February 23, 2022, 9:30 AM
Newmark is pleased to announce the hiring of commercial real estate industry veteran David Koch as Executive Managing Director. Koch will join Newmark’s Pittsburgh office where he will add to the depth of the office, capital markets and industrial teams. With more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience, Koch has extensive expertise in occupier services and corporate advisory, having completed numerous, noteworthy transactions on behalf of both local and corporate clients.
“We are thrilled to bring David’s expertise to the Pittsburgh office,” said Jim Clark, Executive Managing Director and Market Leader for Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati and Pittsburgh. “His extensive experience and fluency with the issues that matter most to the occupier, landlord or investor will be a valuable asset to our operations.”
Koch will primarily work with other brokerage professionals within Newmark’s Pittsburgh office, but will also collaborate with national office, capital markets and industrial professionals, as well as regional offices, to serve client requirements.
“I’m excited to join Newmark and look forward to working with the various teams in Pittsburgh to add value to the platform,” said Koch. “I look forward to continuing to offer exceptional client service and building new relationships, with the support of the Newmark platform.”
Koch joined Newmark after spending 11 years as Executive Vice President in Occupier Services with CBRE, where he was involved in major transactions with Covestro, Michael Baker International, The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and many others. He also previously served as Senior Vice President with Fischer & Company.
Koch is past president of the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) and has received numerous top producer awards. His transactions have consistently ranked within the Pittsburgh Business Times’ annual list of the 25 Largest Pittsburgh-Area Office Leases and largest transactions. Koch earned a degree in business from Ohio University.
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