Thomas Lee Joins TCC's Capital Markets Group

NEW YORK, NY – July 12, 2017 – Trammell Crow Company (TCC) is pleased to announce that Thomas Lee has re-joined the company as a Vice President within the firm’s Capital Markets Group. In this role, Lee will be responsible for company-wide coordination on capital raises for new deals, inter-company and external client communication, and sourcing new capital partners. He will be located in New York City, NY.

“We welcome Tommy to the Capital Markets team and back to Trammell Crow Company,” said Adam Saphier​, President, Central Operations and Capital Markets. “During his time previously spent at TCC, he equipped the Houston team with critical intelligence to make the best decisions for the Company and for our clients. We are excited to bring his talents to the national level, where he can serve TCC’s developers and executives throughout the country as well as work with our existing capital partners and create relationships with new ones.”

Lee brings more than seven years of industry experience, most recently serving as a Manager at Boston Properties, where he sourced and managed direct value-add acquisitions and ground-up development opportunities in the New York and New Jersey region. Prior to that, he served as a Senior Associate with TCC’s Houston Business Unit where he assisted in the development of more than 2 million square feet for office projects Noble Energy Center II and Energy Center Three, Four and Five. 

TCC’s centralized Capital Markets Group has a strong roster of strategic partnerships, including 28 institutional equity capital partners consisting of life insurance companies, private real estate equity funds, and investment advisors representing commingled funds and separate accounts. The team also collaborates with many leading debt sources including multi-national, national, regional and local commercial banks, life insurance companies and investment banks, including more than 20 active lender partnerships. 

Lee holds both a master’s degree in Real Estate Finance and Development and a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Georgetown University. He also plays an active role in the local community, serving as NAIOP New York City Chapter Treasurer, Executive Board Member and National Developing Leaders Forum Member.

About Trammell Crow Company
Trammell Crow Company (TCC), founded in 1948, is one of the nation’s leading developers and investors in commercial real estate. The Company has developed or acquired more than 2,600 buildings valued at more than $60 billion and over 565 million square feet. As of March 31, 2017, TCC had $5.1 billion of projects in process and $5.9 billion in its pipeline.

Trammell Crow Company’s teams are dedicated to building value for its clients with professionals in 16 major cities throughout the United States. The company serves users of and investors in office, industrial, retail, healthcare, multi-family residential, through its operating subsidiary High Street Residential and mixed use projects. For those who occupy real estate, TCC can execute the development or acquisition of facilities tailored to meet its clients’ needs. For investor clients, the company specializes in joint venture speculative development, acquisition/re-development ventures, build-to-suit development or providing incentive-based fee development services.

TCC is an independently operated subsidiary of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, and the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2016 revenue). For more information visit