Michael Clarke was named senior managing director and head of investor services, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, at CBRE Global Investors, Mr. Clarke confirmed.
He will join the firm in late March, based in London, and also will be a member of the firm's EMEA management board. He replaces Giles King, who left the firm last year. Mr. King is a director at Westmount Real Estate, which he co-founded.
Mr. Clarke is a London-based senior managing director, institutional real estate, at Mesirow Financial. Officials at Mesirow Financial were not available by press time.