Shawn Novak joined CBRE in its downtown Chicago office.
As a vice president within CBRE's data center solutions group, Novak will lead the consulting engagements nationwide for organizations requiring data center mission critical facilities strategies and solutions.
Prior to joining CBRE, Novak worked as a managing director at the 451 Group within the company's digital infrastructure planning advisors. He also served as a principal consultant at Uptime Institute, a sister company of the 451 Group, where he led global data center strategies.
CBRE's data center solutions group is a broad range advisory service that assists organizations with acquisitions and dispositions of technical real estate. It is the only globally integrated data center real estate practice in the world.