As Senior Vice President of Property Management Services, Mike Ruppert is responsible for the oversight and growth of Newmark’s management portfolio in Southern California and the implementation of best practices, policies and procedures that maximize the value of his clients’ real estate assets. He provides expert knowledge in management and operations, including expense reduction, innovative resources, procurement and forward-thinking property operations and staffing. Ruppert is also responsible for business development to maximize market share and profitability for the region.
Prior to joining Newmark, Ruppert was with CBRE for 20 years in various capacities. Most recently, as Managing Director, he led advisory services of leasing, capital markets and property management in LA North and, prior, he led the property management business line in Southern California. Additionally, Ruppert oversaw property management operations in the Pacific Southwest for JLL, achieving growth of portfolio under management with both organizations. Prior to his Market Leader roles, Ruppert also served in a client relationship management capacity working with key institutional clients.
Ruppert has also held leadership roles with Trammel Crow Company, Arden Realty and Transpacific Development Company, after starting his career in Asset Management with Maguire Partners in downtown Los Angeles.
- Employee Engagement National Leadership Award, CBRE (2020)
- Collaboration National Award, CBRE (2018/2019)
- Top Performer National Market Leader Award, JLL (2015)
Ruppert holds a California Real Estate Salesperson License and pursued a Business Administration degree from University of Minnesota, Winona State. He, his wife Valerie and their two younger sons live in Manhattan Beach.