Paul Krimm

Paul Krimm

Managing Principal


Paul played a key role in establishing the Columbus office of Cushman and Wakefield in December of 2005. He provides leadership for all Columbus service lines as well as the firm’s Asset Services and Project & Development Services groups. His priorities include new business development, operational excellence, community/civic leadership, and recruitment of top brokerage and property management talent.  Paul spearheads new business pursuits across real estate disciplines and is charged with the development of all associates. He previously served as Senior Vice President of Columbus’ Asset Services Division.  During that time Paul provided support for the Director of Management Services as well as managing an office and industrial portfolio consisting of nearly 3.5 million square feet, representing nine different owners and 23 buildings. 

Prior to joining Cushman, Paul managed two prominent Columbus CBD office towers totaling 2.2 million square feet as a General Manager with Jones Lang LaSalle. His office and industrial management experience is complimented by a seven year stint managing regional shopping malls as General Manager for the former Jacobs Group.

Awards & Associations

  • Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM)
  • 2008 Four Cornerstones Award Winner
  • Winner of the Group Potential Award for Excellence in Overall Property Performance 
  • Winner of the Richard E. Jacobs Group Operational Best Award
  • ICSC National Maxi Award Finalist 
  • Positioned Cushman and Wakefield as the largest third party property management firm in Central Ohio


  • AMB
  • Clarion
  • Equus Capital Partners, Ltd.
  • Time Equities
  • GE Real Estate
  • Nationwide Insurance
  • Prudential
  • State of Ohio
  • TA Associates
  • Genworth Financial
  • Bank of America
  • Equity Office Properties
  • GLP
  • Chambers Street