Spencer Hayes

Cushman & Wakefield  | Executive Managing Director
Austin, Texas

Leadership Position: NAIOP Austin Chapter Board
Involvement: Board Member
Chapter: NAIOP Austin

Spencer Hayes is an Executive Managing Director for Cushman & Wakefield.  He served as the C&W Managing Principal for Austin/San Antonio from 2016-2021, during which time the he led the company in growing over 350% in that time period, expanding its reach into multiple service lines.   Previously, Spencer was Co-Founder and Managing Principal at Oxford Commercial.  In 2016, after growing Oxford Commercial into a market leader for 23 years, Spencer negotiated the sale of the firm to Cushman & Wakefield.  

After stepping down from his 28 years of leadership, Spencer now handles consulting and marketing assignments for clients who require the most creative solutions for investment, development, office and tech/flex space. As one of the most active and respected commercial real estate professionals in Austin, Spencer was Oxford Commercial’s top historical production leader and was recognized multiple times as the firm’s annual top producer. Spencer has been involved in hundreds of transactions in his career, exceeding 6,000,000 square feet of leases, and sales of over 1,000,000 square feet for his clients in Austin, as well as multiple markets internationally.