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Bill Dougherty


Bill is an Executive Vice President in the Data Center Solutions group. He has distinguished himself over the past two decades as the leader in global data center transactions and has worked for many of the most important technology companies.

In 2010, Bill partnered with Sean Ivery in establishing the leading data center team in the Western U.S. This team now includes five members and moved its practice to CBRE in 2015. 

Bill has completed more than 3.9 million square feet of data center transactions worldwide representing more than 300 MW of critical IT load. He is an expert in negotiating the technical infrastructure and operating rights required for these specialized facilities and has completed many of the largest greenfield and redevelopment data center site acquisitions, data center sale dispositions, and acquisition of many leased wholesale and colocation facilities.

Bill graduated from the University of California Berkeley