JLL has appointed John Fekete as head of consulting services for the company’s Middle East and Africa operations.
Fekete will focus on broadening JLL’s portfolio of regional consulting services with a specific focus on strategic consulting, hotel, retail and corporate services consulting.
With more than 25 years of experience working with leading organisations across the globe, Fekete’s background includes a previous role managing JLL’s Budapest office, providing full services to clients including Valuation Advisory, Strategic Consulting, Project Management and Landlord and Tenant Representation.
During the course of his career he has also worked internationally with Colliers International, Regus Instant Offices and Citigroup.
Thierry Delvaux, CEO, Middle East and Africa, said: “John is a valuable addition to our growing leadership team across the MENA region.
“He brings unparalleled regional and global consulting intelligence which further strengthens our consulting capabilities and demonstrates our ongoing commitment to evolving our client services to respond to the fast changing market dynamics.”
Originally from the United States, Fekete has been based in the region for almost a decade and in his most recent role headed the Global Real Estate Management Division at Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank in the UAE.