Kevin MacKenzie

Kevin MacKenzie

Executive Managing Director, Capital Markets

Career Summary
Kevin is an executive managing director in the Phoenix office of JLL Capital Markets, Americas. He joins JLL as  part of the HFF acquisition and has more than 17 years of experience in commercial real estate investment banking. He specializes in the execution and expansion of the firm’s capital markets platform through the representation of institutional and private owners of institutional-grade commercial real estate properties throughout the United States. As a member of the JLL Executive Committee, Kevin is responsible for the overall direction of the firm’s 30 Capital Markets offices. During the course of his career, Kevin has executed in excess of 700 transactions totaling more than $21 billion, across all property sectors and regions of the United States.

Kevin started at HFF in March 2004. Before that, he worked in strategic finance and business development roles at various venture capital-backed technology companies in Silicon Valley.  During his time in the technology industry, he played a key role in raising more than $250 million in venture capital from prominent firms, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and Benchmark Capital.

Education
Kevin received a B.S., Magnum Cum Laude in real estate and finance from California Polytechnic State University, including sitting on the Cal Poly Dean’s Advisory Council – Real Estate Committee.

Affiliations
He is the current SSD National Council, OC Capital Markets Council and LA Capital Markets Council Member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), an active member of the NAIOP Southern CA Chapter and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).