Share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn I recommend visiting to read:%0A%0A {0} %0A%0A {1}

Cushman & Wakefield Hires Top-Performing Equity and Debt Leader in Central Texas

Blakely Despres • 9/23/2022

AUSTIN, Texas, September 23, 2022 – Cushman & Wakefield announced that the commercial real estate services firm has hired Chase Johnson as Managing Director. Johnson will be based out of the firm’s Austin and San Antonio office.
Johnson will focus on Equity, Debt & Structured Finance (EDSF) solutions for clients and his leadership will be a key component for Cushman & Wakefield’s expansion of this service line. He has extensive experience successfully financing multifamily communities, industrial facilities, grocery-anchored, neighborhood strip retail, self-storage, office, and manufactured housing communities.

“This is a major milestone for our firm locally as our Capital Markets platform continues to gain market share year-over-year on regional and national levels.” said Ryan Kasten, Managing Principal for Cushman & Wakefield’s Austin and San Antonio operations.

Johnson was formerly a Senior Vice President with Northmarq’s debt & equity team, where he led the Austin office in loan production for 2021. Over the past 8 years, Johnson has facilitated over 100 financing transactions totaling nearly $1 billion in volume through his strong relationships with agencies, life insurance companies, debt funds, banks, and credit unions.

“I am looking forward to growing Cushman & Wakefield’s Capital Markets platform by working closely with our Investment Sales professionals and combining Greystone agency products with existing lender relationships to provide best-in-class capitalization services for our clients.” said Johnson.

Johnson earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance from St. Edward’s University. He is an active member of Urban Land Institute’s Austin Chapter and the Real Estate Council of Austin.

About Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global commercial real estate services firm for property owners and occupiers with approximately 52,000 employees in approximately 400 offices and 60 countries. In 2022, the firm reported revenue of $10.1 billion across its core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, and valuation and other services. It also receives numerous industry and business accolades for its award-winning culture and commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and more. For additional information, visit

Interested in learning more?

Get in touch and we can assist with any additional information you need.

With your permission we and our partners would like to use cookies in order to access and record information and process personal data, such as unique identifiers and standard information sent by a device to ensure our website performs as expected, to develop and improve our products, and for advertising and insight purposes.

Alternatively click on More Options and select your preferences before providing or refusing consent. Some processing of your personal data may not require your consent, but you have a right to object to such processing.

You can change your preferences at any time by returning to this site or clicking on  Cookies

More Options
Agree and Close
These cookies ensure that our website performs as expected,for example website traffic load is balanced across our servers to prevent our website from crashing during particularly high usage.
These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced features. These cookies do not gather any information about you that could be used for advertising or remember where you have been on the internet.
These cookies allow us to work with our marketing partners to understand which ads or links you have clicked on before arriving on our website or to help us make our advertising more relevant to you.
Agree All
Reject All