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Kris J. Cooper was a Managing Director with JLL Capital Markets in Atlanta. Mr. Cooper had the dual responsibility of leading net lease services for the Southeast and leading industrial investment sales for the Southeast.

JLL's net lease specialists (formerly Net Lease Property Group or NLPG) offer an array of core services including: net lease disposition & acquisition advisory, 1031 exchange transactions, sale-leasebacks, portfolio analysis, valuation analysis, market & demographic evaluation, build-to-suit and capital markets consultation. JLL's Industrial Investment Sales also feature similar capabilities.

Career Summary
Prior to joining JLL over 8 years ago, Mr. Cooper served as a Senior Director of Investment Sales at Cushman & Wakefield for 20 years, handling all real estate property types. He is consistently named a top producer in Atlanta by the Atlanta Board of Realtors for total commercial investment sales volume in the Commercial Income Property category. His list ofclients includes, but is not limited to the following: Bank of America, Beal Bank, Cadillac Fairview, C-III, City of Atlanta, EDENS, Equity One, Guardian Life, Inland, John Hancock Life, JP Morgan, KIMCO, Macerich, Metlife, Perlmutter, PGGM and Trimont Real Estate Advisors.

In 2015, Mr. Cooper was awarded the Silver Phoenix by the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors. He has more than 40 years ofcommercial real estate experience in all product types of commercial real estate sales, lending, and corporate advisory work and has closed over $10 billion in his career.

Mr. Cooper graduated from Lafayette College with a Bachelor of Arts and from Emory University with a Master of Business Administration in Finance and also received a graduate degree from Stonier Graduate School ofBanking at the University of Delaware.