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James Ficarro

Chief Operating Officer

James R. Ficarro became chief operating officer of Newmark Group, Inc. (which operates as Newmark Knight Frank) in March 2015. Mr. Ficarro is responsible for overseeing the growth and coordination of all the company’s business lines, reporting directly to the chief executive officer.

Previously, Mr. Ficarro worked at Cantor Fitzgerald and its affiliates for more than 22 years, overseeing all tax and financial planning functions. He served as executive managing director and global tax director of Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., as well as chief financial officer and chief administrative officer of BGC Real Estate. As head of financial planning and administration he was integral in establishing processes and procedures, creating efficiencies and productivity enhancements for Cantor and BGC’s back office functions and departments.

Prior to joining Cantor Fitzgerald, Mr. Ficarro worked in public accounting at Coopers & Lybrand, Kenneth Leventhal & Company, and Arthur Andersen.

Mr. Ficarro is a New York State Certified Public Accountant. He received his BS in accounting from Syracuse University.

James Ficarro
James Ficarro
Chief Operating Officer
125 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017
United States
T  212.372.2000



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