CBRE Reinforces ESG and Sustainability Capabilities in Continental Europe
Global real estate advisor CBRE today announced that Sustainability expert Steffen Walvius has joined CBRE. Steffen will lead the Energy & Carbon service offerings across Continental Europe, expanding the suite of ESG & Sustainability services the company delivers to clients.
CBRE also welcomes Martin Vejrazka, who will share his time working closely with Steffen as Energy & Carbon Modelling Director, Continental Europe, and Head of ESG & Sustainability, Czech. Steffen and Martin will be part of the Continental Europe ESG & Sustainability team led by Ludovic Chambe.
Steffen and Martin join CBRE’s 250 experts, operating across 22 European countries, delivering transformational strategy and implementation to fulfil our client's environmental and social ambitions.
Anna Esteban, Head of Business Development, Advisory Services, Continental Europe, commented:
“We have seen increased demand for sustainability services and are delighted to welcome Steffen and Martin to advance our internal and client-focused energy initiatives. They will enhance our offering, putting us in an even stronger position to serve our client’s growing needs.”
Steffen Walvius, Energy & Carbon Lead, Continental Europe, commented;
“I am truly excited to join CBRE and the team, embracing the opportunities to influence and develop sustainability across the built environment.”
Steffen Walvius has over ten years of international experience in the construction, energy, and real estate sectors. He has worked with investors, developers, owners, and managers to improve corporate ESG, portfolio sustainability and advisory on green buildings. Steffen is an active member of the RICS Europe Sustainability Working Group and part of the CRREM (Carbon Risk Real Estate Monitor) committee.
With about 40% of the world’s carbon emissions coming from the built environment, CBRE is already helping hundreds of companies to effectively plan, deploy and measure success in their transition to a low carbon economy.
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CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2022 revenue). The company has approximately 115,000 employees (excluding Turner & Townsend employees) serving clients in more than 100 countries. CBRE serves a diverse range of clients with an integrated suite of services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com.