News release

JLL Capital Markets adds senior member in Toronto

Philip Traikos joins JLL as an expert in commercial sales and leasing.

May 08, 2024

Diana Gavrila

Communications Manager
+1 514 905 5004

TORONTO, May 8, 2024— JLL announced today the growth of its Capital Markets platform with the hiring of Philip Traikos as Executive Vice President. 

Traikos is an industry veteran who has vast experience providing advisory to owners of retail and land across the Greater Toronto Area. His drive, expertise and deep market knowledge have proven to be a valued asset to his clients.

“We are delighted to welcome Philip to our Capital Markets team. His impressive track record and proven expertise will greatly enhance our capabilities in delivering outstanding solutions for our clients,” said Alan MacKenzie, CEO, JLL Canada.

"Philip’s devotion to clients and understanding of the niche business in which he operates will be a huge asset to JLL and our teams," added Matt Picken, Managing Director and Head of Capital Markets at JLL Canada. “We see tremendous growth in the mid-cap, private investor segment of the market, and this is a space where Philip has been demonstrably successful over the years.”

"I am thrilled to join JLL and have the opportunity to contribute to a vibrant and far-reaching platform that encourages teamwork and prioritizes best-in-class services for its clients," expressed Philip Traikos. “The opportunity to work collaboratively with a team of industry experts in commercial real estate is what drew me to this fantastic company.” 

JLL Capital Markets is a full-service global provider of capital solutions for real estate investors and occupiers. The firm's in-depth local market and global investor knowledge delivers the best-in-class solutions for clients — whether investment and sales advisory, debt advisory, equity advisory or a recapitalization. The firm has more than 3,000 Capital Markets specialists worldwide with offices in nearly 50 countries.

About JLL

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