Timothy Gifford

Managing Director, Capital Advisors, Latin America

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Professional Experience

Associated Office


777 Brickell Avenue
Suite 1100
Miami , FL 33131

Tim Gifford is the Head of CBRE’s Investment Banking Business for Latin America, CBRE Capital Advisors Latin America, focusing on complex cross-border investment advisory services throughout Latin America.

Mr. Gifford advises institutional investors on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and financing of commercial real estate throughout Latin America. Working closely with CBRE office locations in Latin America, he provides clients seamless capital markets advisory service. Mr. Gifford has more than 20 years of experience in commercial real estate and investment banking business in various Latin American and Caribbean markets.

Mr. Gifford has a diverse range of experience advising institutional investors on the complete range of asset classes including: office, retail, industrial, hotel/tourism and residential. He has advised clients on more than USD $10 billion in commercial property investments in the region, including some of the most significant cross-border transactions.

  • Advised a global private equity fund on the disposition of the largest multifamily portfolio in Latin America.
  • Advised two of the largest European real estate funds on their respective Latin America market entry strategies.
  • Advised on the merger of the largest multifamily platform in the region, consisting of 12,000-apartment units.
  • Advised North American institutional investor on a $1.6 billion real estate retail merger in Mexico.
  • Advised on the two largest commercial real estate transactions in Chile; Walmart retail portfolio, UIR office portfolio.
  • Advised on the largest single-tenant commercial real estate transaction in Mexico.

Mr. Gifford has been a featured speaker and panelist at prestigious international industry forums, including ULI, ICSC, RICS, REALPAC, Terrapinn, the International Bar Association, the American Chamber of Commerce, NYU, and the Miami Mayor and City Government, amongst others.