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JLL Hires Brian Davison in New Jersey

Davison joins firm as vice president with Consulting and Advisory Group

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., February 4, 2016 — JLL has hired Brian Davison in New Jersey to serve as a vice president with its Consulting and Advisory Group. He will provide transaction and brokerage support at all levels, as well as expand JLL’s presence throughout the Garden State. He will report to Daniel Loughlin, international director and brokerage lead in New Jersey, and Joseph Messina, executive managing director.

Davison, 41, has more than 17 years of experience in commercial real estate, with expertise in capital markets, commercial lending, asset management, project management, architecture and construction. He is skilled at managing complex transactions and using advanced financial analytics to develop strategies that meet client goals and objectives.

“Brian Davison is a terrific addition to our team here in New Jersey,” said Loughlin. “His expertise in so many real estate disciplines — finance, transactions, and architecture and construction — make him a real asset to the company.”

Prior to joining JLL, Davison served with Citigroup Global Markets Inc. for 10 years, first as a transaction manager and underwriter with its Large Loan Group and, most recently, as a director with its CMBS trading desk. In that position, he was responsible for the in-depth analysis of credit bonds tied to distressed real estate loans. Davison underwrote, executed and managed more than $3 billion in loan transactions across all property types including several loan workouts and real property dispositions.

Earlier, Davison worked as a project manager and designer with Fox & Fowle Architects, developing designs for various commercial projects, and as an assistant project manager and designer with Stelle Architects / Atlantic Collaborative Construction.

Davison earned a bachelor’s degree in architecture from Cornell University and a master’s degree in real estate finance from New York University. He is a licensed architect in the state of New York and a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional. Davison is a licensed real estate sales person in the state of New Jersey.

JLL is a leader in the northern/central New Jersey commercial real estate market, with more than 1,000 professionals and support staff providing agency leasing and property marketing, tenant representation, industrial services, strategic consulting, occupancy planning, workplace strategies, project and development services, property and facility management, and investment sales/capital markets services to New Jersey's leading corporate tenants, investors and landlords. The firm, which assists clients from three full-service offices in Parsippany, Iselin (Metropark) and East Rutherford, also acts as a local service provider for JLL’s global and national corporate clients in need of real estate assistance in New Jersey. JLL’s New Jersey operations were honored by NJBiz magazine as one of its 2015 Best Places to Work in New Jersey.

About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. A Fortune 500 company with annual fee revenue of $5.2 billion and gross revenue of $6.0 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in more than 80 countries and has a global workforce of more than 60,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters, and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2015. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $56.4 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit