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+1 206 607 1722
Rob Nielsen has exclusively represented locally headquartered office tenants in lease
renewals, expansions and relocations for more than ten years. He specializes in working
with companies that have a portfolio of leased or owned offices, and has opened offices
for clients in eight different states. His extensive experience representing tech companies,
financial institutions, and other professional service firms has made him one of the most
highly recommended tenant rep brokers in Seattle.
Before joining JLL in 2008, Rob represented tenants as a broker at Grubb & Ellis and
spent three years in a privately held investment management firm specializing in
commercial real estate development.
Rob’s accomplishments include co-authoring the Routledge published business book
Leading with Humility. His extensive research and thought leadership on the topic has
been cited in over 100 peer-reviewed journals and text books,and he’s been quoted in
Fast Company, The Huffington Post and Psychology Today on the subject. Rob supports
many local philanthropic organizations, illustrated by his 10 years of not-for-profit board
leadership experience, mostly recently as chair of Crisis Clinic’s board of trustees.
Rob lives in Wallingford with his wife, daughter and newborn son. He enjoys spending
time with his family and their nine year old “puppy”.
EducationSeattle University Albers School of Business & Economics - Cum Laude