Senior Vice President
As a member of JLL’s Agency Leasing Team, Chris serves as a client lead for both local and institutional clients focused on helping increase occupancy, strategically increase NOI, and maximize asset values. Chris is also an Agency Leasing Team leader responsible for business development and maximizing JLL’s tools and resources for the team. Chris’ strengths include an in-depth knowledge of lease negotiations and financial analysis.
Chris Wright has 20 years of Commercial Real Estate Experience with a focus in office leasing, tenant representation, investment sales, and business development. Chris’ experience includes roles as a Senior Associate at Stream Realty Partners, Senior Vice President at Grubbs & Ellis, Executive Vice President at Rubicon Representation, and Senior Vice President at Peloton Commercial Real Estate. Chris joined JLL in 2019 after the acquisition of Peloton.
Since 2001, Chris has competed 850 transactions totaling over 5,100,000 square feet and $408,000,000 in transaction value. These transactions include a 437,000 square-foot lease with Lockheed Martin, a second 250,000 square-foot lease with Lockheed Martin, a 106,000 square-foot lease representing Animal Health International, Inc. A 29,000-square-foot lease with ITT Technical Institute and a 40,000-square-foot lease with Leprechaun Health Care, 69,000-square-foot lease with Walco International, Inc., and a 22,000-square-foot lease with Stanley Tools. Transactions have also included leases and property dispositions in multiple markets across the United States for Walco International, Inc. and Animal Health International, Inc
Education and Affiliations
Chris graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in management information systems. The Dallas Business Journal has included him in an edition of their “40 under Forty” listing and named him “Heavy Hitter” (office leasing) as well as “Rookie of the Year.” Chris was recognized in “Top 35 under 35” listing by Black’s Guide and named “Best Commercial Real Estate Broker in Dallas” by D-CEO Magazine. Chris is currently a member of the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors (NTCAR) and Board Chairman for the Touchdown Club Foundation of Dallas.