Thomas Duchêne has joined Cushman & Wakefield France as Commercial Director of the Retail Department.
As part of his new responsibilities, Thomas Duchêne will manage the Retail Department, composed of 15 professionals, alongside Christian Dubois, Managing Director of Cushman & Wakefield France. As Commercial Director of the Retail Department, he will develop Cushman & Wakefield’s market shares and, in collaboration with the national and international teams at Cushman & Wakefield, work with national retailers on lettings and expansions.
A graduate of IGEM Paris (Institut de Gestion Economique & de Merchandising), Thomas Duchêne, 51, began his career in 1985 at France Construction (Bouygues), as Program Manager. After being Development Director for Dumez Immobilier and then for Midas, Flo and Yum brands (KFC), he rejoined the Flo Group as Real Estate & Development Director. Before joining Cushman & Wakefield, Thomas Duchêne was Development & Investment Director at CDP/City since 2010.