David Finger - Cushman & Wakefield
David Finger

David Finger

Managing Director

Profile

David Finger leads the company’s Triangle-based capital markets practice. Over the course of his career with Cushman & Wakefield he has executed total sales of over $1 Billion for over 13 million square feet including industrial, office, flex, retail and multi-family properties. He is a licensed real estate broker in North and South Carolina and a registered professional engineer in North Carolina, and served in a dual Raleigh office leadership and Capital Markets role for nearly eight years.

Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield and its predecessor companies, David spent ten years with Highwoods Properties, a REIT, during which he held positions as Director of Investments and Weston Marketing/Project Manager. His responsibilities included asset acquisitions/dispositions, leasing, marketing,land planning, financial oversight of profit centers, zoning & land use approvals, and property association management. David sold 16 non-core properties and 235 acres of land during his tenure with Highwoods.

David Finger also has managerial experience from a Fortune 250 energy company where he held various positions with responsibilities for structural/geotechnical design, construction project management, technical litigation support, regulatory agency interface, license negotiations and internal operational auditing.

Awards & Associations

  • 2017 Power Broker Award as Top Sales Brokers for 2017
  • 2016 Triangle Business Journal Top Sales Transaction, Third Place
  • 2014 DTZ Managing Principal Culture of One Award
  • 2014 Triangle Business Journal Top Sales Transaction, First Place
  • 2012 Triangle Business Journal Top Sales Transaction, Third Place
  • 2011 Triangle Business Journal Top Sales Transaction, First Place
  • TCAR Top Sales Transaction of the Year - 2012, 2011, 2010
  • CoStar Power Broker - 2016, 2012, 2011, 2010
  • 2012 Cassidy Turley Raleigh Top Producing Broker
  • ULI Triangle Council | York Awards Committee 2016 & 2017
  • Raleigh Chamber of Commerce – Board of Advisors
  • Triangle Community Coalition - Board of Directors
  • Research Triangle Regional Partnership - Board of Directors
  • Cary Chamber of Commerce
Chairman of the Board
Executive Committee & Board of Directors
Vice-Chair Economic Development Committee
Treasurer
  • Town of Cary - Economic Development Commission
  • National Association of Industrial & Office Properties
RTP Chapter Chairman of the Board
RTP Chapter Legislative Committee
National Growth Issues Committee

Assignments

  • The Arbors; Raleigh, NC; Sale of 211,504 square foot (sf) office portfolio
  • Golden Belt; Durham, NC; Sale of 144,613 sf historic mixed-use campus
  • EastRidge & Spring Forest; Morrisville-Raleigh, NC; Sale of 635,000 sf flex office portfolio
  • Imperial Center; Durham, NC; Sale of 286,989 sf office portfolio
  • Research Tri-Center; RTP, NC; Sale of 1,534,024 sf industrial portfolio (twice)
  • Keystone Park; Durham, NC; Sale of 285,874 sf office portfolio
  • GSK; Durham, NC; Sale of 695,885 sf office/R&D buildings
  • 11000 Weston Parkway; Cary, NC; Sale of 178,300 sf office building
  • Duke Realty Raleigh Office Portfolio; Raleigh/Cary, NC; Sale of 426,815 sf
  • Keystone Technology Park Portfolio; Durham, NC; Sale of 806,157 sf R&D buildings

Team

Sara Owen
SARA OWEN 
Director


KRISTIN SARTORIUS
Financial Analyst

Clients

  • 90 North
  • Alexandria Real Estate Equities
  • Alex Brown Realty
  • American Real Estate Partners
  • American Realty Advisors
  • Binswanger Properties
  • CW Capital
  • Duke Realty
  • Equus Capital Partners
  • European Investors
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Grosvenor Investment Management
  • Guggenheim
  • Highwoods Properties
  • Hudson Advisors
  • Northwood Investors
  • Principal Real Estate
  • Scientific Properties
  • SunTrust Bank
  • The Simpson Organization
  • Wells Fargo