CIO, Head of Client Technology, Savills
As Chief Information Officer and Head of Client Technologies, Patrick McGrath works across departments to deploy best-in-class systems to integrate and capture key data flows that give the Savills brokerage teams the edge they need to compete in the rapidly changing real estate industry.
Patrick’s extensive training in economics, technology, corporate finance, corporate valuation and quantitative analysis enables him to rigorously analyze the array of complicated financial and organizational needs of Savills global clients. Patrick specializes in financial transactions, developing robust statistical forecasts and models, as well as distilling meaningful trends from large data sets.
Patrick joined Savills in the San Francisco office in 2002 as a market and financial analyst following his graduation from Emory University and then moved to the Philadelphia office in 2003 as an associate. After completing his MBA in Finance at the Wharton School of Business, Patrick joined the corporate headquarters team in New York, where he has had a hybrid role of executing commercial real estate transactions in conjunction with developing company-wide thought leadership, global best practices and the growth of Savills global corporate real estate services platform.