HOUSTON — Robert C. Kramp has been named Director of Research & Analysis and Research Operations Manager for CBRE’s Texas/Oklahoma region.
Kramp, based in CBRE’s Houston office, most recently served as a Senior Vice President and National Director with JLL’s Americas Research team, supporting occupier and investment brokerage teams in the Midwest and Great Lakes region. He also spent four and a half years in economic development and research with the Greater Houston Partnership, the city’s preeminent economic development organization. He holds a Master of Science from University of Houston-Victoria and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Houston.
CBRE also named Michelle Miller as Research Operations Manager, for the region. Together, they will lead the region’s 14-person research team to produce regional thought leadership and other research for external and internal clients.
“Robert and Michelle are long-time industry veterans who have been leaders of the research industry in Texas and elsewhere collectively for decades. I first want to say ‘welcome home’ to Robert who is returning to Houston having worked both for the Greater Houston Partnership and where he directed research for all of Texas while with Grubb & Ellis. We are delighted to add his intellect and energy to our team,” said Spencer Levy, CBRE Americas Head of Research. “Michelle will further add to our team by her experience and knowledge of the market. The addition of Robert and Michelle speaks to how important research is to CBRE and our clients and we will continue to add talented professionals of Robert and Michelle’s caliber around the country and across asset types.”
Miller, based in CBRE’s Dallas office, joins CBRE from the University of Texas at Dallas, where she served as a director of corporate relations and a corporate community contact and liaison for the Naveen Jindal School of Management for three years. Before UT Dallas, Miller spent more than 16 years in the domestic and international commercial
real estate industry, including nearly 12 years at Goldman Sachs’ Realty Management Division. She holds an Executive Master of Business Administration and a Master of Science from UT Dallas, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Texas.
CBRE Group, a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm and it has 52,000 employees in 370 offices worldwide.