JLL expands capital markets team with new hire in Seattle

Alanna Ellis will join as a Director focused on debt and equity placement

March 16, 2020

SEATTLE, March 16, 2020 – JLL Capital Markets announced today that Alanna Ellis has joined the firm as a Director in its Seattle office. Ms. Ellis will be responsible for sourcing debt and equity placement business with a particular focus on healthcare, seniors housing and hospitality transactions.

Ms. Ellis has 22 years of real estate experience with the last 12 years focused exclusively on the commercial real estate finance and development sector. She joins JLL from IPG Investments, where she most recently worked as a Senior Partner/Vice President of Commercial Lending. During her 13-year tenure at IPG, she originated and underwrote more than $600 million of debt and equity transactions across a wide range of loan types through varied capital sources. Ms. Ellis attended the University of Washington.

“Alanna is a perfect complement and addition to the Seattle capital markets team,” said Tom Wilson, Senior Managing Director and co-head of JLL’s Capital Markets Seattle group. “She brings to JLL a wealth of knowledge across the capital markets spectrum, as well as deep relationships across a variety of capital sources.”

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 advisory, debt placement, equity placement or a recapitalization. The firm has more than 3,700 Capital Markets specialists worldwide with offices in nearly 50 countries.

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