Head of Commercial Acquisitions – Americas
CBRE Global Investors
Gary Jaye is Head of Commercial Acquisitions for the Americas. In this capacity, Mr. Jaye is responsible for all commercial acquisition activities and all commercial acquisitions professionals across the Americas. Preceding his current role, Mr. Jaye was the head of commercial acquisitions for the U.S. Core Investment Platform, focused on acquisitions in the Central and Eastern regions of the U.S. Mr. Jaye is responsible for all facets of the investment process including sourcing, underwriting, negotiating, due diligence and closing real estate transactions. Mr. Jaye joined CBRE Global Investors in 2006 and began his real estate career in 1991. He has completed $9 billion of direct investments and over $4.5 billion in structured transactions and joint ventures. In addition, Mr. Jaye has extensive expertise in structuring transactions for off-shore investors including sovereign wealth funds. Prior to joining CBRE Global Investors, Mr. Jaye was a Director of Acquisitions for UBS Realty Investors, LLC and Hart Realty Advisors. Mr. Jaye earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Connecticut State University and a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University. In addition, Mr. Jaye is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and NAIOP.