John C. Santora

John C. Santora

Kathryn Krause Rooney Esq.

John Santora is a member of both the RUMC Board of Trustees and the hospital’s Foundation Board of Directors.

John C. Santora is Chief Executive Officer of Cushman & Wakefield’s Corporate Occupier & Investor Services group and a member of the firm’s senior 
governing body, the Cushman & Wakefield Board of Directors. A 38-year 
veteran of the firm, Mr. Santora’s previous roles included CEO of the Americas and Global Chief Operating Officer. One of the industry’s most experienced commercial real estate executives, he oversees the company’s largest global 
business unit and is responsible for the organizational vision of the group which employs nearly 8,000 professionals and manages more than 800 million square feet of commercial property on a global scale.


Mr. Santora is a quoted authority on commercial real estate issues and has been featured in The New York TimesThe Wall Street Journal and Crain’s New York Business. A fellow of the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, he also serves as Chairman of the Realty Advisory Board. Mr. Santora has been recognized for his charitable activities by United Way (2008 Community Quarterback Award), FDNY Foundation (2007 Fire Commissioner’s Humanitarian Award) and the Boy Scouts of America (2006 REBNY Good Scout Award).