CBRE, the World’s Largest Real Estate Services and Investment Company, Welcomes Kapil Lahoti as Chief Digital and Technology Officer, Global Workplace Solutions
New York, NY — March 23, 2022 Renovata & Company is pleased to announce the placement of Kapil Lahoti as chief digital and technology officer, global workplace solutions 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, Lahoti will be instrumental in driving the company’s technology/digital transformation agenda.
“Kapil has more than 20 years of relevant industry experience,” says Mannie Gill, Renovata & Company partner. “He understands how technology drives value in large enterprises and he has successfully led large, complex technology transformations.”
Before joining CBRE, Lahoti was head of operations/head of claims product management for Solera, Inc., where he was responsible for the strategy, transformation and operation for a 2,000+ global product development organization. Before that, he was an associate principal at McKinsey & Company, where he focused on digital transformations, performance management, operational improvements, M&A and chief information officer advisory. Earlier in his career, Lahoti was a senior manager at Diamond Management and Technology Consultants; and a senior solutions architect at i2 Tech.
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.
About Renovata & Company
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