Colliers announced the appointment of commercial real estate veteran Jimmy Board as managing director.
In the new role, Board will focus on debt & equity transactions nationwide and across asset classes.
Board brings more than 15 years of experience to Colliers, most recently serving as Managing Director at JLL, where he was instrumental in the successful, strategic global and national integration of the Real Estate Investment Banking group into the overall Capital Markets platform. Over the course of his career, Board has advised a wide range of commercial property owners and investors on capital needs and has been responsible for completing in excess of $25 billion worth of transactions.
Prior to his time with JLL, Board held the title of Vice President in CBRE’s Capital Markets group.
Colliers announced that James “Jim” Postell has joined its New Jersey practice.
Postell joins the firm as Executive Managing Director and brings to Colliers over 30 years of industry experience representing world-class organizations.
In the new role, Postell will focus mainly on agency leasing assignments across the office and industrial sectors.
Throughout his career, Postell has represented national and international organizations that hold more than 200 million square feet of real estate in their portfolios.
Some of his most notable work has included relocating 500,000 s/f of space for American Express after the September 11 attacks and personally representing Schering-Plough Corporation (which later merged with pharmaceutical company Merck) globally.
Prior to joining Colliers, Postell spent 10 years with Transwestern, most recently serving as partner, City Leader for the firm’s New Jersey office.
In addition to his emphasis on agency leasing across sectors, Postell will also focus on tenant representation. He will be based in Colliers’ Parsippany office.
RXR Realty has brought on Philip McAndrews as Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) and Senior Executive Vice President.
Serving as the firm’s first CSO, McAndrews will lead strategic growth initiatives geographically and through diversification, as well as the expansion of international and domestic investor base.
McAndrews previously served as the Chief Investment Officer at TIAA’s Global Real Estate business and Aegon Asset Management. While at TIAA, now Nuveen, a TIAA Company, he grew the global real estate portfolio from $40 billion to $90 billion. At Aegon, McAndrews served as Head of Real Estate Equity at the nearly $400 billion life insurer and pension fund.
Slate Property Group announced today that Brian Kraut will become its new Chief Financial Officer.
Kraut will lead Slate’s corporate and affiliate entities, overseeing $4 billion in real estate assets spanning nearly 50 investments.
Kraut joins Slate with nearly 25 years…