Jesse Gundersheim

Executive Director, Technology Sector
Global Services

Jesse is our global AVANT leader for the technology industry. He is our in-house tech industry expert, driving unique reporting, analysis and forecasting of the sector. Jesse also leverages his knowledge across the sector to be our data and technology product lead for AVANT. Jesse also serves as our lead digital client development strategist in partnership with our high-growth technology practice group to grow our business with occupiers and investors in tech. In short, Jesse partners with Avison Young’s market teams and clients globally to guide them and deepen their understanding of how economic, demographic, and a myriad of other location-specific conditions are likely impact internal operations and real estate dynamics via data-centric and digital formats. Jesse is based in California, splitting his time between the San Francisco and San Diego offices.

Prior to joining Avison Young in 2021, Jesse served as a Senior Director of Market Analytics covering Northern California for CoStar Group, where he advised investors and lenders on market conditions in order to minimize risk and maximize returns. Previously, he led Bay Area market research departments for DTZ (Cushman & Wakefield), Savills and Grubb & Ellis. 

Jesse regularly speaks at industry events to discuss his findings, and has been quoted in the San Francisco Chronicle, Business Times, Bloomberg, and the Wall Street Journal. He was raised in the Bay Area and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance from the University of Arizona in Tucson.