Bret Bunnett - Cushman & Wakefield
Bret Bunnett

Bret Bunnett

Executive Managing Director
Executive Managing Director


As Executive Managing Director of Investor Services, Bret Bunnett is responsible for directing Cushman & Wakefield’s Capital Markets, Agency Leasing, and Property Management teams and service lines in Dallas. In this role, he oversees client development and service delivery for all Investor Services businesses.

Before joining Cushman & Wakefield, Bunnett was Regional Managing Principal for Cassidy Turley, where he led the firm’s Dallas, Houston, and Denver offices. Prior to that, he was President and Co-founder of CAPSTAR Commercial Real Estate Services, which had operations in Dallas and Houston and an office portfolio of about 20 million square feet. Bret also served as National Leasing Director and South Division President for Jones Lang LaSalle, overseeing a 220 million-square-foot North American office leasing portfolio, with properties in 25 primary markets.

Awards & Associations

  • Member, Urban Land Institute
  • Member, The Real Estate Council (TREC)
  • Member, Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA)
  • Board of Advisors, Dallas Regional Chamber
  • Advisory Board, Search Ministries
  • Past Advisory Board, Youth Believing in Change
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Texas Tech University


  • American National Insurance Co.
  • CalPERS Investment
  • CB Richard Ellis Investors
  • Colony Realty Partners LLC
  • CommonWealth Partners
  • CW Capital
  • Franklin Street Properties
  • JPMorgan
  • Lexington Realty Trust
  • Metzler North America
  • Parmenter Realty Advisors
  • Prudential
  • Q Investments
  • TA Associates