John Forrester

John Forrester

Global President

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    43-45 Portman Square
    W1H 6LY
    United Kingdom

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    +44 203 296 2002

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John is Cushman & Wakefield’s Global President with direct operational and management oversight of the firm’s three global regions: Americas, EMEA, and APAC. He is a member of the Global Executive Committee and Global Management Board.

Prior to becoming Global President, John was Chief Executive, EMEA, a role he previously held at DTZ, prior to the merger with Cushman & Wakefield. Previously, John was Group Chief Executive of DTZ Holdings plc and led the formal sale process to UGL in 2011. He joined the DTZ Group in September 1988 and became a Director in 1992.

John specializes in the development, design and leasing of large commercial projects together with strategic advice to major corporate occupiers. John has extensive knowledge of global real estate markets and strategies, and is a trusted advisor to many substantial leading global organizations and property investors.