CBRE Acquires Romonet Limited
by Josh Anderson
LOS ANGELES — CBRE Group, has acquired the assets of Romonet Limited, a leading advanced analytics software company which provides technology and consulting services for large global data center operators. Romonet’s team of professionals will join CBRE as part of the acquisition.
Romonet uses a patented cloud-based technology to unlock efficiencies and increase capacity at data centers. Romonet will be integrated into CBRE’s global Data Center Solutions offering. Romonet is based in the UK and serves clients across the globe. The company was founded in 2008 by data center technology pioneers Zahl Limbuwala and Liam Newcombe.
“Romonet adds complementary market-leading solutions to our existing platform and will help us to deliver highly differentiated outcomes for our clients across the globe,” said John Dunstan, President of Data Center Solutions at CBRE in an official press release by his firm.
“The data center market continues to rapidly evolve and scale, and automation is increasingly critical. Joining CBRE’s leading global data centers team will allow us to provide worldwide support and capability for our clients,” added Mr. Limbuwala, Co-founder of Romonet:
“We are not only excited about Romonet’s technology, which will add to our market differentiation, but also the phenomenal talent that will join CBRE,” said Sandeep Davé, Chief Digital and Technology Officer for CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions business.
CBRE is the leading service provider to data center owners, occupiers, and investors, including consulting services, advisory and transaction services, project management, and integrated data center operations. CBRE manages more than 800 data centers around the world.
About CBRE Group, Inc.: CBRE Group, Inc., a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2017 revenue). The company has more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate investors and occupiers through approximately 450 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.