Richard Haig

Richard Haig

Senior Vice President, Tenant Representation

Current Responsibilities

Richard Haig is a Senior Vice President in JLL’s Toronto Office Leasing division specializing in tenant representation and corporate realty advisement. In addition, as a LEED Accredited Professional, Richard consults with clients on the merits of LEED buildings and LEED Commercial Interiors and understands the importance of sustainability as it relates to commercial real estate. With over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate, Richard is an extremely deft negotiator with strong analytical skills who can easily manage transactions with a number of complex issues at once.


Richard has been a Senior Vice President with JLL since 2010. Prior to joining JLL, he was one of the top tenant office leasing representatives at Cushman & Wakefield for 20 years. Before entering commercial real estate, Richard served as National Account Representative with Xerox, in both Montreal and Los Angeles, and was also the Assistant Manager of a Toronto Dominion Bank branch in Montreal.

Education, Affiliations and Community

  • Business Administration Degree, John Abbott College
  • Bachelor of Commerce Degree, Concordia University
  • Toronto Real Estate Board
  • LEED Accredited Professional
  • Certified soccer and hockey coach

Notable Transactions

  • HSBC - Canada Head Office 
    • Relocation of 110,000 sf
  • Cisco - Canada Head Office 
    • Relocation of 100,000 sf
  • Fairmont Raffles International - Canada Head Office
    • Relocation of 77,000 sf
  • Dell Canada - Toronto Head Office    
    • Renewal of 100,000 sf
  • Gardiner Roberts LLP - Toronto Head Office 
    • Relocation of 50,000 sf
  • Hicks Morley LLP - Toronto Head Office
    • Relocation of 45,000 sf
  • IPG Group of Companies - Toronto Office    
    • Relocation of 90,000 sf
  • Heinz - Toronto Office        
    • Relocation of 45,000 sf
  • WPP Group of Companies - Toronto Offices 
    • Relocations & Renewals of 220,000 sf
  • Hewlett Packard Canada - Toronto Office     
    • Renewal of 125,000 sf
  • University of Toronto - Rotman School of Business  
    • Relocation of 85,000 sf.
  • Xerox Canada - Canada Head Office  
    • Renewal of 125,000 sf
  • Ryerson University - Toronto Office  
    • Renewal of 57,000 SF