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Guy Grainger


Guy is Chief Executive of the EMEA business at JLL.  With over 12,000 employees based in 80 offices throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa, JLL provide expertise on all aspects of commercial and residential property. Guy joined JLL in 2008 following the acquisition of Churston Heard and sits on the EMEA and Global Executive Board.Guy Grainger, World Built Environment Forum

Listed on the New York Stock Exchange, JLL are focussed on Building a Better Tomorrow by adopting a sustainable long term approach to real estate advice and positively influencing the built environment at a time when cities are expanding more than ever.

Before being appointed as CEO, Guy built his reputation over 25 years in retail, advising on investment strategy, shopping centre development and portfolio optimisation. He’s worked closely with leaders of some of the largest retailers in the world on their international growth location strategy.

Guy also sits on the policy committee of the British Property Federation and is an established commentator on the real estate sector.

Guy holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Valuation and Estate Management and is on the alumnus of London Business School Senior Executive Programme.