Professional Profile
CBRE Global Investment Partners

Ian Gleeson

Chief Executive Officer of Global Investment Partners
Mr. Gleeson is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of CBRE Global Investment Partners (GIP). Based in London, he has overall responsibility for managing the day-to day running of the business as well as the investment process, formulating top down strategies and overseeing client investment plans. He is a member of the Global Executive Committee, Global Investment Committee, GIP Executive Committee, GIP Investment Committee and chairs GIP Global Investment Team meetings. 
Prior Experience

Mr. Gleeson has been in the real estate industry for over 20 years and has extensive experience investing in real estate funds in Europe, North America and Asia, across the full risk spectrum. He took up his current role in August 2008 from Morley Fund Management where he was Head of International Property Multi-Manager, with responsibility for global mandates. Prior to that he served as Head of Property at the National Pensions Reserve Fund of Ireland. Before taking up that position, Mr. Gleeson was Director of Property Investment Strategy and Indirect Property at F&C Management Ltd.


Mr. Gleeson holds a Masters in Economics and Business Studies from Trinity College Dublin. He is a former member of the INREV (European Association for Unlisted Real Estate Funds) Management Board and chair of the Investor Forum of INREV.