Jeffrey Cohen is the lead for the Equity, Debt & Structured Finance (EDSF) practice based in Cushman and Wakefield’s World Headquarters in Chicago, covering the entire Midwest region. Mr. Cohen’s primary responsibilities include capital advisory services, debt and equity capital sourcing, investment sales, new business development and execution services for the office, industrial, retail, and multifamily asset classes. In addition, Mr. Cohen is experienced in advising developers of and arranging financing for ground up developments, medical office, data centers, and complex adaptive re-use/redevelopments of historical assets.
Mr. Cohen joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2007 and has represented tenants and landlords in leasing transactions, sold assets for private and institutional owners, and provided portfolio and transaction management services for corporate occupiers. Since reconstituting EDSF in 2012, Mr. Cohen has successfully secured over $750 million of debt and $150 million of equity on behalf of clients. In addition, Mr. Cohen has advised clients on several high profile assets in Chicago, including the Old Post Office, McCormick Lakeside Center, several CBD multifamily developments, and is currently representing the City of Chicago.