Mike Buzar is the Global Real Estate Director on the Adient Account in Plymouth, Michigan. Mike has a broad base of expertise with more than 40 years of transactional and asset management experience. Mike has handled industrial, office and retail transactions in more than 45 countries, and 40 US states. Previously, Mike spent 12+ years embedded at The Boeing Company (Boeing), where he served as both the Alliance Director (Account Manager) and Senior Transaction Manager and 3+ years as the Director, Transaction Management for Ford Motor Company, managing the transaction teams as well as handling transactions and strategic planning for Boeing, Ford and their respective subsidiaries worldwide.
Prior to joining CBRE Global Workplace Solutions in 2002, Mike:
- Led a CBRE Asset Services team in Phoenix, Arizona, responsible for leasing a 4.5 million SF office and industrial portfolio on behalf of two institutional landlord.
- Served as a Managing Director and Asset Manager for a national institutional landlord for Insignia/ESG, in Irvine, California, where he directed the delivery of multi-disciplined, property-related service for a multi-state institutionally-owned portfolio valued at approximately $200 million.
- Served as a Senior Vice President for the Birtcher organization, in Laguna Niguel, California, where he directed the asset management, marketing and leasing activities for a multi-state portfolio encompassing 12 million SF of industrial, office and retail properties.
- Managed the Industrial Department for Welsh Companies in Minneapolis, MN.
Mike Buzar started his career in 1978 in Industrial Brokerage for Coldwell Banker Commercial (now CBRE, Inc.) in Minneapolis, Minnesota.