Christopher Gallagher Joins as Senior Vice President
Fort Lauderdale, FL – June 8, 2016 – CBRE is pleased to announce that Christopher Gallagher has joined the firm as Senior Vice President in the Fort Lauderdale office. He joins CBRE from Duke Realty, where he has served as Vice President of Leasing, South Florida, since 2007. Mr. Gallagher will provide advisory and transaction services to owners of office assets throughout Broward County.
Mr. Gallagher was a perennial top producer with Duke, responsible for leasing and developing approximately 7 million square feet of office and industrial properties throughout South Florida. He received the “Top Office Deal of the Year” award from NAIOP South Florida Chapter in 2015. He also worked for CBRE from 2001 to 2007 as a sales associate, and was named “Rookie of the Year” in 2001.
"Chris has such a unique perspective, having worked on the institutional side as a developer, asset manager and leasing agent for nearly a decade,” said Mary Jo Eaton, President, CBRE Florida & Latin America. “As office assets in Broward County continue to trade at a rapid rate, and investors seek higher yield, his depth and breadth of expertise will provide significant value to our clients.”
Added Mr. Gallagher, “I’m delighted to return to CBRE. My significant experience on behalf of institutional investors, combined with CBRE’s integrated, global platform, is a powerful combination.”
Mr. Gallagher holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Kansas, and resides in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea.
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