As Chief Executive Officer, Americas, Shawn is responsible for leading the Americas region including all geographic markets, service lines, and businesses including Brokerage, Capital Markets, PDS, Asset Services, and Valuations & Advisory.
Prior to being CEO, Americas, Shawn was Cushman & Wakefield’s East Region President, managing operations in the Eastern part of the U.S and Canada.
Shawn joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2011 as EVP and Market Leader for the Chicago area, later overseeing the Central Region. He formed the firm’s Investor Services Group in 2014 (comprised of Capital Markets, Agency Leasing and Asset/Property Management) with the goal to provide fully integrated solutions for key investor clients and offer thought leadership for their portfolios. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Shawn was President of Brokerage Services at Grubb & Ellis.
Shawn’s focus is bringing together the best professionals in the industry to win and service clients at the highest level.