Jeff Weidenborner

Jeff Weidenborner

Executive Managing Director, Occupier Services
Savills Studley - New York
+1 212 326 8682

Service Specialities

Professional Expertise

Jeff joined Savills Studley in 2014 as an Executive Managing Director based in New York, leading business development for the Occupier Services group. With nearly 20 years of experience in strategic consulting and brokerage, he has honed his expertise in developing and managing customized account relationships with global occupiers. In addition, Jeff has extensive international experience and speaks Mandarin, having worked in Greater China for over ten years.

Jeff comes to Savills Studley from Colliers International, where he was responsible for the overall sales strategy for Corporate Solutions. Jeff got his start in corporate real estate services in Los Angeles as a Director at United Systems Integrators (USI). He then successfully led Cushman & Wakefield’s Beijing tenant representation team and was promoted to lead the Occupier Services line of business in China. Next, Jeff founded Sienna Commercial Qingdao Realty Advisors, the first foreign‐owned and operated commercial real estate consulting business in Qingdao, which was profitable in its first year and later acquired by Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL). He stayed on as Managing Director and grew JLL Qingdao into a full-service office before moving to New York and managing business development for JLL in the New York Tri‐State region. Prior to joining Colliers, Jeff served as the Vice President of Global Real Estate Services at Johnson Controls (JCI). Jeff is a licensed broker in both New York and New Jersey.

Activities & Achievements

Jeff has been a member of CoreNet Global since 2004 where he earned the MCR and SLCR designations. He has served on various local chapter committees and has been a speaker at CoreNet Global and other industry events. He is also a member of the IAMC and is a CCIM candidate.


Roanoke College, B.A., International Relations

Beijing Language and Culture University, Mandarin Chinese


Meet Jeff's Team

Ann Duncan
Executive Vice President, Head of Occupier Services, Director


Jess Johnson
Head of Cross-Border Transactions - Americas

Kim Esposito

Kim Esposito
Senior Managing Director

Mike Griffin

Mike Griffin
Senior Managing Director, Transaction Management


Michelle Turner
Corporate Managing Director, Occupier Services


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