Since joining Savills in 2008, Gabe has been an integral member of the firm’s New York office while negotiating lease transactions totaling over 2 million square feet. Among his repertoire of abilities, Gabe specializes in market expertise and research, space identification, deal structuring and negotiating, new business development and financial analysis and forecasting. From new leases and subleases to relocations and renewals, Gabe can also assist companies in a variety of transaction types. In addition to Gabe’s broad range of transaction experience and skills, his attention to detail and commitment to excellence are integral to his philosophy of client service.
Gabe initiated and led the brokerage team in completing MongoDB’s 63,722 square- foot headquarters relocation and subsequent expansions in the former New York Times building. In addition, Gabe has represented noteworthy companies across a number of industries throughout Manhattan including Rubenstein Associate’s 68,432 square-foot relocation to Worldwide Plaza, Pillsbury Winthrop’s 90,000 square-foot relocation to 31 West 52nd Street, Direct Brand’s 113,000 square-foot disposition at One Penn Plaza, Ralph Lauren’s 350,000 square-foot expansion at Starrett Lehigh Building, WisdomTree’s 37,923 square-foot relocation to 245 Park Avenue and Major League Baseball Players Association’s 21,762 square-foot early lease restructure at Tower 49.
Awards, Achievements and Activities
Along with his family, Gabe helped to establish The Judah Marans Memorial Fund in honor of his brother, which raises funds to create and maintain the Judah Marans Music and Art Center at Yavneh Academy. He also serves as chairman of the board of the NYU Bronfman Center and is active with UJA-Federation of New York.
In March 2015, Gabe was named the Real Estate Board of New York’s ‘Most Promising Commercial Salesperson of the Year’ – an award which recognizes current and potential professional achievement, as well as high moral character and ethical professional behavior. He is consistently recognized as an industry ‘Power Player’ by Commercial Observer and often provides thoughtful content as a featured columnist to multiple publications.
New York University, Bachelor of Science, summa cum laude
- Polo Ralph Lauren
- Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
- Technology, Advertising, Media & Information (TAMI)
- Financial Services
- Luxury Brands