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Current ResponsibilitiesGavin Macphail is a multi-cultural commercial real estate advisor with international experience in strategic corporate real estate solutions. He successfully delivers consistent results for corporate and entrepreneurial clients with regional and global real estate requirements.
Gavin specializes in advising multinationals, financial institutions and law firms.
A partial list of the clients Gavin has advised include large multinationals (Crowe Horwath, Hospira, Barclays, Sony, GEICO, Caterpillar, Procter & Gamble, Phelps Dodge, Yahoo!, Citrix Systems, Xerox, International Air Transport Association, LAN Airlines, QBE Insurance, ACE Insurance, NY Life Insurance, Airbus and ARINC); notable financial institutions (Bessemer Trust Company, Bank of Miami, Florida International Bankers Association, UCB Financial Advisers, Continental National Bank of Miami, Banco Pastor, Banco de Credito del Peru and AXA Equitable); and prominent law firms (Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri, Hunton & Williams, Bryan Cave, Gordon & Rees, White & Case, Squire Sanders & Dempsey, Dimond Kaplan & Rothstein, Bryant Miller Olive, and American Arbitration Association).
Prior to joining JLL, Gavin was Vice President at The Staubach Company and led the tenant representation practice for Holly Real Estate, Inc., a South Florida based firm. Fluent in Spanish, Gavin lived in Chile for six years where he founded and managed a Chilean export company. He has spent considerable time in Britain; holding dual U.S./U.K. citizenship, and an E.U. passport. Living abroad has given Gavin insights into different business cultures. Together with his overseas connections, this cultural understanding is an asset when working with international corporations.Highlighted Client Transactions· ARINC – 120,000 s.f. · DCA – 80,000 s.f. · Hunton & Williams – 63,000 s.f. · Citrix Systems – 53,000 s.f. (multiple transactions)· Xerox – 45,000 s.f. (multiple transactions)· P&G – 41,000 s.f. (multiple transactions)· IATA – 41,000 s.f. (multiple transactions)· Caterpillar – 36,000 s.f. (multiple transactions)· Continental National Bank of Miami – 30,000 s.f. (multiple transactions)· Sony – 33,000 s.f. · Univision – 25,000 s.f.· American Arbitration Association – 22,000 s.f.· ARHMF – 18,500 s.f.· TAM Airlines – 18,000 s.f.· Phelps Dodge – 16,000 s.f.· Bank of Miami – 14,000 s.f.· Bessemer Trust – 14,000 s.f.· Barclays – 12,000 s.f.· Banco de Credito del Peru – 12,000 s.f. Education and Affiliations· A graduate of the Groton School and Hamilton College· Attended La Universidad de Chile in Santiago, Chile· Attended El Instituto Internacional in Madrid, Spain· Leadership Miami
Gavin’s community involvement includes Past President of the Board of Directors of the Miami Council for International Visitors, Board of Directors of the Chile-U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Vice Chair of the Florida Grand Opera’s Crescendo Circle. He is a graduate of Leadership Miami, serves on Miami-Dade County’s advisory board for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the committee for 40 under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of Miami-Dade County.
He serves on the boards of several non-profits and is able to provide valuable insight into the specific needs and challenges of diverse organizations. Gavin’s community involvement, local and international relationships have made him a trusted advisor.
Awards· Jones Lang LaSalle Top Achiever Award (2012 - 2013)· CoStar Power Broker (2013)