Emma Giamartino

Emma Giamartino

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Emma Giamartino is Global Group President, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Investment Officer of CBRE. Emma brings together CBRE's financial management, capital allocation and corporate development activities on a global basis to help drive growth for the company. She directly oversees Controllership, Corporate Development, Finance Risk & Assurance, Investor Relations, Strategy & Operations, Tax and Treasury. She also works in partnership with the company's executive, business line and geographic leadership on both mergers and acquisitions and real estate investment activities. Emma is a Member of the company’s Global Executive Committee and is a Board member of CBRE Acquisition Holdings, Inc., a Special Purpose Acquisition Company sponsored by CBRE. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Industrious, a leading provider of premium flexible workplace solutions; CBRE is Industrious’ largest shareholder.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Most recently, Emma was CBRE’s Global Head of Corporate Development.

  • She joined CBRE in 2018 to lead the firm’s M&A activities in the Americas.

  • Prior to joining CBRE, she served as Director of Corporate Development at Verizon where she executed M&A transactions and strategic investments.

  • She worked in Nomura’s TMT Group, where she held progressively responsible positions, including Vice President for the Investment Banking Group.

  • Emma began her career as an Associate for Assured Guaranty, formerly Financial Security Assurance.


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