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Vikram Kohli

Chief Operating Officer

Professional Experience

As Chief Operating Officer of CBRE, Vikram Kohli has oversight responsibility for CBRE’s two real estate services segments – Advisory Services and Global Workplace Solutions. He also oversees CBRE’s Digital & Technology and Research activities.

Previously, Mr. Kohli had direct responsibility for key components of CBRE’s platform, including Sustainability, Strategy, Research, People and Digital & Technology. In this capacity, he led a commercial real estate platform that drives compelling advantages for CBRE’s internal and external clients and is a growth accelerator for the company.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Kohli served in global roles as Chief Executive Officer, CBRE Platform and Global Group President, Business Intelligence . He also previously led key global Corporate Finance functions, including FP&A, Business Finance and the FIO.

Prior to that, Mr. Kohli was Chief Operating Officer of CBRE in South East Asia. In this role, he had oversight of CBRE’s business in Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Cambodia and Singapore. Earlier, he was the Regional Managing Director, South East Asia.

From 2014, he was Executive Director, Sales Management, Asia Pacific for five years, where he was responsible for driving an efficient sales management process across all business lines and geographies in the APAC region. Earlier, he served as Senior Director, Global Transactions where he worked closely with CBRE’s Global Head of Advisory and Transaction Services (Brokerage) to develop and implement a strategic growth plan for this business line across all regions.

Mr. Kohli joined CBRE in 2001 in India as part of the Transactions team focusing on occupier advisory and office leasing.