News release

JLL Capital Markets welcomes Dan Gillard to its multi-housing debt advisory team

Managing Director Dan Gillard joins JLL with over 16 years of commercial real estate experience

October 10, 2022

Jenna Sharp

Capital Markets PR
+1 214 438 6450

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 10, 2022 – JLL Capital Markets announced today that it has welcomed Managing Director Dan Gillard to its multi-housing debt advisory team. Gillard is based in the Philadelphia office and reports to Senior Managing Director Ryan Ade, co-head of the Philadelphia office.

Gillard’s primary focus will be on sourcing new multi-housing and commercial financing opportunities both nationally and locally.

“We are extremely pleased to have Dan join the JLL Capital Markets team in the Philadelphia office,” said Ade. “Dan brings a wealth of knowledge in the space, and we look forward to working alongside him to strengthen and grow our debt advisory services.”

Previously, Gillard spent six years with Greystone, most recently serving as Managing Director and head of the Philadelphia production team. He was responsible for originating commercial real estate debt and equity opportunities both nationally and locally, successfully closing over $3.5 billion in loan volume since 2017 across the Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac, FHA, Bridge/Balance Sheet and CMBS platforms. Prior to his role with Greystone, Gillard was Vice President of agency origination with Berkadia, growing Berkadia's Fannie Mae DUS loan production by marketing the Fannie Mae program to Berkadia's east coast origination offices and managing Fannie Mae production for over 40 mortgage bankers. In this role, he closed over $4 billion in transactions with Fannie Mae. 

"I am thrilled to be joining JLL, an industry-leading firm with a strong and well-established brand of excellence,” said Gillard. “I am eager and excited to utilize my expertise, coupled with the depth of JLL's reach with capital markets, to meet the financing needs of clients in today's volatile market."

JLL Capital Markets is a full-service global provider of capital solutions for real estate investors and occupiers. The firm's in-depth local market and global investor knowledge delivers the best-in-class solutions for clients — whether investment and sales advisory, debt advisory, equity advisory or a recapitalization. The firm has more than 3,000 Capital Markets specialists worldwide with offices in nearly 50 countries.

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