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Leadership changes at JLL

JLL has announced that Neil Murray will become Global CEO, Corporate Solutions, to succeed John Forrest, who is leaving JLL to return to Australia, with Mark Caskey succeeding Murray as EMEA CEO, Corporate Solutions.

Neil Murray will become Global CEO, Corporate Solutions

The changes, which are effective as of 1 June 2019, will see Murray, who will be located in Chicago, join the company’s Global Executive Board. He will report directly to CEO Christian Ulbrich.

Murray’s career has been focused on overseeing transformational change and delivering facilities management and real estate services for major multinational corporates.

Murray joined JLL in 2017 and has delivered strong continued growth in Corporate Solutions in EMEA as CEO. He played a key role in shaping and focusing the region’s Corporate Solutions business to contribute to JLL’s Beyond strategy.

Prior to joining JLL, he held the role of Chair of the UK & Ireland and CEO of Corporate Services at outsourcing specialist Sodexo. He has also held regional leadership positions in New York, Dublin and London at facilities and maintenance firm, GSH Group.

Commenting on Murray’s promotion, Ulbrich said: “Neil has overseen double-digit revenue growth for our Corporate Solutions business across all geographies in the EMEA region, reflecting his deep understanding of corporate real estate and how occupiers can benefit from outsourcing to a global provider. His ability to drive complex businesses through transformational change will help our clients and our company grow.”

Mark Caskey will become EMEA CEO, Corporate Solutions

In his role as EMEA CEO, Corporate Solutions, Caskey will be responsible for leading the region’s corporate-focused services and will join the EMEA Strategy Board and the Global Corporate Solutions Board.

Caskey joined JLL in 2016 as Head of Account Management, where he leads the management and growth of JLL’s largest occupier relationships across EMEA and ensures the delivery of JLL’s high-quality client services. Since expanding his responsibilities in 2017 to also include the regional Corporate Solutions COO role and oversight of technology and data strategy, Caskey has led strategic initiatives to accelerate growth and drive operational performance.

He has more than 20 years of real estate experience including Director of Group Network Development at Regus and Head of Global Corporate Services EMEA at CBRE.

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