Darren Michael Smith

I have been with CBRE for 16 years and during this time I have held various leadership positions and most recently as the Managing Director for the National Accounts Division within CBRE Global Workplace Solutions and responsible for a team of over 700 people that successfully delivers over 85 contracts across the whole of UK.

I have full responsibility for the day to day operation of the entire Division which serves various customers in education, finance, legal, utilities, entertainment and conferencing through to commercial and healthcare. The portfolio has a turnover in excess of £204 million PA, with 20% growth year on year.


Managing Director, CBRE, 2020 – present
Executive Director, CBRE, 2018 – 2020
Business Unit Director, CBRE 2009- 2017
Account Director, Norland, 2008-2009
Area General Manager, Norland, 2006 – 2008