Euromoney Names CBRE Ireland as Top Irish Advisory & Consultancy Firm

- CBRE Group, Inc. Also Named As Euromoney’s Leading
Global Real Estate Advisor & Top Global Valuation Firm For 3rd Consecutive Year -

Dublin, September 10, 2014 – CBRE Ireland, the country’s largest commercial real estate firm, has today been named as the top Irish advisory & consultancy firm, for the second consecutive year, in the 2014 Euromoney real estate awards. Additionally, CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) has been named the top global real estate advisory firm and is the only firm to achieve top honours for three consecutive years, and has now earned the highest award seven times in the ten years that Euromoney has been running its real estate awards program.

Enda Luddy, Managing Director of CBRE Ireland commented, “We are delighted to be named the top advisory firm for Ireland. The award recognises the strong performance delivered by our team and our ability to support our clients’ needs across all market sectors. We have attained a position of industry leadership in Ireland because we deliver superior value to our clients”.

He continued, “It is hugely important that we continue to innovate and improve the quality of service we deliver. With that in mind we continue to grow and attract senior industry leaders to join and develop our service offering”.

In addition, CBRE was honoured as the leading global valuation services provider, also for the third year in a row. This award reflects CBRE’s success at delivering valuations around the world that meet high-quality global standards.

Euromoney, a leading international finance publication, surveys the opinions of real estate advisors, developers, investment managers, corporate end-users and banks worldwide to determine the best providers of real estate services. Real estate professionals from more than 160 countries participated in this year’s survey. In addition to the global awards, CBRE was named the top advisory firm in Western Europe and Africa, as well as the top advisory firm in 20 countries*.

Bob Sulentic, President & Chief Executive Officer, CBRE, commented:

“We are exceptionally proud that our clients and industry peers have again named us as the leading real estate advisor globally. Their recognition is one of the highest compliments we could receive and reflects our success in delivering excellent results for our clients. Winning the top global award for the third consecutive year is a significant achievement and a strong motivation for us to stay focused on continuing to raise the industry standard for excellence.”

For more information on the 2014 Euromoney Real Estate Awards, please go to www.euromoney.com

* CBRE was also named top advisory & consultancy firm overall in the following countries: Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Portugal, Slovakia, South Africa, Switzerland and Vietnam.

Enda Luddy, MD, CBRE Ireland – 00 353 (0)1 618 5516 or e-mail:enda.luddy@cbre.com

Marie Hunt – 00 353 (0)1 618 5543 or e-mail:marie.hunt@cbre.com

Robert McGrath, CBRE Corporate Communications – 00 1 212 984 8267 or e-mail:robert.mcgrath@cbre.com

About CBRE Group, Inc.

CBRE Group, Inc. ((NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2013 revenue). The Company has approximately 44,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through approximately 350 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our website at www.cbre.eu

In Ireland, with offices in Dublin and Belfast, CBRE is the country’s largest commercial real estate services company, now employing over 130 employees and offering a full range of property services including property sales and acquisitions, leasing and management, investment, corporate services, debt advisory, project management, consultancy, valuations and research. Please visit our website at www.cbre.ie or www.cbre.ie./ni