TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 24, 2016) - Cushman & Wakefield has announced that Chuck Scott will lead its Canadian operation, positioning the firm for continuing growth of its platform while building market-leading positions throughout the country.

Mr. Scott brings over 20 years' experience to the role, most recently as President, Occupier Services, for Cushman & Wakefield Canada. He is also the former President of the Gordian Group, a real estate consulting firm acquired by Cushman & Wakefield in 2008.

"Chuck's passion for the industry, strategic vision and deep client relationships will reshape our Canadian operation and take us to the next level," said Shawn P. Mobley, President of Cushman & Wakefield's East Region and Canada. "There is a great deal of opportunity in Canada, and Chuck's focus on the client is critical to making that potential a reality."

Mr. Scott has a lengthy track record of developing deep client and industry relationships. He has represented some of the largest companies in Canada, developing sophisticated multi-year, multi-service solutions to meet clients' strategic objectives. He also has been a member of CoreNet Global's regional and national Board of Directors from 2006-2014 as well as a frequent speaker at industry events.

"I'm incredibly focused on organizing the firm around our clients' needs and expectations while building a high-performance team with clear accountabilities and a strong mandate for growing the organization," said Mr. Scott. "Our goal is to have the best talent, serving the best clients -- driving a results-oriented operation."

About Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. The firm's 43,000 employees in more than 60 countries provide deep local and global insights that create significant value for occupiers and investors around the world. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $5 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory. To learn more, visit or follow @CushWake on Twitter.

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