Susan de Franca

Rank  220

President and CEO, Development Marketing Division

Douglas Elliman Real Estate

De Franca leads Douglas Elliman’s Development Marketing division as president and CEO, a position she has held since 2011. In this role, she manages over 100 in-house development staff and an $87 billion global new development portfolio.

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Evaluating Leaders

Leaders are evaluated based on the office they hold, the decision-making power associated with the office, the financial resources at their disposal, their organization’s industry significance and geographical reach, public announcements about imminent changes, their tenure and their personal influence in the industry.