James M. Underhill

Chief Executive Officer

Jim Underhill leads Cresa as its Chief Executive Officer. He is charged with expanding its global footprint, continuing the growth of the firm's global portfolio services, and continuing investment in its consulting and advisory practices. He is passionate about the firm's focus on client advocacy and the partnerships the firm has built internally, with clients and in the community.


1800 M Street NW
Suite 300 N
Washington, DC 20036


Téléphone fixe

M.B.A., Harvard Business School

B.S., Business & Accounting, Washington & Lee University

Board Member/Chairman, Junior Achievement
Board Member/Vice Chairman, The Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts
Board Member, Neediest Kids
Board Member, National Rehabilitation Hospital
Board Member, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Member, Young Presidents Organization
Finalist, Ernst Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
June 7, 2020

When the Office Is Like a Biohazard Lab

Now that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommended sweeping changes to American offices, companies around the country are preparing elaborate new routines intended to keep their employees healthy. But some of these measures have practical limitations, says Cresa CEO Jim Underhill.