David  Thibodeaux

First Vice President

Professional Experience

David Thibodeaux is an accomplished commercial real estate professional with over 25 years of experience. After years of advisory and consulting, Mr. Thibodeaux returned to the transaction side of the business to join CBRE Capital Markets. Mr. Thibodeaux specializes in income-producing investment property acquisitions and dispositions in the Austin area. The Investment Properties Group has facilitated more than $200 million in total transaction volume since 2014. His experience spans across retail, office and industrial assets, which aided in CBRE being the preeminent provider of capital market services in Austin and the Central Texas region.

Mr. Thibodeaux started his career with CBRE in 1997 as a member of the Financial Consulting Group (FCG), eventually becoming the director where he managed assignments for CMBS portfolio acquisitions ranging in size from 30-200 assets. Additionally he consulted with brokers, financial institutions and corporate clients on lease and sale negotiations and assisted on pricing determinations on various commercial property assets. 

In 2000, CBRE combined FCG with the appraisal division to form the Valuation and Advisory Services Group (VAS). Mr. Thibodeaux moved to Austin, Texas, to establish the VAS office and was promoted to Managing Director. In his capacity as Managing Director, Mr. Thibodeaux has completed consulting, feasibility and valuation assignments on some of the most significant commercial property transactions and development projects in Central Texas 

Prior to CBRE, Mr. Thibodeaux was an Acquisition Analyst for National Facilities Corporation as, where he negotiated sale, lease and financing contracts on various commercial assets. He has a BBA in Finance from Lamar University. ​​​​​​​