Mike  Wells

Managing Director

Professional Experience

Mike Wells is Managing Director for Oregon and SW Washington, where he leads 125 people for the local presence of the largest commercial real estate services company in the world.  He has long been regarded as a leader in commercial real estate brokerage and development over his 25-year career.  

Mike came to us from CresaPortland, a tenant rep brokerage company.  Prior to that, he spent ten years in development, first as a partner at Panattoni Development Company and then as a principal in Wells Otis Development.  He developed over 1,800,000 sq. ft. of industrial, office and retail buildings in Portland and Seattle.

Prior to development, Mike focused on corporate services and industrial brokerage at Cushman & Wakefield. His first job out of college was as a project manager and estimator for a local commercial construction company.

Mike's track record of success, active leadership roles in the business community, and focus on client-centric solutions makes him a great leader for CBRE’s local market.