IDS Toronto - Interior Design Show

JANUARY 23-26, 2025

Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building

Katya Shabanova
Senior Vice President, Office Leasing at Cushman & Wakefield


Katya joined the Toronto Central Office Leasing division at Cushman & Wakefield in 2013. She started her career as a Financial Analyst in the Research and Finance Group, gaining experience in market research, financial evaluations, and statistical analysis of the Toronto Central market.

In her current role, Katya specializes in tenant representation, lease renewals, office relocations, national portfolio optimization and strategic acquisitions/dispositions. Her attention to detail, business awareness, and hands-on strategic consulting approach allow her to provide valuable real estate services while building long-term client relationships.

Katya has been named one of C&W’s top 50 producers in GTA and across Canada in 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2022 and qualified for the President’s Round Table award in the above years. She was also awarded SIOR Young Professional of the Year award in 2017 based on her transactional experience, industry reputation and community involvement.

Agenda Sessions

  • T08: A Balanced Perspective for Choosing a New Workplace