Matt Jackson

Matt Jackson

Executive Managing Director, Brokerage

Current responsibilities

Matt Jackson is an Executive Managing Director in JLL's Business Consulting Group. He is based in Washington DC. Mr. Jackson is responsible for assisting companies with global strategy, location footprint configuration, location/site selection, portfolio and occupancy strategy, and global incentives negotiations. 


Matt has 22 years of experience assisting corporations with complex footprint configuration initiatives that achieve revenue, margin, integration and innovation objectives. He has conducted more than 400 related engagements for corporate clients and has recently negotiated investment agreements valued at more than US$6 billion. 

Having dedicated a career to global challenges, Matt brings a unique perspective to solving such issues. He has worked extensively in many of the world's key investment markets including Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore, 

Matt has been interviewed and written articles on global location footprint strategy, portfolio and occupancy related topics for Time International, Industry Week, LA Business Journal, USA today, Commercial Property News, Business Expansion Journal, CoreNet, Global Corporate Xpansion, Area Development, Supply Chain Management, Pharmaceutical Commerce and the Journal of Business Strategy. He is also a frequent presenter at industry conferences such as CoreNet, and IAMC. 

Key clients

Some of Matt's key clients include Akzo Nobel, Allegis Group Services, Apogee/Viracon, Avon, Atek, Audi, Banamex, BD, BMS, Exterran, Ingram Micro, Covidien, Deloitte, Deutsche Bank, eBay, Fidelity, FMC Technologies; Flextronics, FoxConn, GM, Grief; Hanes brands, Haribo, Hillenbrand Industries, Jaguar-LandRover, JetBlue, Johnson & Johnson, Johnson Diversey, KBR, Lockheed Martin, MSA, Neiman Marcus, Nestle; New York Life, Novartis, Novavax, Novelis, Mercedes Benz, Olympus, Prime Therapeutics, Prime Therapeutics, Prudential, Roche, Rovi Corporation, Silgan, Shell, Staar Surgical, Stryker, Tokio Marine Insurance, Thales, Timken, Toyota, Warner Music Group, VW and Zimmer Inc.


Matt was born in New Zealand and was educated in the United States at Macalester College and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.