University of Wisconsin–Madison

Peter Hamburger

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Peter Hamburger


Peter Hamburger (’70) is a Senior Director at Cushman & Wakefield. He has extensive experience working with local, national, and global corporations and his clients include Valley Hospital, Verint, Savvis, North Jersey Media, Penn Mutual, FMC Corporation, and STV Engineering.  Recent notable transactions include The Deal of the Year Award in 2011 for the 15 year lease of a 730,000 sf office facility for Novo Nordisk. The project created 500 new permanent jobs, and retained 1000 existing jobs in New Jersey. The adaptive re-use strategy resulted in a Silver LEED certification.  He  has completed specialized transactions in the data center sector of the market in excess of 800,000 sf for Savvis throughout the United States. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in History and was a doctoral candidate in European History.