As Chairman of Global Brokerage at Cushman & Wakefield, Inc., Bruce Mosler advises major tenants and investors on strategic real estate matters, managing key client relationships on behalf of the firm globally. Widely respected as one of the commercial real estate industry’s most influential and talented professionals, Mr. Mosler has leased millions of square feet throughout his career. Called “cutting-edge” and “one of the most energetic and successful” executives in the industry, Mr. Mosler has been a formative leader at Cushman & Wakefield for over 20 years and has executed deals that have shaped the fabric of New York City.
Mr. Mosler served as President and CEO of Cushman & Wakefield from 2005-2010, leading the firm from $800 million in sales to $2.1 billion and diversifying the company’s revenue stream by 30 percent through expansion of the business in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to this, Mr. Mosler was President of U.S. Operations and implemented a number of initiatives for the firm, including creating national leadership roles in Industrial, Retail and Multifamily and creating the Cushman & Wakefield Alliance, a first-of-its-kind affiliate network of top independent real estate companies operating as a unified team with Cushman & Wakefield. Before the start of his illustrious tenure at Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Mosler served as President of the Eastern Region at Galbreath Riverbank.
Over his career, he has enjoyed prolific, long-term relationships with a number of public and private companies and not-for-profit organizations over the years, overseeing real estate strategies for projects large and small. His ongoing accounts include Brookfield Properties, RXR Realty, Vornado, JPMorgan Chase, NYU University Hospital (The Langone Center), Citigroup, Vanbarton Group, Savannah and MetLife, among others.
Mr. Mosler has been the recipient of myriad industry honors, including the Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) Deal of the Year Award for ingenious brokerage. Well-known for his commitment to a number of civic causes, Mr. Mosler has been recognized with several philanthropic industry awards, including REBNY’s Kenneth R. Gerrety Humanitarian Award and Louis Smadbeck Brokerage Recognition Award, the US Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation’s Commandant’s Leadership Award and the Leadership in Support of the Military Award by the New York Council Navy League of the United States in 2017. He most recently received the 2018 Honorary Doctoral Degree by the Rabbinical College of America.
Mr. Mosler sits on numerous non-profit boards and most notably has directed much of his attention toward veteran and military issues, including founding and serving as Chairman of Cushman & Wakefield’s Veterans Initiative Program. He also serves as co-chairman of the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. From 2011-2017 he served as Chairman of BENS and currently still serves as Chairman Emeritus on its Executive Committee. Mr. Mosler also serves on the Board of Governors of the Real Estate Board of New York and is a member of the boards of the Navy League of the United States, Police Athletic League, ISW (Institute for the Study of War) and Syracuse University Institute for Veterans and Military Families, among other civic and charitable organizations.
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