CBRE Executive Joins UH Hines College Leadership Council

Del’Ve is first to bring product design industry experience to the council

The University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design is excited to welcome Robert Del’Ve to the College’s Leadership Council.  The advisory group is comprised of leaders in architecture, design, commercial real estate, and construction with the purpose of creating stronger industry connections and advancing the college’s strategic vision.


Robert Del’Ve, AIA
Managing Director of Project Management - Houston

Robert Del’Ve is the Managing Director of Project Management (PJM) at CBRE in Houston, where he has been a leader in CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions business since 2016.  Del’Ve is responsible for managing all facets of PJM business for the Houston market, including corporate interiors, investor-directed assets, and move management. He oversees a team of 12 project managers with a focus on growing the team and associated capabilities serving CBRE’s clients in the greater Houston market. 

Previously, Del’Ve was Director of Strategic Sourcing and Global FM Lead for Global Workplace Solutions with a focus on California, Colorado, and Arizona. Before that, he was Senior Vice President for BMW where he led the American Design Studio’s marketing, operations, product design, transportation design, and graphic design.  Earlier in his career, Del’ve held a leadership role with the Kohler Company overseeing the design production, showroom, and hospitality facilities. 

In addition to being a licensed architect, Del’Ve has a Master of Business Administration degree from California Lutheran University and a Bachelor of Business degree from Ferris State University.