Matt Werner

Global President, Global Workplace Solutions

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Professional Experience

Matt Werner is a 27-year veteran of CBRE Global Workplace Solutions (“GWS”). As Global President, he is responsible for Enterprise Facilities Management with a specific focus on sustainability, smart buildings, and technical excellence across the vast global portfolio of GWS Enterprise Accounts.
Matt has held executive roles across all aspects of the business including sales, solutions, transitions, on-site account management, and Chief Operating Officer. Over the course of his career, Matt has helped develop GWS to become the clear industry leader for real estate and facilities services. He is known for listening deeply, creating unique solutions to complex problems, investing successfully, and leading operational delivery teams in a deeply accountable manner.  

In his current role, Matt is realizing potential with facilities management solutions that help clients become more green, equitable, and transparent.  

Matt has worked to advance our profession as a speaker, instructor, and mentor. He was recognized as CoreNet Northern California’s Service Provider of the Year in 2021. A former member of the CoreNet Global Board of Directors, he currently serves on two corporate boards and one non-profit board.

A graduate of Swarthmore College, Matt lives in Berkeley, CA.