San Diego CA— CBRE Group, Inc. today last week that Lewis C. Horne has been appointed president of the company’s newly formed Southern California-Hawaii Division. In this expanded role, Mr. Horne will now have executive oversight for the San Diego and Hawaii markets, in addition to Greater Los Angeles and Orange County.
A long-time leader for CBRE in the Americas Region and division president for Greater Los Angeles and Orange County since 2005, Mr. Horne will now oversee for 16 regional offices, including Downtown Los Angeles, LA North, Beverly Hills, South Bay, Newport Beach, Ontario, San Diego, and Honolulu.
“Lew is one of the most respected leaders in our company because of his ability to lead with innovation, and his passion for collaboration in service delivery across our multiple lines of business,” said Jack Durburg, chief executive officer for the Americas. “In integrating the San Diego, Hawaii, LA and Orange County geographies into one division under Lew’s leadership, we will continue to advance our market-leading positions in each of these important markets, while enhancing our focus on delivering exceptional client outcomes.”
Mr. Horne has held a variety of positions in the company, beginning as an industrial brokerage professional in 1984 and quickly growing to become one of the top 3 percent of advisory and transaction services professionals company-wide. He then moved into a leadership role and has successfully grown his career at CBRE for more than 30 years. He received a B.S. from the University of Southern California.