Joint Managing Director • Australia
Digby Sutherland has over 25 years’ experience in both the Sydney and Perth commercial real estate office leasing markets.
Digby originates from Perth and has spent much of his career in leasing commercial office assets and office developments across the Perth CBD and Metropolitan office markets.
Digby’s’ area of expertise is in the pre-commitment leasing of office developments and existing Premium & A Grade Assets through the execution of a carefully prepared leasing plan. Through his understanding of current workplace trends and work practices enables Digby to provide considerable input into the design of new office buildings to ensure they meet the requirements of the target tenant market.
The acquisition of Sheffield Property is the latest step in Cushman & Wakefield’s strategy to establish a market-leading commercial real estate and occupier services platform across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.
As Director of Office Leasing at CBRE Sydney until 2006, he was responsible for the project leasing across new office developments comprising an NLA in excess of 100,000 sqm; World Square, 1 Darling Island, and 383 Kent Street.
Digby represents Cushman & Wakefield as one of 12 leading partners with the Property Council of Australia, WA Chapter.