Global Thematic Partners, a spinoff of Deutsche Asset Management, signed the first lease at the newly renovated 681 Fifth Avenue. The firm will occupy 5,835 square feet, the entire 12th floor of the 18-story property owned by Metropole Realty Advisors. Tommy Hilfiger occupies the bottom six stories of the building.
Mitchell Konsker, Matthew Astrachan, Robert Gallucci and Scott Silverstein of Cushman & Wakefield represented the landlord. Michael Movshovich of CB Richard Ellis represented the tenant.