Kenneth McCarthy - Cushman & Wakefield

Kenneth McCarthy

Senior Managing Director

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    1290 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY 10104-6178
    United States

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Ken McCarthy has been with Cushman & Wakefield since August 2006. As Principal Economist, he works with the Chief Economist on C&W’s U.S. economic position and presents it to the public. As the Applied Research Lead, Ken is responsible for preparing cutting edge research about the outlook for commercial real estate in the Americas.

Before becoming Principal Economist with Cushman & Wakefield, Ken served as Chief Economist of The Center for Innovative Entrepreneurship. Prior to this role he was the Chief Economist for vFinance, Inc. where he oversaw all of the company’s economic analysis and research. He’s headed the Economic Intelligence Company (EIC) that provided economic analysis and advice to Fortune 500 firms and also served as Vice President of Rinfret Associates, Inc. for 14 years.

Professional Experience
Before becoming a Principal Economist with Cushman & Wakefield, Ken served as Chief Economist of The Center for Innovative Entrepreneurship. Prior to this role he was the Chief Economist for vFinance, Inc. where he oversaw all of the company’s economic analysis and research. He’s headed the Economic Intelligence Company (EIC) that provided economic analysis and advice to Fortune 500 firms and also served as Vice President of Rinfret Associates, Inc. for 14 years.

Professional Recognition
Ken’s market information and studies have been published in several business publications and annual almanacs including: The New York Times, Crain’s New York, New York Real Estate Journal, Real Estate New York and Real Estate Weekly.

Professional Affiliations

· Member of the Research Roundtable of the Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute of Baruch College.
· Member of the advisory panel of the New York City Office of Management and Budget.

Education
· Master of Arts degree from Fordham University
· Bachelors of Arts degree in Economics from St. Anselm College in New Hampshire