Austin, Texas

TCC Promotes Adam Nims to Managing Director in Austin

He will continue to oversee all projects throughout Austin and Central Texas, new business pursuits, finance and overall day-to-day operations

January 17, 2018


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Trammell Crow Company has promoted Adam Nims to Managing Director. In this role as head of the firm’s Austin office, he will continue to oversee all development and acquisition projects throughout Austin and Central Texas, new business pursuits, finance and overall day-to-day operations.

“Since relocating from Dallas to oversee our Austin operations in 2011, Adam’s leadership has positioned TCC as one of the leading commercial developers in the Austin market,” said Adam Saphier, President-Central Operations for TCC. “His commitment to sourcing and executing best-in-class projects is evident in his work every day and continues to strengthen TCC’s relationships with our partners and the local Austin community.” 
Nims previously served as a Principal. He joined TCC in 2007 and he has been involved in a wide range of product types including urban mixed-use, high rise office, high rise residential, transit-oriented development, suburban office, healthcare and industrial, most notably leading the execution of TCC’s agreement with the City of Austin to redevelop the former Thomas Green Water Treatment Plant in downtown Austin. He has over 15 years of industry experience in varied aspects of commercial real estate including construction management, development management, marketing, valuation and finance.  
Nims is a board member of the Downtown Austin Alliance and the Real Estate Council of Austin. He earned his MBA from Harvard University and his undergraduate degree from Texas Tech University.

Trammell Crow Company

Trammell Crow Company (TCC) is a global commercial real estate developer and wholly-owned subsidiary of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas. Founded in 1948, TCC has developed or acquired nearly 2,900 buildings valued at $75 billion and over 655 million square feet. As of December 31, 2023, TCC had $15.8 billion of projects in process and $13.3 billion in its pipeline. It employs 650 professionals in 26 major cities throughout the United States and Europe. The company serves users of and investors in office, industrial/logistics, healthcare, life sciences and mixed-use projects, as well as multi-family residential through its operating subsidiary High Street Residential. For more information visit