Michael R. Ippolito is a Vice Chairman at Newmark Knight Frank, the world’s leading operations and real estate consulting firm serving businesses that seek best practices, innovative thinking and thorough analytics. Operating from over 400 offices in established and emerging property markets on five continents, Newmark Knight Frank offers a full-service platform for clients, providing comprehensive real estate solutions to many of the most prominent corporations, property owners, investors and developers around the world.
Michael is one of the leading tenant representatives for global corporations, specializing in providing creative solutions for evaluating risk within growth strategies, measuring operational redundancies, analyzing consensus and developing operational efficiency metrics. He steers Newmark Knight Frank’s global platform based on an innovative methodology of corporate outsourcing, determining policy and procedures across service lines and continents. With a keen understanding of global markets, Michael delivers strategic solutions and directs the group’s efforts on optimizing corporate portfolios and reducing operating expenses.
Michael joined Newmark Knight Frank in 1991 and has since developed analytical and strategic tools that brought real estate and operational strategy development into alignment with his clients’ core business objectives.
His track record of executing strategies for the development of his clients ranks him among the most successful global real estate professionals. Michael has led strategic initiatives on behalf of several Fortune 500 companies, with a special emphasis on clients in the technology and financial services sectors.
Specialties: Strategic Planning and Tactical Plan Formulation, Global Account Management and Representation, Lease Negotiation