USA: Molly O’Keefe has been promoted to principal at The Gettys Group Companies to drive strategic business initiatives for the design and development firm.
O’Keefe has been in the industry for more than 15 years, working throughout North and South America, Asia Pacific and the Caribbean. She is now the most senior member of the company’s team of female leaders and will focus on extending the group’s global reach and impact.
She says that she wants to “strategically position the company’s growth from a new viewpoint”. She said: “I derive immense joy from working with clients to find creative ways to achieve their goals and add value to their real estate projects. What The Gettys Group Companies does so well is forge genuine friendships with our business partners, which is why this has been such a cultural fit for me.”
Andrew Fay, Gettys Group president said: “Her dedication, commitment and global view, combined with her comprehensive knowledge of the real estate and hospitality industries, make her the ideal choice for this important role.”
Fay further adds that O’Keefe “is a highly respected, relationship-focused leader and a person of great integrity”. He said: “She has a heart of gold, all of which will stand her in great stead as she builds upon The Gettys Group Companies’ legacy of success, further enhances the value of our brand and champions a culture that we collectively cherish. We are so grateful for all that she has done and excited about what the future will bring.”