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​​Current Responsibilities 
Nigel Light is a Vice President and Associate Director of Cost Management for Jones Lang LaSalle’s Project and Development Services. Nigel Light began his career as a Quantity Surveyor overseas some 34 years ago and specializes in providing all facets of budget creation, cost control through the preconstruction and construction phases and eventual close out costs in a final accounting for a variety of projects in many different market segments. He brings this many years and range of experience to bear for any project type. He insists on delivery of a comprehensive understanding of the feasibility of a project to the Client as well as ensuring cost containment while ensuring best value for money. 

Nigel Light has extensive experience across the board of types of projects bringing a diverse approach to any specific market segment. He has executed cost estimating services and other related preconstruction deliverables in many formats including CSI division, Parameter or Systems estimates, Uni-format and has even specially designed templates with an Excel base in respect of Client’s particular needs. Prior to joining Jones Lang LaSalle, Nigel Light spent the second half of his seasoned career here in the Unites States working in the Construction Management industry practicing in most known delivery methods including Lump Sum General Contracting, CM at Risk, CM Agency and Design Build.

Education and Affiliations 
Nigel Light holds a Higher National Diploma for Building Surveyors from Cape Technikon, Cape Town, South Africa. He is well versed in Sustainable Construction. He is also a Certified Professional Estimator and active member of the Nutmeg Chapter 60 of the American Society or Professional Estimators.