redirect pin user minus plus fax mobile-phone office-phone data envelope globe outlook retail close line-arrow-down solid-triangle-down facebook globe2 google hamburger line-arrow-left solid-triangle-left linkedin wechat play-btn line-arrow-right arrow-right solid-triangle-right search twitter line-arrow-up solid-triangle-up calendar globe-americas globe-apac globe-emea external-link music picture paper pictures play gallery download rss-feed vcard account-loading collection external-link2 internal-link share-link icon-close2

Neil Pendleton

Senior Managing Director, Investor Services

Neil Pendleton Senior Managing Director, Investor Services
Chicago 321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400

Professional Experience

Neil Pendleton is CBRE’s Senior Managing Director of the downtown Chicago Investors Services business, focused primarily on Investor Leasing and Property Management for the Chicago market. In this role, he oversees 61 million square feet of office, industrial and retail properties and 300 property personnel, as well as the downtown investor leasing team. Neil is responsible for connecting the natural synergies between these service lines to drive excellence and deliver superior results for clients. 

Neil joined CBRE in 1998 and previously served as Senior Managing Director of the Project Management group, where he led the Local Project Management team operations businesses in the Midwest Region, including Chicago, Detroit, Indianapolis, Milwaukee and Minneapolis markets. He also managed the group’s financial processes and workload, assisted in business development and worked with national leaders in developing training initiatives. Utilizing his education in design as well as his practical experience in both architecture and as a general contractor, this combination has proven a solid foundation for his 20-year career at CBRE.


Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

  • Instructor, Depaul University School of Real Estate, "Construction Project Management for the Real Estate Professional"
  • Instructor, CBRE University


  • National CBRE Project Management CBRE Big Dog Award Winner - 2004, 2005, 2006
  • National CBRE Project Management CBRE Maverick Award Winner - 2005
  • Chicago Commercial Real Estate Awards - Project Manager of the Year Finalist  - 2006, 2008, 2010, 2011
  • National GCS Project Excellence Award Winner - 2007
  • National CBRE Project Management Einstein Award Winner - 2009
  • National GCS Leadership Award Winner - 2012


  • University of Cincinnati, College of Design, Architecture, Arts and Planning; BS in Design


  • Aon
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
  • Career Education Corporation
  • CDW Corporation
  • Deloitte
  • Discover Financial Services
  • Grippo & Elden
  • Morningstar Financial
  • Motorola Mobility
  • North American Spine Society
  • RR Donnelley & Co.
  • Schneider Electric
  • The Allant Group
  • Univeristy HealthSystem Consortium 
  • Verizon
  • W.W. Grainger


Neil Pendleton Senior Managing Director, Investor Services
Chicago 321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400