Mike Tipps

Executive Director


Mike Tipps is a co-Founder of Oxford Commercial which was purchased by Cushman & Wakefield in 2016. He served as Managing General Partner up until the merger, helping to guide the firm to become a market leader for commercial brokerage services in Central Texas. As a 30-year veteran of commercial real estate brokerage in Austin, Mike focuses on landlord and tenant representation for technology and corporate clients. His unique ability is structuring creative real estate solutions for his client’s complex needs. By utilizing a specialized program that he co-created, Mike is able to partner with his clients to function as an extension of the management team-- insuring an experience that produces exceptional results.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member, Austin Commercial Real Estate Society
  • Member, Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce

Community Leadership:

  • Volunteer, Meals on Wheels and More
  • Founder & Chairman, Links for Life
  • Founder of Journey 2 Manhood
  • Member, Town & Country Optimists
  • Board of Directors, Northwest Austin Young Life
  • Past President, Westwood High School Lacrosse Parent's Club


  • B.B.A. Finance, The University of Texas

Awards & Associations

  • Oxford Commercial Top Producer Award 2004-2014
  • Austin Business Journal 's Broker of the Year 2003, 2005, 2010
  • Austin Business Journal's Best Real Estate Award 2010-2011
  • Austin Business Journal's Best Industrial Development Award 2014


  • Seton Healthcare Network
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Zimmer Corporation
  • Jones Energy
  • Life Technologies
  • Southwest Educational Development Labs
  • Cypress Semiconductor
  • Insys Therapeutics
  • Electric Reliability Corporation of Texas (ERCOT)
  • Iron Mountain
  • Core Logic
  • Applied Materials