Global Lead, Total Workplace • United Kingdom
For over 35 years Katsikakis has led innovation, research and implementation of transformative workplace environments for global corporates and the visioning of exemplary real estate developments for investors worldwide.
In her role at Cushman & Wakefield, she provides input across the firm’s global business on the rapidly changing context of work and its impact on employee engagement, productivity and wellbeing and the future role of the workplace.
With these factors increasingly determining the real estate decisions of leading corporations, Katsikakis’ unrivalled insight on the future of work benefits occupier clients – as well as building landlords and investors – through repositioning commercial real estate to drive top line performance.
She is Senior Vice President of the British Council of Offices (BCO) and will be taking on the Presidency in 2023. Serves on the advisory board of Delos™, the pioneers of Wellness Real Estate and founders of the WELL Building Standard and regularly lectures, writes, and contributes to media, research and publications on the future of the workplace.
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