As McWhinney’s President and Chief Operating Officer, Ray Pittman leans on more than three decades of experience, providing visionary guidance to lead the development and execution of the company’s strategic direction, with a strong focus towards growth, creating investor returns and long-term value. He is also responsible for optimizing the company’s operating capabilities, employing strategies to maximize tenant and investor satisfaction and managing day-to-day operations.
His role at McWhinney is the culmination of more than 33 years of commercial real estate experience; most recently, he served as Global Chief Client Officer for CBRE, overseeing account management and client experience programs. Prior to serving as Global Chief Client Officer, Ray led CBRE’s Pacific Region as President and CEO, where he managed more than 2,500 employees in 22 offices across Australia and New Zealand. Before CBRE, he served as Senior Vice President of Catellus Development Corporation in Colorado.
Ever the determined and collaborative leader, Ray is inspired by McWhinney’s commitment to create unprecedented value and opportunity for our investors, our associates and the communities we serve. He aims to create a lasting legacy and sustainable growth through the development of great culture, great people and great projects.