CoreNet Global Announces New Board Members

Apr 1, 2021 by David Harrison

The Board of Directors of CoreNet Global, the leading global association for the corporate real estate profession, announced today that it has named new board officers beginning April 1, 2021.

  • Gloria Mamwa, MCR, SLCR, Treasurer, Regional Head of Property, Africa & Middle East (AME), Standard Chartered Bank, has been named Chair Elect
  • David Chang, Global Head of Strategy, Corporate Real Estate, HSBC Global Services (Hong Kong) Limited, has been named Treasurer
  • Maria Russo-Fama, Head of Client Relations, NPM, has been named Chapter Leaders Council Chair
  • Michelle Myer, MCR.w, SLCR, V.P. Americas Real Estate, Oracle Corporation, will continue to serve as Chair

Elected to serve a three-year term:

  • Jane Muir-Sands, Vice President Global Real Estate and Operations, IBM Global Real Estate
  • Mark Nisbett, President & CEO, People, Places and Spaces, LLC
  • Jessica Pernicone, MCR, Managing Director, Solutions Development, JLL
  • Sathish Rajendren, MCR, SLCR, Chief Operating Officer - Facilities Management Services, Knight Frank (India) Pvt. Ltd. 

Board members continuing to serve:

  • Michael P. DavidsonGovernance Committee Chair, Managing Director, JP Morgan Chase
  • Alex Andel, Executive Managing Director, CBRE
  • Jeri Ballard, Executive Vice President, Real Estate, Business Service Centers and Corporate Travel, Royal Dutch Shell
  • Jon Dandurand, Director Business Development, JE Dunn Construction
  • Susan Wagner, VP Global Facilities and Real Estate, KLA Corporation

The following Board members’ terms expired March 31, 2021:

  • David Kamen, MCR.h, Immediate Past Chair, Americas Real Estate Services Leader, Business Enablement, EY
  • Martin ClarkeMCR, Vice President - Global Head of Workplace Services, Northern Trust Corporation
  • Paul Gioioso, Sr. Director Global Real Estate, Johnson & Johnson
  • Andrew Hallissey, Executive MD - EMEA Occupier Services, Colliers International Corporate Solutions Limited

About CoreNet Global
CoreNet Global is a non-profit association, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia (US), representing more than 11,000 executives in 50 countries with strategic responsibility for the real estate assets of large corporations. The organization’s mission is to advance the practice of corporate real estate through professional development opportunities, publications, research, conferences, designations and networking in 46 local chapters and networking groups globally. For more information, please visit