Head of Americas, Flex by JLL
Jacob has 20+ years of experience leading global commercial real estate portfolios, and workplace solutions. He has directly lead portfolios for Fortune 100 multinational companies and Global Property Owners. Jacob was the lead for these multinational companies, providing executive direction on global real estate asset strategies, operations, design, construction, and workplace experience initiatives. His focus was on Investor and Corporate Occupier clients. He was the CEO of CommonGrounds Workplace a 20-location flex operator in the US with the flex industry’s first physically adaptive (aka “hackable”) and enterprise-grade built environments. Jacob directly led global real estate teams managing portfolios of 5 to 20 million square feet for companies such as Nike, Cigna, Unity, and CBRE. He directly led billions of dollars in global real estate transactions and the design & build and operating of 1,000's of locations throughout the US, and in more than 70 countries globally.