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William Adjei, Managing Director

William A Adjei, MCR

Managing Director

Global Workplace Solutions

William A Adjei Managing Director
Global Workplace Solutions
Chicago 321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400

Professional Experience




The platform team works closely with CBRE clients, executives and service leaders to ensure superior client outcomes and achieve persistent excellence. He also oversees transitions for new or expanded client mandates, and is a business sponsor for A&T’s global technology strategy. William has served on the service line leadership team since 2010.
Prior to this he spent three years as a transaction manager on behalf of institutional, mid-cap, and private equity clients, regularly acting in an agency capacity (both as landlord/seller and tenant/buyer representative) and completed assignments across the globe. 

William joined CBRE in 2004 where he also managed operations for the Capital Markets Institutional Group based in Dallas, Texas. Over a three and a half year stretch, his team successfully completed over 200 investment sales transactions exceeding $5B in total consideration. In Dallas, he also served on company-wide working groups to help develop industry-leading technology solutions for the Investment Properties Group.

Credentials


  • Inaugural Global Leadership Program (ALDP), CBRE, November 2016
  • Leading Strategic Growth, Columbia Business School, November 2015
  • MBA, University of Toledo, June 2001 
  • BBA, Magna Cum Laude, Honors; University of Toledo, December 1999 (Major: International Business, Minor: Information Systems)  ​​

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations



  • CoreNet Global MCR Designation
  • CoreNet Global SLCR Candidate
  • Licensed Illinois Real Estate Broker 
  • CoreNet Global Young Leader


Education



  • MBA, University of Toledo, June 2001
  • BBA, Magna Cum Laude, with Honors; University of Toledo, December 1999 (Major: International Business, Minor: Information Systems)

Recognitions


  • 2016 Columbia Business School Leadership Impact Award
  • 2015 CBRE Americas Ambassador Award
  • 2015 CBRE GWS “RISE” Award 
  • 2012 CBRE GLOBAL Corporate Services Rising Star 
  • 2011 CBRE Chicago “RISE” Award
  • 2007 CBRE Dallas MVP, Institutional Group | Multi-Housing


Clients


Capital Markets


  • AMLI
  • Equity Properties
  • ING ClarionPrincipal Global
  • RREEF


Transaction & Advisory

  • AECOM
  • BBVA
  • BCG
  • Boeing
  • Bon Secours
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Eli Lilly
  • GMAC
  • Goodyear
  • Harris Bank
  • Honeywell
  • IBM
  • Linden LLC

  • Motorola
  • Prudential
  • Starbucks
  • State of NY 
  • Towers Watson
  • Union Bank
  • Verizon
  • Warner Bros.
William A Adjei Managing Director
Global Workplace Solutions
Chicago 321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400