As of 2021, Ruth is the managing director of our Quebec operation. Known for building strong relationships with clients and colleagues alike, Ruth has a deep understanding of corporate strategy, client diagnostics, portfolio and workplace strategy, location analyses, master planning, and land use. Over her 20 years’ of commercial real estate experience in the US, UK and Canada, Ruth has gained expertise as an urban planner, an analyst and consultant, and a strategist.
Since 2015, Ruth has led CBRE Canada’s Client Solutions team. As a centralized point of contact for senior leadership from all CBRE lines of business, Ruth has combined CBRE platform and local market expertise to develop strategic real estate recommendations for occupier and investor clients. Moreover, in 2019 Ruth launched CBRE’s Canadian Client Care program to offer enhanced and consistent service to investor leasing clients across the country.
She has been active with clients including TD Bank, Slate, the YMCA, RBC, Boehringer Ingelheim, WPP, ICBC, PWGSC, Bank of Canada and the City of Burlington.
Beyond the business of real estate, Ruth has created momentum in CBRE’s Women’s Network, supports industry outreach and thought leadership, co-chaired the Urban Land Institute Toronto’s Sponsorship Committee and served as a member of the Board of the Children's Book Bank in Toronto.