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Ramanujam Srinivasan (Ram) leads the Canada Consulting Hub for JLL and is a strategy consultant, specialized in real estate. Ram brings to the table experience from emerging markets in South Asia where he helped establish and build the consulting business for JLL. Ram has advised Fortune 500 companies, RE Developers and the Public Sector in the areas of business planning, strategic cost reduction, margin improvement and business transformation.
With over 12 years of finance and strategy consulting experience, Ram has a proven track record advising C-level client executives globally and has built a reputation as a trusted advisor with the ability to deliver structured solutions that provide meaningful and actionable insight. In the context of real estate strategy, Ram has helped clients in the areas of strategic location selection, real estate portfolio optimization, financial planning, workplace strategy and change management. This includes work positively impacting more than 20 million sf across emerging markets in Asia Pacific over the last 7 years. He also has experience in developing and implementing decision enabling tools, business models and business intelligence & technology solutions for clients.
In his previous role with Cushman & Wakefield (C&W), Ram was responsible for establishing and developing the Strategic Consulting business for C&W in India. Ram was also part of the team that led a Strategic Marketing initiative for C&W, focused on formulation of key business development initiatives for the firm and helped identify new business opportunities. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Ram worked with BMR Advisors (an off-shoot of Arthur Anderson), a firm consistently rated as the #1 M&A and Tax Advisory firm in the Asia-Pacific region. He was responsible for value-added delivery for Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance and Manufacturing clients.
He has developed and assisted in implementation of business process re-engineering solutions, driven organization restructuring initiatives, developed performance management frameworks, helped in M&A planning / due diligence and achieved success in Post-Merger Integration environments.
Education and Affiliations
Ram is a Certified Intenal Auditor (IIA, USA), Chartered Accountant (India), Company Secretary (India) and holds multiple certifications in Design Thinking, Data Science and Data Visualization. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce with specalization in Accounting and Taxation.
Ram also has a verstalie programming and BI delivery background with fluency across languages such as Python, R, VBA and visualization systems such as Power BI, Tableau, Power View and ArcGIS.