CBRE Group, Inc. ranked among Fortune magazine´s most admired companies

CBRE Is the Highest-Ranked Commercial Real Estate Services and Investment Firm
for the Fourth Straight Year; Climbs to Second Spot in Real Estate Industry Overall.

CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today announced that it was the highest-ranked commercial real estate services and investment firm in Fortune’s 2014 Most Admired Companies list. This is the fourth consecutive year that CBRE was the highest ranked commercial real estate services and investment firm.

The Fortune Most Admired program, a market-leading report card on corporate reputation, rates companies on attributes related to corporate performance. CBRE improved its overall score to 6.52 from 6.25 in 2013. This score placed CBRE #2 overall in the real estate industry – up from #3 in 2013. CBRE scored particularly well on quality of services, people management, quality of management, innovation and global competitiveness.

“CBRE is focused on continuously enhancing our client service and achieving excellence in all aspects of our operations. Our performance in this year’s Fortune program – a leading benchmark of corporate reputation – underscores the continued progress we are making in these efforts,” said Bob Sulentic, President and Chief Executive Officer of CBRE.

Drawing from a base of some 1,400 companies, a total of 692 companies from 30 countries were evaluated by Fortune.