Richard Hamilton

Managing Director • United States

Richard Hamilton Raleigh Industrial

Richard Hamilton

Managing Director • United States


Rich Hamilton serves as Managing Director and Lead for the Cushman & Wakefield's 3PL Advisory Group. Based out of the firm's Rosemont office, home base for Cushman & Wakefield’s Americas Logistics & Industrial Services team, Rich brings a diverse professional background including experience in manufacturing & supply chain, third Party logistics, and industrial real estate.

In his role, Rich teams with industrial brokers, research, strategic consulting and St. Onge Company, as well as the other advisory groups and service lines to provide third party logistics clients with the strongest set of real estate services focused on their unique needs and requirements.

Prior to joining Cushman, Rich served as First Vice President, Global Customer Solutions at Prologis. Joining Prologis in 2005, Rich focused his efforts on the 3PL vertical as well as occupiers in the manufacturing, retail, and consumer goods industries. Responsibilities included: identifying BTS and new leasing opportunities; negotiating economic and lease terms; negotiating renewals, and insuring overall customer satisfaction.

Previously Rich held senior management positions in sales, marketing, operations, and strategic account management with DSC Logistics based in Chicago. During his career, he has also held positions of increasing responsibility in supply chain and logistics with Nestle USA.

  • CoreNet, MCR designation
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), Candidate
  • Member of International Warehouse Logistics Assocation (IWLA)
  • Member of Council of Supply Chain Management (CSCMP)

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