Jones Lang LaSalle has just announced the appointment of Brett Miller as the new president of its Canada operations. Miller, who is based in Toronto, will be responsible for overseeing and growing business throughout Canada from 14th May onwards.
Miller is joining Jones Lang LaSalle from CBRE, where as Regional Managing Director he ran the Eastern Canada division for more than a decade. As well as overseeing five offices, Brett launched several business lines and led major transactions. Before this he ran the business division of News International Newspapers in London. Miller has a bachelor of commerce degree in real estate from McGill University, and an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau in France.
Bill Krouch, CEO of Americas Markets at Jones Lang LaSalle said:
“Over the last two years, we have strengthened our business in Canada with new office openings, significant brokerage assignments and the addition of more than 40 industry professionals. To ensure our continued momentum in this important market, we required an individual with deep knowledge of multiple business lines, proven leadership skills and a track record of building profitable businesses. Brett brings these qualities, as well as an entrepreneurial spirit to the role.”
Jones Lang LaSalle headquarters are in Toronto, and the company has operated in Canada for more than a decade. It offers tenant and landlord representation, project and development services, mobile engineering services, and investment sales, as well as corporate retail solutions and integrated facilities management services to owners and tenants in Canada.
Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations throughout the world, including 200 corporate offices. Its portfolio encompasses around 2.1 billion square feet worldwide.