Executive Vice Chair • United States
Jay Hruska joined Cushman & Wakefield in 1984, and currently serves as an Executive Vice Chairman in the Stamford, Connecticut office. He has 35 years of real estate experience, specializes in strategic and tactical planning for corporate office and industrial leasing, financial structuring, and the implementation of complex corporate leases and relocations. Over the last five years, Jay has been responsible for leasing and sales transactions totaling over $1 billion and has been responsible for some of the largest transactions in Westchester County, New York and Fairfield County, Connecticut. During his career, he has established and continues to maintain active working relationships with a wide range of corporate clients including General Electric, AT&T, McKinsey, New York Life, Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, International Paper, Interactive Brokers Group, Yale New Haven Health Systems and Unilever, for which he has successfully managed its portfolio for more than 20 years, now consisting of more than 100 million square feet globally.
Jay has been honored several times with Cushman & Wakefield’s highly esteemed Quality Achievement Award for service excellence to his clients. He is also a recipient of the Cushman & Wakefield Deal of the Year Award for Connecticut. Jay is a senior professional who has consistently ranked among the top 50 of Cushman & Wakefield’s top producing brokers globally.
Jay attended the University of Miami and the University of Connecticut. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing from the University of Connecticut.