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Gregory Tosko

Vice Chairman

Gregory Tosko Vice Chairman
New York City 200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Professional Experience

Gregory Tosko, Vice Chairman of the firm and a member of the Consulting Group’s Operating Committee, has developed comprehensive real estate strategies and creatively structured and negotiated numerous transactions on behalf of his clients.

Prior to joining CBRE in 1990, Greg was a Certified Public Accountant for Ernst & Young.

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • 2012 recipient of CBRE’s William H. McCarthy Memorial Award for Leadership and Ethics

  • 2015 REBNY Deal of the Year (LinkedIn)

  • 2013 REBNY Deal of the Year (Coach)

  • 2011 REBNY Deal of the Year (Condé Nast)

  • 2007 REBNY Deal of the Year (Grey Group)

  • 2001 REBNY Deal of the Year (The New York Times Company)

  • 2000 REBNY Deal of the Year (Arthur Andersen)

  • 2000 NAIOP Deal of the Year (Penton Media, Cleveland, Ohio)

  • 1996 REBNY Deal of the Year (Condé Nast)

  • Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), Economic Development Committee



  • Columbia University, Master of Business Administration in Finance, Business Economics and Public/Non-Profit
  • Miami (Ohio) University, Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance

Significant Assignments

Advance Publications / Condé Nast

  • 1.2 million-SF new construction anchor lease for One World Trade Center (with takeover of 4 Times Square lease)

  • 720,000-SF new construction anchor lease at 4 Times Square

  • Sale of 350,000 SF at 350 Madison Avenue

  • 525,000 SF of disposition leases at 825 Third Avenue

  • 275,000-SF forward lease at 750 Third Avenue

  • 200,000-SF sublease acquisition at 1166 Avenue of the Americas



  • 388,000-SF headquarters lease expansion/restructure at 11 Penn Plaza

  • 60,000-SF swing space lease at 2 Penn Plaza

Clear Channel Radio

  • 120,000-SF radio consolidation lease at 32 Avenue of the Americas

  • 60,000 SF of lease dispositions


  • 700,000-SF sale leaseback of headquarters at 10 Hudson Yards

  • 1.7 million-SF new development, joint venture, condominium anchor purchase at Hudson Yards

  • 250,000-SF sale contract for existing headquarters at 516 West 34th Street

  • 48,000-SF lease expansion at 450 West 33rd Street

The Estée Lauder Companies

  • 300,000-SF headquarters early renewal at 767 Fifth Avenue (2003 and 2017)

  • 175,000-SF campus lease renewal at 110 E. 59th Street

  • 120,000-SF campus lease at 110 E. 59th Street

  • 90,000-SF lease for MAC at 233 Spring Street

  • 65,000-SF master lease for MAC at 130 Prince Street

  • 41,000-SF lease restructure for Bumble & Bumble at 415 West 13th Street

  • 16,000-SF disposition at 100 Avenue of the Americas

Grey Group

  • 400,000-SF headquarters lease restructure
  • 150,000 SF of dispositions (sublease, assignments, buyouts)

  • 100,000 SF of “city campus” leases


  • 280,000-SF lease expansion and restructure at Empire State Building

National Basketball Association

  • 200,000-SF early renewal/restructure at 645 Fifth Avenue

The New York Times Company

  • 1.6 million-SF new development joint venture, condominium and ground lease acquisition for its headquarters at 41st Street and Eighth Avenue

  • 80,000-SF lease at 500 Seventh Avenue

  • Sale of New York Times 500,000-SF, 91-year old headquarters, 229 West 43rd Street for $175 million

  • Sale of 150,000 SF of 110 Fifth Avenue

  • 600,000-SF disposition of Edison plant

  • 50,000-SF consolidation for at 245 W. 17th Street

  • 180,000-SF dispositions in 620 Eighth Avenue

Rockefeller Foundation

  • Purchase of 90,000-SF condominium interest in 420 Fifth Avenue

  • 15,000-SF expansion lease within 420 Fifth Avenue

  • 15,000-SF disposition of excess space at 420 Fifth Avenue

Saatchi & Saatchi

  • 800,000 SF lease restructure at 375 Hudson Street


  • 570,000-SF building within a building redevelopment lease at 25 Madison Avenue

Swiss Re

  • 380,000-SF new development land acquisition for North American headquarters

  • 300,000-SF lease disposition at 237 Park Avenue

  • 180,000-SF New York City consolidation into Park Avenue Plaza

  • 120,000-SF renewal at Park Avenue Plaza

  • 90,000-SF disposition of 230 Park Avenue leasehold

Teach For America

  • 170,000 SF phased relocation lease at 25 Broadway


  • 515,000 SF GroupM headquarters anchor lease for new construction of 3 World Trade Center

  • 350,000-SF Young & Rubicam headquarters condominium purchase and partial lease to anchor the redevelopment of 3 Columbus Circle

  • Sale of 500,000 SF of Young & Rubicam former headquarters at 285 Madison Avenue

  • 370,000-SF Grey Group headquarters anchor lease for redevelopment of Toy Center at 200 Fifth Avenue

  • 565,000-SF Ogilvy & Mather headquarter master lease for redevelopment of 636 Eleventh Avenue

  • 44,000-SF GroupM expansion lease at 498 Seventh Avenue

  • 130,000-SF Mediaedge headquarters lease restructure

  • 99,800-SF 24/7 Media lease restructure at 132 West 31st Street

  • 45,000-SF GCI Group and H&K lease restructure at 825 Third with early termination of 909 Third Avenue

  • 12,000-SF Team Detroit built to suit lease at 257 Park Avenue South

Gregory Tosko Vice Chairman
New York City 200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166