GLOBAL HEALTHCARE SERVICES

Chris Witcher

CHRIS WITCHER, CCIM

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

Newmark
Global Healthcare Services
chris.witcher@nmrk.com 
770.552.2478
404.583.6757

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

10+

EXPERIENCE

2011 - Present

Associate Director, Global Healthcare Services

1995-2011

Caddie, East Lake Golf Club

2007-2011

Supervisor, Jerry Dilts & Associates

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) designation, CCIM Institute

EDUCATION

Chris earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and Real Estate from Georgia State University.

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Health Care Real Estate

  • Portfolio Planning

  • Tenant Advisory

  • Development

  • Asset Monetization

  • Financial Modeling

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

As an Associate Director with Newmark’s Global Healthcare Services’ team Chris Witcher works with healthcare providers to develop and execute real estate strategies that align with the business, operational and financial goals of an organization. Chris acts as a strategic advisor to physician groups and healthcare systems, providing insights and expertise on portfolio strategy and management, market and location strategy, acquisitions and dispositions, asset monetizations, and lease and contract negotiations. He has also been involved in over 200,000 square feet of medical office development, assisting the team and his clients in all phases of the development process including strategy, site selection, deal structure, financing, design/construction team selection, leasing, and sales/marketing.

During his tenure at Newmark, Chris has developed and executed complex portfolio planning on behalf of a large healthcare system to consolidate and reduce operating costs for their real estate footprint around the country. This project encompassed over 700,000 square feet of medical space surrounding their main hospital campuses and over 50 lease and property acquisitions/dispositions. He served as the primary contact and provided market and site analysis for their ambulatory growth plan within their metropolitan area.

Chris has also overseen the portfolio management for several regional multi-location medical practices providing portfolio strategy along with execution of lease transactions, acquisitions and dispositions and sale-leasebacks.

At the beginning of career, Chris leased several REIT-owned medical office portfolios totaling more than 500,000 square feet.

Download Our
Brochure


Sign Up for Our Newsletter

COVID-19 HeaTHCARE REAL ESTATE UPDATE