Senior Research Analyst
Michael began his career in commercial real estate with Cresa in 2020 working as a Research and Financial Analyst, servicing Silicon Valley, San Francisco, and the East Bay. Michael made the switch to Colliers in 2022, focusing on research for the San Francisco Peninsula and Silicon Valley markets. Michael is experienced in a variety of skillsets including, but not limited to, proprietary database management, ad hoc deliverables, quarterly reporting, deep industry working knowledge of Office, R&D, and industrial products in the Bay Area, and financial analysis in regards to lease transactions.
Michael is a Bay Area native and has resided in San Jose his entire life.
As a Research Analyst in the Oakland office, I analyze office and industrial trends for for our brokers and clients. I write our the quarterly reports published by our office, and I ensure the accuracy in our market database.
I enjoy working with the brokers to help develop their business, and I work closely with the Oakland research team and other researchers across the region.
Prior to joining Colliers, I underwrote investments in affordable housing, edited a university publication. In my spare time, I enjoy music, movies, podcasts, and watching and playing sports.
Regional Managing Director, Bay Area
Steffen Kammerer joined Colliers as the Silicon Valley Executive Managing Director in 2021 after a successful career in tenant representation at JLL. Based in San Jose and living on the Peninsula, Steffen has a unique understanding of the market and what it takes to be successful in the Bay Area. Steffen's approach to business is similar to life - people first. With the opportunity to further differentiate Colliers by being a be servant-based leader, Steffen was quick to recognize the value he could bring to the company. In his new role, Steffen is responsible for the strategic direction and performance of Colliers Silicon Valley, including leadership of Agency Leasing and Occupier Services.
After growing up in the Bay Area and marrying his high-school sweetheart, Steffen and his wife, Danielle have two beautiful, energetic boys that keep their hearts and schedules full outside of the office. With a focus on chasing joy in life and supporting those around him, Steffen’s leadership in the Bay Area is bound to take Colliers to the next level.
Executive Managing Director
I have more than 25 years of management experience. I started in the commercial real estate industry in 2006 at CBRE and rose from a vice president for advisory and transaction services to leading the sales management program across the Asia Pacific region, and most recently serving as senior director, portfolio services, responsible for driving Enterprise Account business. I bring significant experience in client growth and business development. Prior to CBRE, I worked for well-regarded global companies such as Hilton Hotels and UBS Financial Services.