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Jim Becker Takes the Helm for Jones Lang LaSalle in Canada

Jim Becker Assumes Country Head Role

Jones Lang LaSalle has named Jim Becker as the head of its Canada business.  In his new role, Becker will lead the expansion of the firm's client service platform throughout Canada.

“As country head of Canada, Jim is charged with growing and integrating our regional businesses, including Brokerage, Property Management, Corporate Solutions, Project & Development Services and Capital Markets to best align with the interests of our client base,” said David McGarry, Director Markets East, Jones Lang LaSalle. 

In addition to this new role, Becker will maintain his oversight of the firm’s Detroit and Cleveland offices. With more than 25 years of real estate experience, Jim opened the Jones Lang LaSalle Detroit corporate office in 1999 and has been responsible for expanding the firm’s offerings in Michigan, Ohio and Minnesota as the head of the Great Lakes region.  He has worked for Jones Lang LaSalle for the last 13 years.

Becker attended the University of Michigan where he graduated from the College of Literature Science and Arts.

Jones Lang LaSalle has operated in Canada for the past ten years.  Headquartered in Toronto, the firm also operates in Mississauga and Montréal. The firm offers Tenant Representation, Project and Development Services, Capital Markets and Integrated Facilities Management Services to its clients in Canada.

Jim Becker

Click here to watch Jim Becker talk about his vision for Canada