Kris Knapstein


Professional Expertise

Kris manages portfolio strategy and executes office and industrial transactions for a global roster of clients from a diverse range of industries.

Kris began his commercial real estate career as a Transaction Manager at Cushman & Wakefield in 2004. In his 13 years at the firm, Kris developed significant experience working with industrial, office and retail portfolios. He has overseen the management of key client relationships, as well as reporting, resource allocation, service line integration and delivery. Kris has served an extensive roster of clients including 7- Eleven, Inc., AZZ, Inc., Benjamin Moore & Co., FastSigns International, The UPS Store, FleetPride, PrimeLending and Western Specialty Contractors.

Awards, Achievements and Activities

Kris has been recognized as a CoStar Power Broker and was named to the St. Louis Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 list in 2012. He received the Webster University Outstanding Alumnus Award in 2013.

Kris has volunteered for multiple philanthropic organizations, including Ronald McDonald House, Habitat for Humanity and the ALS Association-St. Louis Regional Chapter, where he served on the Board of Directors and as Golf Tournament Co- Chair. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the ALS Association Texas Chapter.

Direct Number

+1 972 739 2211




Office Number

+1 972 739 2200


  • Webster University, Bachelor of Arts, Marketing and Public Communication 

  • Saint Louis University, MBA


  • 7-Eleven, Inc. 
  • Benjamin Moore & Co. 
  • FastSigns International 
  • The UPS Store

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