CBRE|Triad and CBRE|Raleigh are pleased to announce John Griffin, CPA has joined the team to undertake the role as the companies’ Chief Financial Officer. With over 20 years of financial and operational leadership experience, Griffin will oversee and manage the company’s accounting team, operations, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting.
“We are very excited to have John at CBRE|Triad and CBRE|Raleigh. His background and experience in the financial industry will equip us with the tools to further grow our business and open the door to new opportunities in North Carolina. Our focus has always been to serve our employees and clients with the best services possible and having John’s counsel, while being backed by the number one commercial real estate platform in the world, strengthens our ability to fulfill that commitment,” said Tom Fritsch, senior managing director.
A native of North Carolina, Griffin attended UNC-Chapel Hill, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Business and Master’s in accounting. He holds his CPA certificate in North Carolina and is also a member of the North Carolina Association of CPAs.
“John Griffin’s experience and skills enhances our business in North Carolina and he is a great addition to the CBRE team,” said John Ferguson, President of the Southeast, CBRE.
CBRE|Triad is a CBRE affiliate office serving the Triad Region. The firm assists real estate owners, investors and occupiers by offering strategic advice and execution for property leasing and sales; property, facilities and project management; corporate services; debt and equity financing; investment management; valuation and appraisal; research and investment strategy; and consulting. The local office closed more than $309 million in sales and leasing transactions in 2017. For more information about the Triad office, visit our website, www.cbre.us/triad.
About CBRE in the Mid-South Region
CBRE is the only global real estate services firm with offices in Norfolk, Newport News, Richmond, Charlottesville, and Fredericksburg, VA, and Raleigh and Greensboro, NC. These offices are collectively referred to as the Mid-South region. The CBRE Mid-South offices (excluding Northern Virginia and Charlotte, NC offices) completed $4.3 billion of sales and leasing transactions in 2017.
About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2017 revenue). The company has more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate investors and occupiers through approximately 450 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at www.cbre.us.