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CBRE Investment Management Hires Jeff Trobbe as Senior Acquisitions Director

Trobbe Will Focus on Sourcing West Coast Logistics Investments Across the Firm’s Direct Real Estate Strategies

December 13, 2021


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CBRE Investment Management – formerly known as CBRE Global Investors –announced that Jeff Trobbe has joined the firm as a Senior Acquisitions Director. Based in Los Angeles, Jeff will have a primary focus on West Coast Logistics and will be responsible for deal sourcing, underwriting, due diligence and closing.

“We are pleased to welcome Jeff to CBRE Investment Management, where the depth and breadth of his knowledge and experience in the real estate industry will be a tremendous asset to our team,” said Gary Jaye, Head of Americas Logistics Operator Division for CBRE Investment Management. “We are hyper-focused on the logistics sector, which grows by the day. It’s a critical part of our nation’s supply chain, and we look forward to having Jeff help us make strategic investments in this sector on behalf of our clients.”

Prior to joining CBRE Investment Management, Jeff served as Vice President of Acquisitions for RREEF/DWS Group, where he worked across all product types. He oversaw all aspects of the investment process for his regions and closed more than $2.5 billion of transactions for various RREEF strategies. Jeff started his career at GE Capital in San Francisco before moving to Stockbridge Capital Group.

Jeff joins a growing team at CBRE Investment Management focused on logistics. In June, the firm launched a global sector-specific logistics team to enhance and better align its global expertise within the growing logistics sector. This highlights the firm’s commitment to providing specialist investment opportunities that drive performance and value for investors.

About CBRE Investment Management
CBRE Investment Management is a leading global real assets investment management firm with $133.1 billion in assets under management* as of September 30, 2021, operating in more than 30 offices and 20 countries around the world. Through its investor-operator culture, the firm seeks to deliver sustainable investment solutions across real assets categories, geographies, risk profiles and execution formats so that its clients, people and communities thrive.

CBRE Investment Management is an independently operated affiliate of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2020 revenue). CBRE has more than 100,000 employees serving clients in more than 100 countries. CBRE Investment Management harnesses CBRE’s data and market insights, investment sourcing and other resources for the benefit of its clients. For more information, please visit www.cbreim.com.

*Assets under management (AUM) refers to the assets under management, fair market value of real assets-related investments with respect to which CBRE Investment Management provides, on a global basis, oversight, investment management services and other advice and which generally consist of investments in real assets; equity in funds and joint ventures; securities portfolios; operating companies and real assets-related loans. This AUM is intended principally to reflect the extent of CBRE Investment Management’s presence in the global real assets market, and its calculation of AUM may differ from the calculations of other asset managers and from its calculation of regulatory assets under management for purposes of certain regulatory filings.