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JLL’s Pittsburgh Office Expands Portfolio Services Team with New VP

David Thor brings more than 20 years of real estate and portfolio management expertise to JLL

PITTSBURGH, March 23, 2017 – JLL is pleased to announce the hire of David Thor for its Pittsburgh Portfolio Services team. With more than 20 years of professional services experience, Thor, joins JLL as vice president, and will work with Nick Jacobs, Director of Portfolio Services. 

"David is known throughout the market for his work ethic and integrity, so he was a natural fit for our firm," said Dan Adamski, Managing Director, JLL Pittsburgh. "Correspondingly, he recognized that only JLL offered him the ability to take his already established career to the next level at a global Fortune 500 company. David's addition further strengthens JLL's position as Pittsburgh's largest commercial real estate firm."

Thor's hire comes at an ideal time as JLL's Portfolio Services continues to acquire larger corporate clients. Thor has extensive experience managing relationships and negotiating transactions on behalf of mid-cap and Fortune 500 companies, including First National Bank."

"Pittsburgh is being recognized globally for innovation and talent," said Thor. "It's attracting new developments and commitments from large corporate businesses around the world. JLL has a strong global reputation and vast resources that I look forward to leveraging in my work with those businesses."

Thor grew up in Pittsburgh and earned his Bachelor of Science from Indiana University's Kelly School of Business. He is a LEED accredited professional and holds the designation of Master of Corporate Real Estate (MCR). He has been actively involved with Habitat for Humanity since 2005, serves on the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden's Board of Directors, and is a Founding Trustee of Awesome Pittsburgh. 

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About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At year-end 2016, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 77,000. As of December 31, 2016, LaSalle Investment Management has $60.1 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit