Paula Schaefer

Senior Vice President

Clarion Partners, LLC


Paula Schaefer has been a senior vice president at Clarion Partners, LLC since 2013. Prior to joining Clarion Partners, Schaefer was chief operating officer of Christie’s International Real Estate. Before that, Schaefer was a managing director at Morgan Stanley Real Estate where she worked from 1995-2010. Also, Schaefer has held asset management and acquisitions roles at Reichmann International, The Yarmouth Group, and Cadillac Fairview Shopping Centers. Schaefer has been an adjunct professor of real estate at Columbia University and is currently vice president of New York Women Executives in Real Estate (WX). She has an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University.