Charles “Chip” Wiser

Senior Managing Director

San Francisco - Sansome Street
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Notable Transactions

  • Represented McKinsey & Company for the renegotiation of its Western Regional Headquarters in San Francisco.
  • Performed a labor analysis and negotiated a 58,000 SF headquarters for Rakuten USA in San Mateo, CA. Also performed a Workplace Strategy for Rakuten’s 52,000 SF New York City office
  • with its global portfolio.
  • Siemens Medical with a 72,000 SF lab facility in Berkeley
  • Adamas Life Sciences with its 38,000 SF headquarters in Emeryville.
  • Novartis with its 65,000 SF Research and Lab Facility in Emeryville
  • San Francisco HQ and multiple data and call center requirements for Providian Bancorp. Total requirements in excess of 900,000 SF.
  • Represented Wind River Systems with its acquisition of 12 parcels of land for a 350,000 SF five-building corporate headquarters financed via a synthetic lease. Represented Wind River’s national portfolio.
  • Negotiated more than 1.9 million SF of multiple industrial, land, office, retail, data and call center requirements for AT&T, SBC, Pacific Bell and Subsidiaries. This included a 610,000 SF for AT&T Regional Headquarters; 250,000 SF San Jose consolidation; a 180,000 SF headquarters for Pacific Bell Mobile Services; a 143,000 SF headquarters for SBC ASI; and a 220,000 SF headquarters for Pacific Bell Internet Services.
  • Represented URS with its 72,000 SF office in Oakland, CA.

Other Notable Clients

  • AXA Rosenberg
  • Bay Medical Imaging
  • Benchmark Capital
  • Bonfire Labs
  • Calera Capital
  • Donahue Fitzgerald
  • Extron
  • LBA
  • Lunar Design
  • Meyer Sound
  • Minion
  • Natis Medical
  • Rockco
  • Simpson Strong Tie
  • SKS Partners
  • Sumeru Partners
  • Teecom
  • Telecare
  • The Vault
  • Valin
  • WalkMe


Prior to his career in real estate, Chip worked as a Salesman for DJC Corp., a computer terminal distributor. Mr. Wiser earned a Bachelor’s degree in social sciences from the University of California, Berkeley.