Bill Concannon has been appointed global group president for clients and business partners. Previously he held the position of global CEO for global workplace solutions The change in his position will allow the company to prepare for his intended retirement. Prior to joining CBRE, Bill held the position of vice chairman of Trammell Crow Company. In 1991, he was named president and CEO of Trammell Crow Corporate Services. He served on the Board of Directors of Trammell Crow Company from 1991 until 2006. He also served on the board of directors of Savills from 2000 to 2006. Bill began his career with United Technologies before joining Trammell Crow Company.