CIEE Portfolio
Various Sites, Worldwide

DBI has served as Program Manager for the Council on International Educational Exchange since 2013. CIEE is the oldest and largest nonprofit study abroad and intercultural exchange organization in the U.S. Over the course of our engagement, DBI has overseen the construction and asset management of the non-profit’s administrative offices in Boston and Portland, developed academic campuses in Europe and Latin America and oversees their global real estate portfolio in over 40 countries.

Additionally, DBI is CIEE’s asset manager across their entire international portfolio. In this role, DBI strategically analyzed each of their 80+ assets, in over 40 countries across the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia, identifying opportunities for optimization including leading lease negotiations, asset consolidation, expansion or contraction, asset dispositioning, and capital improvements.