Pierce  Owens

First Vice President

​Professional Experience

Pierce Owens joined CBRE Portfolio Services in 2003 and was promoted to First Vice President in 2011. Mr. Owens’ primary responsibility is the sale of national real estate portfolios for corporations, private investors, financial institutions, and real estate investment trusts. Disposition methods include Individual Asset sales, Portfolio Offerings, Net Lease sales, and Sale Leaseback transactions.
Prior to joining CBRE Portfolio Services, Mr. Owens was employed with El Paso Corporation as an Energy Trader, Senior Financial Analyst and most recently as a Principal in the Corporate Risk Management Group.
Mr. Owens also has extensive experience in discounted cash flow analyses, credit risk management, and financial risk management of derivative portfolios. He is also proficient in the use of database software, such as Lotus Approach and Microsoft Access, and financial software utilizing Argus Financial software and custom-designed Excel applications.


  • 2005 Rookie of the Year
  • 2006 Broker of the Year, Walmart Realty
  • 2007 Earned the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation
  • 2008 Board of Directors, Jones Partners
  • 2009 Board of Directors, Rice University's Jones Graduate School Alumni Association