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New Head of Warehouse and Industrial Department, JLL, Russia & CIS

Moscow, 17 October, 2016 – JLL has announced a key appointment to strengthen its leadership in the Russia & CIS real estate market. Viacheslav Kholopov joined JLL team as Regional Director, Head of Warehouse and Industrial Department.

Viacheslav is an acknowledged real estate market expert with over 10 years of experience in the sector. He joins JLL from Knight Frank, where he was Partner, Regional Director, Office and Industrial Real Estate, Land.

Viacheslav started his work in Knight Frank in 2007 and headed the Industrial Department in 2008. Due to his contribution to Knight Frank business development, he was promoted to Partner in 2013. Team under his leadership has concluded a record volume of warehouse transactions in Russia that exceeds 3m sq m.

Viacheslav is a member of both the Board and the Certification Commission of the Association of Russian Industrial Parks (AIPR).

In his new role, Viacheslav will be responsible for business development in warehouse & industrial real estate sector, expanding JLL’s portfolio of projects as well as maintaining strong relationships with clients.

Tom Devonshire-Griffin, Managing Director, JLL, Russia & CIS, comments: “Today we continue to invest into further expansion of our team to provide the clients with the highest level of services as well as explore new opportunities across all sectors of the real estate market. Thanks to our team’s professionalism and a number of remarkable deals, JLL holds the leading position in the Industrial market that will be reinforced by the recognized market expert who will help us grow upon a very successful leasing business to further our logistics and industrial related activities including working closer with tenants on their technical and commercial requirements. We are delighted to welcome Viacheslav to JLL, and we are confident that his exceptional expertise, a proven track record and great leadership skills will guarantee firm’s future success in the Russia & CIS market.”

​About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. A Fortune 500 company with annual fee revenue of $5.2 billion and gross revenue of $6.0 billion, JLL has more than 280 corporate offices, operates in more than 80 countries and has a global workforce of more than 60,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters, and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2015. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $59.1 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated.

In Russia and CIS JLL has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev. JLL, Russia & CIS was voted Consultant of the Year in 2004, 2006-2016 at the Commercial Real Estate Awards, Moscow; Consultant of the Year at the Commercial Real Estate Awards 2009, 2016, St. Petersburg; Consultant of the Year at the RCSC Awards in 2015.