CBRE Recruits Four Key Former Grubb Professionals To Foster City

San Francisco – July, 2012 CBRE Group, Inc (CBRE) today announced Simon Clark, Seth McKinnon, Matthew Mulry and Matt Manteuffel have joined CBRE’s San Francisco Peninsula Office.

“Simon, Seth, Matthew and Matt bring to CBRE a dynamic and energized business approach. This approach has proven extremely successful throughout their careers at Grubb and Ellis. CBRE is thrilled to bring professionals of Simon and Seth’s caliber to the SF Peninsula office,” said Robert McSweeney, Managing Director for CBRE’s SF Peninsula Office. “Their decision to join CBRE is testament to our brand and a strong validation of our leadership in the market throughout the Bay Area.”

Simon, Seth, Matthew and Matt bring to CBRE experience and expertise, with over two decades of combined commercial Real Estate experience. Simon Clark joins CBRE as a First Vice President, after spending 11 years at Grubb and Ellis. His most recent role was Managing Director of the San Francisco Peninsula Office. Simon will continue to focus on both tenant & landlord representation in the office sector.

Seth McKinnon has joined the San Francisco Peninsula Office as a Vice President of the Private Capital Markets Group. Seth spent 6 years with Grubb & Ellis’ No. 1 national investment sales team and the investment sales lead for the San Francisco Peninsula. Seth will focus on office, industrial and retail investment sales throughout the San Francisco Peninsula. Seth has over $500 million in closed transactions to credit, with approximately $83.0 million closed during the previous 24 months. Seth McKinnon will head-up the CBRE Private Capital Group for the San Francisco Peninsula.

Matthew Mulry joins CBRE as an Associate in the Office Brokerage Group. Matthew graduated in 2009 from Whittier College with a Bachelor in Business Administration and a Concentration in the International Business. Matthew spent over 2 years representing both tenants and landlords on the Peninsula while being a part of over 70 lease transactions during his tenure. A Peninsula native, Matthew is distinguished by his strong and extensive knowledge of the local real estate market and will continue to focus on representing both office landlords and tenants on the Peninsula.

Matt Manteuffel joins CBRE as an Associate in the Office Brokerage Group. Matt graduated in May 2011 from the University of San Diego with a Bachelor of Business Administration and Concentration in Real Estate. Born and raised in San Francisco, Matt has a comprehensive and extensive knowledge of the local real estate market. He will focus his efforts on the leasing of commercial office properties on the San Francisco Peninsula, specializing on both tenant and landlord representation.

CBRE welcomes Simon Clark, Seth McKinnon, Matt Mulry and Matt Manteuffel to the company.

Simon Clark, MRICS | First Vice President
T 650.577.2938 | F 650.577.2980 l C 415.269.8919

Seth A. McKinnon | Vice President
T 650 577 2927 | F 650 577 2980

Matthew D. Mulry
T 650.577.2902 | C 650.296.3775 | F 650.577.2980

Matt Manteuffel
T 650.577.2937 | Fax 650.577.2980

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 firm (in terms of 2011 revenue). The Company has approximately 34,000 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 Web site at

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