Founder Richard Jantz to Lead Cushman & Wakefield’s Project & Development Services for the Tri-State Region

New York, February 13, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield announced today that the firm has acquired Integrity Consulting Group, a real estate project management consulting firm located in Manhattan. In addition to the acquisition, the founder of Integrity Consulting Group, Richard Jantz will lead Cushman & Wakefield’s Project & Development Services (PDS) group for the Tri-State Region as an Executive Managing Director and report directly to John Santora, Vice Chairman, President of the New York Tri-State Region

Cushman & Wakefield’s PDS group has been a core service line for the firm providing project management and development expertise for several hundred million square feet of commercial office development, corporate headquarters, financial centers, high technology, hospitality, government, and educational facilities around the world for over 50 years.

“Cushman & Wakefield is thrilled to welcome Richard and Integrity Consulting Group’s talented professionals to the firm,” said John Santora. This acquisition will significantly enhance our best-in-class capabilities in the region, and we’re looking forward to Richard’s leadership to further develop our project management and development platform.”

A classically trained architect, Richard Jantz brings 20 years of commercial real estate project management experience to his new role at Cushman & Wakefield. Before founding his own firm with his wife, Leslie Jantz, Richard worked as a Senior Vice President at JLL, where he led the project management strategic planning in support of the renovation of Madison Square Garden. Prior, Richard was at Quartararo & Associates, Inc. where he implemented a management and operations strategy for the firm as it grew and expanded to over 50 employees. Richard led the team that constructed Time Warner Center including the one million square foot condominium for the Time Warner business units and the 2.7 million square foot tower.

“With Cushman & Wakefield’s deep institutional knowledge, global platform and esteemed talent, I am eager to get started and to lead the PDS team for such an important region,” said Richard Jantz. “I look at this opportunity as a blank slate to structure and expand the platform using new, entrepreneurial ideas, which will provide us with a distinct advantage to grow and deliver consistent, high-level service to clients across the region.”

Integrity Consulting Group was founded by Richard and Leslie Jantz over seven years ago, and in that time has become an impressive firm offering comprehensive services for businesses at every point in the real estate project lifecycle with an impressive client roster including NASDAQ, WWE, and Tavern on the Green.

About Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. The firm’s 43,000 employees in more than 60 countries provide deep local and global insights that create significant value for occupiers and investors around the world. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $5 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory. To learn more, visit www.cushmanwakefield.com or follow @CushWake on Twitter.