JD Saporta is a Transaction Manager within the Advisory & Transaction Services group, having joined CBRE in 2018. In his current role, JD executes real estate strategies for his clients through structuring and negotiating transactions. His expertise in managing large corporate portfolios throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC ensures projects are consistently exceeding client goals and objectives.
Since joining CBRE, JD has completed over 150 transactions for occupier clients totaling over 5.1 million rentable square feet in 31 states and 11 countries. In addition to executing transactions, JD continuously focuses on strategic initiatives that can be implemented across clients’ real estate portfolios to drive cost savings, flexibility, and efficiency. Notably, he carried out the sale and partial leaseback of Change Healthcare’s 407,000 SF headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.
A critical component to JD’s success is his understanding of each client’s unique circumstances. He recognizes that business objectives must drive the real estate strategy and works relentlessly to optimize each company’s portfolio to deliver tangible results to the bottom line.
- B.A. Economics, Indiana University
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- Licensed Broker, State of Illinois
- Change Healthcare
- Marriott International