Jones Lang LaSalle has announced the appointment of John Stephen as Chairman of its English business, a new position for the firm. West End specialist Stephen will focus on improving client relationships and strengthening JLL’s English interests.
In addition, he will continue to advise occupiers and investors in the West End market and help LaSalle Investment Management develop its London office investment vehicle.
Commenting on his appointment, Stephen said “We shall continue to focus on key clients and to grow the business with tomorrow’s winners. We must ensure that we have the right people with the necessary skills to serve our clients’ current and future needs.”
Alastair Hughes, Managing Director of JLL England, said: “John has extensive knowledge gained from working in the UK and overseas. His ideas, experience and ability to take the long view and will be invaluable.”
Source: Freeman / Property Week