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CBRE Investment Management Welcomes Jesse Harty As Head of Logistics Operator Division for the Americas

April 17, 2023

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Jesse Harty has joined CBRE Investment Management as the Head of Logistics Operator Division for the Americas Direct Real Estate Division. In this role, Harty will lead CBRE Investment Management’s logistics investment execution and operations activities across the firm’s core, value-add and development strategies in the U.S., as well as overseeing the logistics transactions and asset management teams which comprise approximately $9.4 billion in assets under management (as of Dec. 31, 2022) and 19 team members.

Prior to joining CBRE Investment Management, Harty served as Senior Vice President at Prologis where he managed a 55 million-square-foot industrial portfolio across New York and New Jersey. Prior to that, he held the position of Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager at Clarion Partners, where he managed a 30 million-square-foot industrial portfolio. Harty launched his career as an analyst at PwC working in residential mortgage securities.

“We’re proud to welcome Jesse to the Americas Direct Real Estate Team,” said Robert Perry, President of the Americas Real Estate Division. “Jesse’s strong, consistent track record in developing, executing and managing the growth of industrial portfolios in some of the top U.S. logistics markets will be invaluable as we continue to expand our investment footprint within this sector.”

Harty earned Bachelor of Science in Finance from Villanova University. He is active in industry organizations including serving as the Vice President for Membership and Communications for the New Jersey chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), as well as serving on the Port of New York & New Jersey’s Council on Port Performance Workforce Development. Harty is also a member of the Villanova University Center of Real Estate Advisory Council and a guest lecturer at Baruch College in New York.

About CBRE Investment Management
CBRE Investment Management is a leading global real assets investment management firm with $149.3 billion in assets under management* as of December 31, 2022, 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 2022 revenue). CBRE has approximately 115,000 employees (excluding Turner & Townsend 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

*Assets under management (AUM) refers to the 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.