Matthew Van Buren

President, Division-Mkt Leader

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Professional Experience

Associated Office


200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Matt Van Buren is President of CBRE’s New York Tri-state Division, with oversight of all Advisory lines of business operating within the area. The New York Tri-State Division includes 13 offices in five states, including the Division’s flagship operation in New York.

During his 15-year career at CBRE, Matt has held leadership positions of increasing responsibility in the greater New York and New England markets. Matt is a member of CBRE’s Americas Executive Committee, and Americas Strategy Group.

Matt is active in several organizations significant to our industry.
  • Executive Committee and the Commercial Brokerage Board of Directors of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)
  • Executive Committee of the New York Section of the Urban Land Institute
  • Executive Committee Association for a Better New York
  • Executive Advisory Board of Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business
  • Chairman’s Club of the New York Building Congress
  • Board of Directors of the Downtown Alliance

Matt is involved in numerous charitable organizations in the greater New York area.
  • YMCA
  • Police Athletic League
  • New York City Police Foundation
  • Greater New York Boy Scouts of America