C&W Taps Chris Cooper to Lead Corporate Services for Western U.S. Region
11 Feb, 2008, Los Angeles, CA
Cushman & Wakefield’s Global Client Solutions Group today announced that Chris Cooper has been named Corporate Services Lead for the firm’s Western Region of the United States.
Mr. Cooper assumes the position previously held by Jim Arce who has been named Cushman & Wakefield’s Head of Investor Services for the United States region. In his new role, Mr. Cooper will oversee his team’s delivery of an integrated platform of services including strategic account management, facilities management, technology and construction services, and leasing.
“Chris’ client-centered focus, his management experience, and his unique background as a real estate attorney allows him to hit the ground running in his new role,” said Bruce Ficke, Executive Vice President, Client Solutions Group at Cushman & Wakefield. “We are delighted to have Chris take on this new level of responsibility for the firm.”
Mr. Cooper joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2005 and has served as Branch Manager for the Downtown Los Angeles office since that time. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Cooper was an Executive Vice President for Jones Lang LaSalle where he led the firm’s Tenant Representation Group for the Southwestern United States. Mr. Cooper’s prior experience also includes 11 years as a real estate attorney and law firm partner representing numerous public and private sector clients.
Mr. Cooper holds a B.A. Degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley and a Juris Doctorate from Loyola University. He is a licensed real estate broker in California a member of the State Bar of California.Cushman & Wakefield is one of the world’s largest commercial real estate services firms. Founded in 1917, the firm has 215 offices in 56 countries, and 12,000 talented professionals. Cushman & Wakefield delivers integrated solutions by actively advising, implementing and managing on behalf of landlords, tenants, lenders and investors through every stage of the real estate process. These solutions include representing clients in the buying, selling, financing, leasing and managing of assets. The firm also provides valuation advice, strategic planning and research, portfolio analysis, and site selection and space location assistance, among many other advisory services. To find out more about Cushman & Wakefield, please call 1-800-376-3133, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.cushmanwakefield.com.