Stephen Ansani

Professional Expertise

Stephen Ansani is a Senior Associate with the Cushman & Wakefield Retail Services Group in Chicago, Illinois and has more than six years of diverse real estate experience in leasing, valuation consulting, site selection, negotiation and acquisition.

Since joining Cushman & Wakefield in 2015, Mr. Ansani has focused on both Product and Tenant Representation concentrating primarily on urban Chicago and the near surrounding suburbs.

Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Ansani spent four years at Mid-America Real Estate specializing in Urban Product and tenant Representation. Prior to Mid-America Real Estate Mr. Ansani was a Commercial Real Estate Appraiser with Gibbons & Sidhu, Ltd. In this role Mr. Ansani performed valuation estimates of commercial, industrial, office and additional income producing properties. Throughout his time as a Commercial Real Estate Appraiser he completed consultations and valuation estimates for high-profile clients such as: Bank of America, City of Chicago, Parkway Bank & Trust as well as a number of Private Real Estate Investment Trusts.

Clients Served

JMB Realty, Newcastle Limited, L3 Capital, Meyer Bergman, R2 Companies, Shapack Partners, JAB Real Estate, AT&T

Major Transactions

  • Amazon – Southport
  • Tesla – Gold Coast
  • Aritzia – Gold Coast

Professional Affiliations

  • Member: International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

Community Leadership

  • St. Ignatius Alumni Basketball Board


  • B.A. – Miami University, Ohio
  • St. Ignatius College Prep