Sue Nam

Managing Director

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Sue Nam is the Global Occupancy Management Data Strategy Lead for the CBRE Occupancy Management practice.  In this role, she leads the benchmarking and analytics program for OM, including ad hoc and annual data collection, visualization, and reporting.  She also sets and oversees the overall data strategy, builds and rolls out the data governance program for OM accounts, and develops new opportunities to combine and visualize large data sets.

Sue has over 20 years of real estate experience in Occupancy Planning, Space Data Management Implementations, and Program Management for company spin-offs.  She excels in molding disparate, complex data sets into easy-to-absorb data visualizations.
In previous roles, Sue has led regional and global Occupancy Planning/MAC teams on large multi-service integrated accounts. She was the primary client liaison with responsibility for the complete delivery of planning services and the development of best practices, especially in relation to using technology and reporting.  Sue has also led global Program Management Offices for major business separations related to Honeywell, Motorola, Nokia Siemens Networks and Zebra Technologies.  She drove global consistency for strategy development through project execution, stood up an online tracker, and leveraged BI for rigorous reporting requirements.  She was the OP subject matter expert for the spin-offs, which included integrated issues related to building layout and management, organizational goals, headcount forecast, and lease terms into high-level scenarios.


  • Masters of Business Administration from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign
  • Masters of Architecture from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign
  • Bachelor degree in Architecture from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign

Clients Represented

  • UnitedHealth Group
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • Zebra Technologies
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Nokia Siemens Networks
  • Motorola Solutions