09/30/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/30/2020 07:03
CBRE Group, Inc. today announced that Elizabeth Atlee, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, hasbeen recognized as one of the 50 Most Powerful Latinas by the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA). This is the second year in a row she has earned a place on this exclusive list. Ms. Atlee is also receiving a Professional Achievement Award from the Mexican American Bar Foundation (MABF).
As Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Ms. Atlee provides leadership, oversight and direction to ensure CBRE conducts business with the highest of ethical standards and complies fully with all legal and regulatory obligations across the globe. She also oversees CBRE's Global Data Protection and Privacy Program, which ensures compliance with domestic and international privacy regulations.
Additionally, Ms. Atlee is executive sponsor of CBRE's employee network group HOLA-Hispanics Organized to Leverage our Advantage-and is a member of CBRE's Executive Inclusion Council. She also serves as Treasurer and board member of HOPE, Hispanas Organized for Political Equality.'Liz is a great role model for our people at CBRE and the broader Latino community,'says Tim Dismond, CBRE's Chief Diversity Officer.'She enthusiastically mentors others and is an influential leader who is helping to drive a more diverse and inclusive work culture. We are very proud of Liz and the well-deserved recognition from both the ALPFA and the MABF.'
'I am honored and humbled to be recognized by not one, but two influential Latino organizations,' Ms. Atlee said. 'Through my participation in these organizations I intend to introduce Hispanics to the tremendous opportunities afforded people in the commercial real estate industry. Growing and developing a culture of diversity and inclusion in our workplace is a passion of mine and I look forward to all we can accomplish together at CBRE.'
HOLA supports CBRE's Hispanic and Latino professionals globally by providing opportunities for members to develop their business and career. The group started in 2012 and has grown to nearly 850 members and 20 active chapters.
Ms. Atlee is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Southern California Gould School of Law.