Sandra Jouhet currently serves as the Senior Managing Director for CBRE’s strategic real estate partnership with the Ford Land account. She provides oversight of the real estate operations covering all lines of business leading CBRE’s team of almost 200 dedicated professionals. CBRE’s services include transaction management, project management, facility management, global asset management, lease administration and accounting services. Ford’s portfolio consists of over 80 locations with close to 20 million square feet. Under her direction, Ms. Jouhet leads the integrated service delivery for all services including portfolio planning/benchmarking, transaction execution, tenant improvement, construction projects, moves/adds/changes, strategic sourcing, energy management, lease administration as well as maintenance. Ms. Jouhet works closely with CBRE senior management to develop long-term account strategies and participates in Ford’s strategic evaluation team.
Prior to her current role, Ms. Jouhet was the Managing Director of the Comerica Bank Account and Volkswagen Group of America account. Both accounts were Full Service Line accounts covering all lines of business, Facilities Management, Project Management, Lease Administration, Transaction Management, Critical Facilities, Energy and Sustainability. The account scope included strategic planning as well as data center/critical facility maintenance for Comerica Bank and dealership network program development for Volkswagen.
Sandra is also an attorney and real estate broker with over twenty five years of experience in the real estate industry. Her overall experience includes representing commercial clients in site acquisition, due diligence, entitlement, development, closing, construction and strategic market planning, lease administration and facility management. Prior to joining CBRE, she represented and collaborated with developers and several national commercial clients such as CVS and Home Depot assisting with both new development and disposition. In addition, she was previously employed as Corporate Real Estate Manager for the Kmart Corporation.