Johnny Horgan from Irish Life to Head up CBRE Investment Team in Ireland

Dublin, December 13th – Property consultants CBRE today announced the appointment of Johnny Horgan as the new head of their capital markets division. Johnny held a senior role in the property division of Irish Life for the last number of years having previously held senior positions at Warren Private and NCB.

According to Enda Luddy, Managing Director at CBRE Ireland, “I am delighted to announce that Johnny Horgan will be joining CBRE Ireland in 2014 to lead our busy Capital Markets team. Johnny joins us at a very exciting time in the Irish commercial property market which has experienced more than a trebling in investment transactional activity year-on-year.

With an increasing proportion of investment property being acquired by regulated institutions, we need to widen our skillset to continue to provide our clients with the first class service that CBRE prides itself on. Johnny’s wealth of experience will significantly enhance our existing platform and we look forward to working with him”.

About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2012 revenue). The Company has approximately 37,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com.

In Ireland, with offices in Dublin and Belfast, CBRE is the country’s largest commercial real estate services company, now employing over 110 employees and offering a full range of property services including property sales and acquisitions, leasing and management, investment, corporate services, debt advisory, project management, consultancy, valuations and research. Please visit our website at www.cbre.ie or www.cbre.ie./ni