John Maher

Executive Vice President at CBRE Group, Inc.

John Maher

John Maher

Executive Vice President at CBRE Group, Inc.

Biography

John P. Maher is an Executive Vice President of CBRE and an exceptionally dedicated member of the organization, having begun his career with the firm as the inaugural participant in CBRE’s highly regarded “Wheel” program. His strong tenant-side focus has led to the leasing of more than five million square feet of space with an aggregate value of close to $4 billion. On the agency side, he currently represents Boston Properties’ world-renowned GM Building. He also represents 1271 Avenue of the Americas, the former Time Life Building, owned by Rockefeller Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Estate; this two-million-square-foot asset is currently undergoing an extensive $300 million renovation and repositioning led by celebrated architecture firm Pei Cobb Freed & Partners. In addition, John has been the leasing agent for Class A properties owned by Hines Interests, Jaymont Properties and CBRE Investors.

One of CBRE’s leading leasing consultants, John is valued for his consistency, broad range of skills, creative problem-solving abilities and client focus. A member of the Colbert Coldwell Circle (the top 3% of all producers nationwide) and the Chairman’s Club (the top 100 professionals worldwide) numerous times, John has been CBRE’s number one New York City leasing broker three times.

John’s clients have taken him all over the world—besides most major U.S. cities, he has negotiated transactions for clients in London, Paris, Tokyo, Beijing, Buenos Aires, Geneva, San Juan and San José. He uses the relationships he has developed in his 28 years at CBRE to work with the best professionals in each market, keeping his clients in sure hands—and ensuring they reap the benefits of CBRE’s standing as the world’s number one commercial real estate services firm.

Frequently quoted in major publications, John has been published in the New York Law Journal, appeared as a guest on various television news programs and lectured for the New York State Bar Association.

Overview
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2023

Number of Boards

3

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President at CBRE, Inc.

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Chief Technology & Digital Officer at CBRE Group, Inc.

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Chief People Officer at CBRE Group, Inc.

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Global Chief Executive Officer, Global Workplace Solutions at CBRE Group, Inc.

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Global President, Occupier Advisory & Transaction Services at CBRE Group, Inc.

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Vice Chairman/Managing Director at CBRE Group, Inc.

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First Vice President Investments at Marcus & Millichap, Inc.

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Executive Director & Head of Investment Advisory at CBRE Group, Inc.

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Global Group President & Chief Investment Officer at CBRE Group, Inc.

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Executive Director-Queensland Regional Markets at CBRE Group, Inc.

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In The News
New York Business Journal
February 25, 2020
Exiger signs lease at Midtown building
Targeted News Service
February 18, 2020
CBRE Promotes 5 Top Real Estate Execs to Vice Chairman
Crain's New York BusinessPrint Version
January 20, 2014
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Executive Vice President at CBRE Group, Inc.
Education
BS in Economics & Finance

Since its inception in 1900, New York University Stern School of Business has been in and of New York City. Founded as the School of Commerce, Finance, and Accounting, the School initially offered training to students for careers in commerce in the burgeoning financial markets of New York City. Today, located in the heart of Greenwich Village with a campus in Westchester, Stern is one of the nation’s premier management education schools and research centers with a broad portfolio of academic programs at the graduate and undergraduate levels. With its global partnerships and engagement in NYU’s global network university, today NYU Stern is not only in and of the city, but also in and of the world.

Career History
Executive Vice President
Current

CBRE Group, Inc. engages in the provision of commercial real estate and investment services. It operates through the following segments: Advisory Services, Global Workplace Solutions and Real Estate Investments. The Advisory Services Segment provides a comprehensive range of services globally, including property leasing, capital markets (property sales and mortgage origination, sales and servicing), property management, project management services and valuation services. The Global Workplace Solutions Segment provides a broad suite of integrated, contractually-based outsourcing services globally for occupiers of real estate, including facilities management, project management and transaction services (leasing and sales). The Real Estate Investments Segment comprises of investment management services provided globally, development services in the United States and United Kingdom and a service designed to help property occupiers and owners meet the growing demand for flexible office space solutions on a global basis. The company was founded by Colbert Coldwell in 1906 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Boards & Committees
Member, Commercial Board of Governors
Prior

REBNY was created in 1896 as the state’s first real estate trade association. It works on behalf of the mutual interests of its members by promoting public and industry policies. The organization frequently speaks before government bodies with the primary goals of expanding New York’s economy, encouraging the development and renovation of commercial and residential property, enhancing the city’s appeal to investors and residents and facilitating property management.

Other Affiliations

John Maher is affiliated with CBRE Group, Inc., Real Estate Board of New York

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