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Cushman names new CEO for Americas

November 15, 2010 01:16PM

Commercial services firm Cushman & Wakefield named company executive James Underhill to be CEO of the Americas, a position formerly held by John Santora, who in June was tapped to lead the company’s client solutions group. Underhill has been with Cushman & Wakefield for five years, most recently as executive vice president and area leader for Cushman’s Mid-Atlantic and New England regions. The Americas region is the largest in the firm, with 141 offices either owned or allied with Cushman in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Underhill will be based in Washington, D.C. and will report directly to company CEO, Glenn Rufrano. TRD