Sunday 18, September 2016

Dubai – MENA Herald: JLL, the world’s leading real estate investment and advisory firm, has announced Christian Ulbrich will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1, 2016.
As President and CEO, Ulbrich will have overall leadership responsibility for JLL’s strategic direction and growth. He will report to the Board of Directors, on which he serves as an executive member, and he will also chair the company’s Global Executive Board on which he has served for eight years.
Colin Dyer will step down from the CEO role on September 30, 2016. He will continue to guide the company’s data, information and analytics priorities till he retires from JLL at the end of 2016, remaining on the Board and serving as an adviser through 2017.
“Working closely with Christian since he joined JLL, I know first-hand his deep understanding of global real estate dynamics and ability to lead across wide and diverse geographies,” said Dyer. “With his guidance and our strong management team, JLL will continue to grow and prosper.”
Since 2004 under Dyer’s leadership, JLL’s revenues grew more than five times – to $6 billion – through organic growth, over 80 strategic acquisitions across the globe, and the addition of more than 100 offices and 30 new countries to its geographic footprint.