NKF Welcomes 15-Year Corporate Real Estate Veteran Drew Robinson as Senior Vice President in V&A Practice

Andrew “Drew” Robinson

New York, NY (September 4, 2018) — Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) is pleased to announce that Andrew “Drew” Robinson, MAI, has joined as a senior vice president of its Valuation & Advisory (V&A) practice. Mr. Robinson is an appraiser located in the Atlanta office, covering the southeastern U.S., including Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, South Carolina and North Carolina. He is a member of the V&A Retail/Regional Malls Specialty Practice group.

A 15-year corporate real estate veteran, Mr. Robinson has substantial expertise in commercial real estate valuation and consultation, including regional shopping malls, high-profile government uses, Class A high-rise urban offices, industrial facilities and multi-family uses as well as lifestyle, power and strip retail centers. Mr. Robinson has also served as an expert witness on property tax appeals.

“Joining NKF’s growing V&A practice is extremely exciting,” said Robinson. “The talent that NKF has acquired for this practice has been incredibly impressive, and I look forward to leveraging my commercial real estate valuation and consultation expertise in the industry and propelling the team forward.”

“We’re thrilled to have Drew join the V&A team,” said V&A National Practice Co-Leader Helene Jacobson. “He is a proven leader given his extensive background in the valuation industry. His knowledge and experience will be a tremendous asset to the expanding V&A practice at NKF.”

Mr. Robinson joined NKF after working at CBRE, Inc for 14 years as a vice president. In this capacity, Mr. Robinson was responsible for valuing various commercial properties.

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