CBRE Group top performer under the new scoring system of The 2015 Global Outsourcing 100 by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals

Los Angeles, 2015-4-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBG) was a top performer under the new scoring system of The 2015 Global Outsourcing 100 by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®). CBRE has been named among the world’s best outsourcing firms across all industries for nine consecutive years.

CBRE’s overall score of 7.21 out of 8 was markedly above the overall average score (4.70). CBRE achieved “Full Star – Highest Rated” status in all four judging categories:

  • ​​Size & Growth
  • Delivery Excellence
  • Programs for Innovation
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)​

The company also received strong marks for Presence, Customer Reference, Company Recognition, and Company Certification.

The 2015 Global Outsourcing 100 recognizes the world’s best outsourcing service providers and advisors. Judging is based on a rigorous scoring methodology that includes an independent review by a panel of IAOP customer members with extensive experience in selecting outsourcing service providers and advisors for their organizations.

CBRE was also recognized with honors on several sub lists of the Global Outsourcing 100 list, including Best Leaders in Overall Revenue, Best Leaders in Number of Employees, Best Leaders in Employee Growth, and Best Leaders in No. of Countries Worldwide.

“CBRE’s strong performance in the IAOP Global Outsourcing 100 reflects the reputation we have established for delivering high-quality, integrated real estate outsourcing solutions,” said Bill Concannon, CEO of Global Corporate Services for CBRE. “I would like to thank our professionals for the exceptional outcomes they have created—and will continue to create—for our clients.”

CBRE is the real estate industry’s premier provider of corporate and institutional services globally. CBRE offers an unrivaled suite of facility outsourcing services specific to advisory and transactions, facilities management, consulting services, project management, property management, development services, capital markets solutions, and more.

“Buyers understand there are hundreds of qualified service providers and advisors out there, but what they really need to understand now is what makes each exceptional,” said IAOP CEO, Debi Hamill. “The new Global Outsourcing 100 and World’s Best Advisors have done just that. We’re proud to recognize CBRE for being among the highest rated companies in delivery excellence, innovation, CSR and size and growth.”

CBRE expects to strengthen its occupier outsourcing practice with the acquisition of the Global WorkPlace Solutions​(GWS) business from Johnson Controls when the transaction closes later in 2015. GWS is a market-leading provider of Integrated Facilities Management solutions for major occupiers of commercial real estate and has significant operations around the world.  When the transaction is completed, CBRE and GWS will manage nearly 5 billion sq. ft. of real estate and corporate facilities globally, including 2.3 billion sq. ft. in the Americas, 1.2 billion sq. ft. in Europe, the Middle East & Africa and 1.4 billion sq. ft. in Asia Pacific.

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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 2014 revenue).  The Company has more than 52,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 370 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​.​​​​​​​​​​​​

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