John Mulqueen

Head of EMEA Office Operator Division

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John is Head of Offices EMEA. In this position he works closely with the company’s local teams and program leaders to ensure best practice, devising and implementing the office sector investment strategy from acquisition through asset management and disposal. He oversees effective and efficient investment processes to deliver exceptional performance for our clients across our office platform in EMEA valued in excess of €9.0 billion. John joined CBRE Investment Management in September 2013. He is a member of the EMEA Investment Committee. 

Prior to that John was Head of Transactions EMEA where he was responsible for overseeing the EMEA region transaction strategy, including deal sourcing, acquisitions and disposals, maintaining key market relationships and leading a team of Transactions Managers across the region. He was Chair of the EMEA Transaction Meetings. Previously he was Head of Value-Add UK, responsible for a number of key relationships and transactions since joining the company. He also works closely with our Investor Solutions team on key relationships with international clients looking to allocate capital to EMEA. 

Prior to CBRE Investment Management, John spent 10 years at UK property company Hammerson plc. as Group Director leading the team responsible for the London office development and asset management business including acquisitions, development and management of a prime central London portfolio valued in excess of £1.6 billion. Notable projects include the former London Stock Exchange, 125 Old Broad Street and 750,000 sq ft office headquarters of Allen & Overy, Bishops Square London.

John earned a B.Sc. In Estate Management from the University of East London and holds a post-graduate diploma in property investment from the Investment Property Forum (IPF).  He was elected a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) in 1994 and was made a Fellow (FRICS) in 2012.