CA RE License #02069983
IL RE License #475160593
Kris Sorenson is a manager with Newmark Knight Frank’s Global Corporate Services practice. She is currently serving as the global transaction manager for Seagate Technology and as the EMEA regional lead for CA Technologies/Broadcom Inc. Ms. Sorenson has a solid track record of reducing occupancy costs and managing corporate real estate portfolios through strategic planning, lease and contract negotiations and financial analysis. Her broad range of experience has allowed her to help clients navigate the entire real estate process, from acquisition to renovation to disposition.
Ms. Sorenson joined Newmark Knight Frank’s Downtown Chicago office as an account specialist in 2014. She was assigned to the global portfolios of numerous companies, including Dow Chemical Company, HERE Technologies and The Nielsen Company. Ms. Sorenson focused on assisting with transactions and administration services, particularly in the Asia Pacific, Middle East/Africa and European regions. She also oversaw the development of other account specialists by creating a training platform for new incoming personnel.
Prior to Newmark Knight Frank, Ms. Sorenson worked in property management at CBRE, where she assisted with building operations for Boeing’s corporate headquarters in Downtown Chicago.
- Emerging Leader of the Year, Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Chicago, 2014
- Reginald L. Ollie Inclusion & Outreach Scholarship, BOMA Chicago, 2013
Licenses and Designations
- Real Property Administrator (RPA®) Designation, Building Owners and managers Institute (BOMI) International
- Licensed real estate broker, states of California and Illinois
Ms. Sorenson is a graduate of Bradley University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business management and administration.