CBRE, the World’s Largest Real Estate Services and Investment Company, Welcomes HoChun Ho as Vice President, Data Governance
New York, NY — February 4, 2022 Renovata & Company is pleased to announce the placement of HoChun Ho as vice president, data governance of CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment company.
With more than 100,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices), CBRE has been included on the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #128 in 2020. The company serves clients in over 100 countries, including over 90% of the Fortune 100.
CBRE holds the top global market position in leasing, property sales, outsourcing, property management and valuation. It offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.
Currently, the real estate market is undergoing a significant change—driven by data and technology. Digital- and technology-powered products play an important role in CBRE’s future success and ability to serve clients. During this exciting time of growth, Ho will establish best practices for the company’s data governance on a global scale.
“HoChun has more than 30 years of global enterprise leadership experience,” says Mannie Gill, Renovata & Company partner. “He has successfully implemented data integration and business intelligence in Fortune 500 organizations.”
Before joining CBRE, Ho was head of enterprise data governance and enablement at JLL, a data platform for the commercial real estate (CRE) industry. He grew the company’s enterprise data governance into a business with team members spread around the world. Prior to that, he worked at Comcast—most recently as a distinguished architect and previously as senior director, Comcast Business Intelligence Group, and chief data architect, Comcast Enterprise Technology. Earlier in his career, Ho held data and technology management and consulting roles at several companies, including ACE Insurance, Business Edge Solutions – EMC, Radian Insurance, Merck Research Laboratories, Nekema and First USA Bank.
This appointment highlights Renovata & Company’s depth and expertise as a search firm and advisor to the leading private- and growth equity-backed digital, SaaS, IoT companies, their boards, and investors across the US and Europe.
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