Frank Liantonio Named Head Of U.S. Transaction Services At Cushman & Wakefield
5 Jun, 2006, New York, NY
Frank P. Liantonio has been named head of U.S. Capital Transaction Services, a division of the firm’s Capital Markets Group, at Cushman & Wakefield, Inc., one of the world’s leading providers of real estate services. His new responsibilities include overseeing the firm’s Investment Sales, Investment Banking and Debt Financing services.
“Frank Liantonio is a leader with a tremendous amount of real estate experience, and his expertise will be invaluable to clients,” said Chris Lowery, CEO of Global Capital Markets and Principal Activities.
During his long and successful career with the firm, which began in 1981, Mr. Liantonio has served as co-head of the firm’s Valuation Services practice, the largest appraiser of commercial property in the world. He has also headed up the firm’s Strategic Advisory Services practice. He was most recently dedicated to directing corporate-wide programs aimed at increasing the firm’s profitability.
An executive vice president with Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Liantonio is a member of the Board of Directors and a shareholder of the firm. He received his bachelor’s degree in Economics from Marist College, and his professional designations include the MAI (Member of the Appraisal Institute), the CRE (Member of the Counselors of Real Estate) and FRICS (Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors).
“This is a tremendous opportunity for me to utilize my years of experience on behalf of clients in the investment community,” said Mr. Liantonio.
Cushman & Wakefield’s Capital Markets Group provides advisory, transaction and investment management services to clients engaged in buying, selling, investing in, financing or building real estate. These services are provided to private and institutional owners and investors as well as to corporate owners and occupiers.
Cushman & Wakefield is the world’s largest privately held real estate services firm. Founded in 1917, the firm has 189 offices in 57 countries around the globe, and 11,000+ talented professionals. Cushman & Wakefield delivers integrated solutions by actively advising, implementing and managing on behalf of landlords, tenants, and investors through every stage of the real estate process. These solutions include helping clients to buy, sell, finance, lease, and manage assets. C&W 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.