redirect pin user minus plus fax mobile-phone office-phone data envelope globe outlook retail close line-arrow-down solid-triangle-down facebook globe2 google hamburger line-arrow-left solid-triangle-left linkedin wechat play-btn line-arrow-right arrow-right solid-triangle-right search twitter line-arrow-up solid-triangle-up calendar globe-americas globe-apac globe-emea external-link music picture paper pictures play gallery download rss-feed vcard account-loading collection external-link2 internal-link share-link icon-close2

Ian Gleeson

CEO and CIO - CBRE Global Investment Partners

Ian Gleeson CEO and CIO - CBRE Global Investment Partners

Professional Experience

Ian Gleeson is CEO and CIO of CBRE Global Investment Partners (“GIP”). He has overall responsibility for managing the GIP 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 and GIP Investment Committee.

Mr. Gleeson began his real estate career in 1993 and has extensive experience investing in real estate funds in Europe, North America and Asia, across the full risk spectrum. He joined CBRE Global Investors in 2008 prior to which he was Head of International Property Multi-Manager, with responsibility for global mandates for Morley Fund Management. Previous to that, he served as Head of Property at the National Pensions Reserve Fund of Ireland and had been Director of Property Investment Strategy and Indirect Property at F&C Management Ltd.


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

Ian Gleeson CEO and CIO - CBRE Global Investment Partners