Thomas B. McDonnell


Professional Experience

Thomas B. McDonnell, MAI, FRICS, CCIM, is the President, of CBRE Valuation & Advisory Services’ Americas region. His extensive experience in commercial real estate spans 25 years with over 20 years specifically focused on the analysis and valuation of commercial real estate. As President, Mr. McDonnell is responsible for more than 650 professionals in more than 90 offices within the Americas. He has successfully worked with some of CBRE’s most prestigious clients, including Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley and Citibank.

Mr. McDonnell currently sits in CBRE's Americas Executive Committee and Americas Operations Management Board (AOMB). He also serves as the Executive Sponsor for CBRE University, which focuses on advanced professional learning and development.

Since 1991, Mr. McDonnell has been engaged in the preparation of real estate appraisals, rent and market studies of a wide variety of property types including office, retail, industrial, multi-family, mixed-use, land, self-storage, automobile dealerships, mobile home parks, net leased investments, hotel/motel, parking garages and various special purpose properties.

Prior to being appointed President, Mr. McDonnell was Senior Managing Director of the North Central Region.