Global Pharmaceutical Company Appoints CBRE to Deliver Integrated Real Estate Management and Consulting Services Around the World
Under this new mandate, CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) and Advisory & Transaction Services teams will deliver a full suite of real estate and facilities services to the global pharmaceutical company’s 70-million-square-foot (6.5 million square meters) portfolio, which spans more than 90 countries and multiple property types, including office, laboratory, manufacturing and research facilities. CBRE will support Novartis in the transformation of its real estate portfolio, improving its employee workplace experience and driving its sustainability agenda.
Core Life Sciences Solutions
A specialized network focused on life sciences
CBRE offers industry-leading market intelligence specific to the property types that drive life sciences occupancy, including research and regulated manufacturing space. Our transactions experts leverage the CBRE network to connect life sciences buyers, sellers, tenants, and landlords with their best opportunities in the market.
Delivering world-class, quality lab solutions
We are one of the only equipment-agnostic instrumentation solutions, delivering quality lab solutions performed by CBRE technicians. CBRE is at the forefront of future lab and smart lab design and administration, optimizing and harmonizing lab and equipment utilization through cutting-edge motion and usage tracking techniques.
Specialized operational excellence expertise
Our Facilities Management team consists of experts in reliability engineering, central utility plant operation, energy and sustainability, maintenance excellence, safety, training, and innovation. We work to continually improve quality, reliability, and efficiency in alignment with our client’s business objectives.
Project teams developing unique lab and manufacturing spaces
CBRE leads the marketplace in life sciences project management for workplace design and execution. Our team offers a unique approach to integrating design development, planning, project execution, instrument management, lab asset relocation, and ongoing operation for lab configurations and other workplace projects.
Investing in a true quality and compliance organization
We deliver a proactive, holistic compliance solution that includes support and design of validated operations, development of operating procedures, and document management solutions to ensure our clients are always 100% audit-ready with nearly every global governing authority.
Optimize your lab instruments and manage assets
CBRE operates our own certified metrology lab and provides skilled support personnel who work alongside engineers and scientists to facilitate scientific activities, ranging from field calibrations, media prep, and glassware to Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) and lab concierge services. Our services follow proper GxP guidelines and conform to all government regulatory agencies and international guidelines.
CBRE Names Ken Manke Leader of Life Sciences Division
CBRE has named Ken Manke to lead its Americas Life Sciences division. Working within the firm’s Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) segment, Mr. Manke will oversee service delivery to enterprise clients within the life sciences, pharmaceutical and bio-tech industries.
2020 U.S. Real Estate Market Outlook
Specialty sectors including self-storage, data centers, medical office, life sciences facilities, seniors housing and student housing have been particularly enticing to commercial real estate investors over the past six years. The same holds true for the year ahead.