Whitley Collins is Global President, Occupier Accounts at CBRE, where he is responsible for leading a global practice that delivers meaningful and holistic real estate solutions for the world's largest organizations. In this role, Whitley helps clients optimize their real estate footprint –across office, industrial, retail, data centers, and more – to ensure it aligns with their company's overall business strategy. Whitley's global team of industry experts delivers a wide range of Consulting and Advisory services.
Prior to rejoining CBRE in 2011, Mr. Collins led the Los Angeles region for The Staubach Company from 2005 to 2008 and later for Jones Lang LaSalle from 2008 to 2011 (following the acquisition of The Staubach Company in 2008).
From 1986 to 2005, Mr. Collins was a tenant-rep broker for CBRE in Los Angeles. In 2003, Mr. Collins received CBRE's William H. McCarthy Award, the company's highest honor that signifies a commitment to integrity, teamwork and professional excellence.