Simon Davis joined Newmark Global Corporate Services in 2019 as an executive managing director with the Technology Solutions team. Based in Phoenix, Mr. Davis is responsible for global technology business development with a focus on new logo acquisition. He specializes in helping tenants identify the optimal technology solutions that they need in order to manage complex and diverse portfolios and service lines, including facility management, space management, project management, lease administration, transaction management, sustainability and workplace management.
Mr. Davis is a recognized thought leader in real estate technology with nearly 20 years of related experience. He currently teaches the technology classes offered by CoreNet Global’s Master of Corporate Real Estate professional designation program, serves as faculty on the program’s workplace strategy electives and assists CoreNet Global chapters across the Americas with developing technology symposiums. Mr. Davis also serves as event chair and strategic advisor to the International Facility Management Association’s (IFMA’s) IT community.
Prior to Newmark, Mr. Davis worked for leading technology solutions, including experts in machine learning/virtual reality-driven design, workplace and space optimization, integrated workplace management system (IWMS) consulting and IWMS software.
Partial Client List
- CoreNet Top Faculty, 2017 and 2018
CoreNet Global Arizona Chapter
- President, April 2017 - April 2019
- Vice president, October 2016 - April 2017
- Communications chair, April 2016 - October 2016
- Ambassador, Special Operations Forces Support Foundation, 2018-present
Mr. Davis earned a Master of Science (MSc) degree in business with IT from the University of Salford and a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) degree from Southampton Law School at the University of Southampton.