Executive Vice President
ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
In his 12 years at Cushman & Wakefield, Erik Langburt has developed a unique expertise of translating business strategy into real estate solutions for his clients.
Along with his partner, Lloyd P. Cooper, they lead a team of eight professionals who manage a sophisticated full-service practice, with a sharp focus on office leasing, acquisitions and dispositions. The team believes that integrating organizational culture into real estate decisions can enable high level business performance and, when properly executed, serve to differentiate smart companies from their competition. The team is known for their creativity, which they apply to all aspects of their data-driven practice
Erik is most passionate about, and primarily involved in, transactions in the tech, AI, coworking, fintech and media industries. To date, Erik has been personally involved in over 700 commercial real estate transactions including office portfolio optimizations, sale-leasebacks and build-to-suit LEED developments. Since 2016 alone, Erik has concluded over 250 transactions totaling over 10M square feet and with a transaction value exceeding $1B.
EDUCATION, MEMBERSHIP & AWARDS
Erik is a Top 10 Canadian performer for Cushman & Wakefield. Earlier in his career he was also the recipient of Cushman and Wakefield’s Rookie of the Year award in 2008, and the Emerging Broker of Distinction in 2012.
Erik holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University with concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurship as well as an MBA from Queen’s University with a focus on Corporate Strategy. In 2013, Erik became a LEED Green Associate and in 2017 obtained his Master’s in Corporate Real Estate (MCR) designation from Corenet Global.
Erik is Chairman of the Jewish Chamber of Commerce and will serve as the GenMTL Campaign Chair for CJA’s 2020 campaign. He was previously a member of the Board of Directors at Camp B’Nai Brith as well as a member on the executive committee for Corenet Global’s Eastern Canadian Chapter.
Within C&W, Erik is actively involved with the Tech Practice Group, the Tenant Advisory Group and was the Quebec chapter president for the C&W Future Leaders program from 2012 to 2014.