Robert Cavaiola


Professional Expertise

Robert Cavaiola joined Savills in 1996 and is the managing principal of the Southern California Media Services Group. As senior managing director, Robert focuses on providing global services to a broad array of entertainment, media and technology and advertising-related companies, as well as financial and professional service entities. His hands-on experience and broad understanding of venture capital / private equity, entertainment, media and technology industries make him a valuable member of this special services team.

Robert serves as the core delivery team’s principal and is responsible for managing the real estate process and negotiating from the pre-transactional stages through construction and move-in. He is also accountable for overall market strategy, drafting and negotiating proposals, financial analyses, and design/construction management throughout the real estate process.

Robert provides a variety of real estate services including tenant representation, sublease disposition, lease and financial analysis, strategic planning, operating expense audits, facility design, project/construction management and capital market advisory. As a professional, he has been frequently quoted in the Los Angeles Business Journal, Los Angeles Times and various trade magazines such as Variety, Hollywood Reporter, Screen, Shoot and Advertising Age.

Direct Number

+1 310 444 1009



Los Angeles (West)

Office Number

+1 310 444 1000


  • University of California, Los Angeles, Bachelor of Science, Business, Real Estate and Spanish 


  • BuzzFeed
  • InterActive Corp. 
  • Ignited / Fast Company CoLabs 
  • World Poker Tour / Our Game / eSports 
  • Framestore 
  • A24 Films 
  • Bartle Bogle Hegarty 


  • Technology, Advertising, Media & Information (TAMI) 
  • Financial Services 
  • Professional Services 

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