Kurt F. Strasmann
Executive Managing Director, OC/IE
3501 Jamboree Rd
Suite 100
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Office: (949) 725-8400
Direct: (949) 887-5200
Fax: (949) 725-8545
Cell: (949) 887-5200
Broker/Agent Member
Mr. Strasmann is the Executive Managing Director of CBRE’s Orange County and Inland Empire Operations. Mr. Strasmann’s responsibilities include leading a team of 500 professionals in the Orange County and Inland Empire Regions with direct oversight of all lines of business and services CBRE provides to the marketplace, which includes Sales/Leasing Advisory, Debt & Structured Finance, Property Management, Appraisal & Valuations, Project Management and Financial Consulting. Additional responsibilities include Mr. Strasmann serving as Executive Management Sponsor and Oversight for CBRE’s International Port & Integrated Logistics Specialty Practice Group
(60 professionals operating in 12 countries).

Mr. Strasmann started his career in 1985 at Grubb & Ellis as an Industrial Real Estate Professional. During Mr. Strasmann’s 30-year career he has served in various leadership positions.

Mr. Strasmann is married to his wife Cynthia for 28 years, has three children and lives in Newport Beach, California. Mr. Strasmann’s interests include hiking, skiing, and community service.

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations:

• Executive Board Member, AIR CRE (American Industrial Real Estate Association).
• Board Member, UCI's Center for Real Estate.
• Vice Chair, ULI (Urban Land Institute) Orange County Capital Markets Council.
• Board Member, NAIOP SoCal
• Mariners Church Community Outreach


• 2018 CBRE Most Valuable Partner Award – Western Region (MVP), Selected by Regional
• 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020 Orange County Business Journal Top 500 Most Influential
Business Leaders in Orange County
• 2016 CBRE Individual President’s Performance Award Winner-Western Region. Presented to the
Nation’s Top Managing Director by Region. Selected by National Executive Team.
• 2015 CBRE President’s Team Performance Award Winner (GLA/OC Regional Management
Team). Presented to Top Management Team Nationally.
• Two (2) time Manager of the Year at Grubb & Ellis (1998 and 2006) and Nine (9) time invitee to
Grubb & Ellis’ Circle of Excellence Recognition Event.


• University of California Berkeley, Bachelor of Science; Political Economics, 1985