JLL names Eric Pang as Head of Capital Markets, China
JLL has appointed Eric Pang as Head of Capital Markets for China, effective January 2021. In his new role, Eric will oversee JLL’s centralised Capital Markets team in China, assuming oversight for the firm’s investment services to domestic and international clients across all sectors, including investment sales, advisory and financing businesses.
Beijing, 10 November 2020 – JLL (NYSE: JLL) has appointed Eric Pang as Head of Capital Markets for China, effective January 2021. In his new role, Eric will oversee JLL’s centralised Capital Markets team in China, assuming oversight for the firm’s investment services to domestic and international clients across all sectors, including investment sales, advisory and financing businesses.
To be based in Beijing, Eric will relocate from JLL’s London office. Since 2015, he has served as Lead Director for the firm’s UK-China Business Group, providing investment advisory and solutions to facilitate cross-border capital flows between the UK, European Union and key Asia Pacific geographies, including China.
Eric joined JLL in 2004 in Beijing and was the firm’s Head of Capital Markets, North China, prior to moving to London. To his new role, Eric brings over 20 years of real estate investment experience and close relationships with Chinese institutions, investors, occupiers and property companies.
“Investors continue to reinforce their confidence in China real estate and will increasingly demand local expertise paired with global insights. Eric’s rich experience, strong network and international background will provide a more diversified offering to our sophisticated clients in this rapidly maturing market,” says KK Fung, CEO, Greater China, JLL.
“Capital markets activity in China will likely build on its upward trajectory in 2021 driven by an accelerating economic recovery and growing investor demand to increase exposure to this key geography. Under Eric’s leadership, we’re confident of further developing our China Capital Markets business and utilizing his experience in translating global capital flows into opportunities for our clients,” says Stuart Crow, CEO, Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, JLL.
To maximize JLL’s offering to clients, Jim Yip will assume the role of Head of Investment Sales for China and continue to lead the East China Capital Markets team, based in Shanghai. Michael Wang, currently Head of North China Capital Markets, will become Head of Investment Sales in Beijing. JLL’s Capital Markets team in China has over 100 professionals based in major cities nationally.
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