Professional Background
Bob has maintained a top performer’s position at Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight Frank since joining the San Mateo office in 1986. As a leader in the San Mateo County commercial market, he served as Sales Manager for 14 years in the San Mateo office, electing to reduce his management duties to concentrate on brokerage in 2011. In January 2003, Bob became a partner and appointed Executive Vice President and Board Member of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight Frank.

In his 26 years of working in the real estate industry, Bob has completed over 1,200 lease and sales transactions and represented some of the Peninsula’s leading corporations. Some of his local clients represented include:

• California Casualty
• Canadian Imperial Bank
• Catholic Healthcare West
• Citibank
• Embarcadero Capital
• Equity Office Properties
• Franklin Templeton Companies
• Glenborough

• IBM
•JP Morgan Global Real Estate
• Legacy Partners
• Sequoia Hospital
• Sony
• Stockbridge Capital
• TA Associates Realty
• Tishman Speyer


Focusing on office and R&D leasing, Bob specializes in representing institutional property owners on the Mid-Peninsula. With his depth of experience he has also represented Tenants on the Peninsula including Sony, Citibank, Catholic Healthcare West, Guidewire Software, The Prudential and UBS.

In 2012, Bob completed over 50 lease and sale transactions representing Guidewire Software, TA Associates, Tishman Speyer, California Casualty, Embarcadero Capital, JP Morgan, Franklin Templeton Companies, Glenborough and JP Morgan Global Real Estate.

Bob has represented some of the speculative office projects on the Mid-Peninsula, including Shorebreeze I and II, Bayside Towers, and Park Place at Bay Meadows. He is also marketing one of the largest Mid-Peninsula office projects, Bay Meadows Station. These successful Class A office projects are landmarks in San Mateo County.

Education
Bob graduated from San Diego State University with an Accounting Degree in 1974.