Cushman & Wakefield2013-06-21T16:23:10+00:00

Cushman & Wakefield is a privately held commercial real estate services firm. Founded in 1917, it has 243 offices in 60 countries and more than 14,000 employees. It has its world headquarters in the 1290 Avenue of the Americas building in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.

The firm represents a diverse customer base ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. It offers a complete range of services for all property types, fully‐integrated on a global basis, including leasing, sales and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, investment banking, corporate services, property management, facilities management, project management, consulting and appraisal. The firm has more than $5.5 billion in assets under management through its wholly‐owned subsidiary Cushman & Wakefield Investors.

In 2007, IFIL Group (now Exor), the investment arm of the Agnelli family, acquired a 71.5 percent stake in Cushman & Wakefield, replacing the Rockefeller Group as majority shareholder of the firm.