where she is a Director of Transaction Management on the HD Supply, Inc. account. She is responsible for managing all services provided to HD Supply, Inc., including strategic planning and consulting services, market analysis, lease acquisitions and dispositions, purchase and sale negotiations, and financial analysis.
Previously, Ms. Caston was the account manager for DS Waters. She was responsible for all transaction-related services provided to DS Waters.
Ms. Caston has more than 20 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry and business finance. Prior to joining CBRE, she was a Real Estate Administrator for American Honda Motor Company, Inc., where she worked on numerous transactions on behalf of the car manufacturer. These projects included managing the acquisition of real property, including cost analysis, purchase negotiations and due diligence, as well as lease acquisitions, renewals, buyouts, expansions and sharing agreements.
Ms. Caston began her real estate career with Trammell Crow Company where she held numerous financial positions. Ms. Caston was a Financial Analyst, Senior Accountant and a Project Accountant for the commercial real estate firm. She completed asset valuations for projects totaling more than $1 billion, forecasted and analyzed market trends, performed yearly audits and cash flow projections, supervised accounting responsibilities, and performed many other financial responsibilities.
Ms. Caston is an active volunteer for Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA). She earned a B.S. in Finance from California State University, Long Beach.