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Damla Gerhart Promoted to Chicago Office Chief at Avison Young

Damla Gerhart Promoted to Chicago Office Chief at Avison Young

Toronto-based commercial real estate services concern Avison Young has appointed Damla Gerhart as Principal and Managing Director of the firm’s Chicago office. 

“Damla has had a dynamic career building and empowering a national consulting practice and leading a large team of tenant rep transaction professionals,” said Juan Bueno, Principal and U.S. President. “Her expertise and natural leadership will be an added boost to Avison Young’s growing market share across the Chicago region.”

Gerhart brings to the firm more than 15 years of experience in commercial real estate, focusing on transaction team formation, talent recruitment and providing occupier solutions for clients throughout Chicago, Avsion Young said.

 In her most recent role with CBRE, she ran the firm’s Office Occupier Tenant Rep service for Downtown Chicago and the suburbs.  Prior to that, she led the Workplace Strategy, Design & Engineering advisory business for the Americas where she focused on business development, team expansion, revenue growth and thought leadership.


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