From the November issue: CBRE promoted 22-year retail real estate veteran David LaPierre to vice chairman. LaPierre has been a member of the firm’s global retail services team since joining in 1994. His client list includes Burberry, H&M, Bank of America and Disney. He also worked with Mario Batali to create the flagship Eataly at 200 Fifth Avenue.
Mark Owens joined CBRE Capital Markets as an executive vice president. He’ll be responsible for securing debt and structured finance products and institutional asset sales for CBRE’s global hotel clients with assets in North America. He was previously at Ackman-Ziff, where he led the firm’s hospitality practice, arranging more than $1 billion in annual debt and equity transactions. [more]