As Senior Vice President, Randy Abend is responsible for agency client and tenant representation services, as well as new business development. Randy specializes in the New York Metropolitan area and works with a diverse clientele.
Prior to joining JLL in September 2002, Randy was an Associate at Colliers ABR, Inc.
Randy has been involved in various complex assignments in agency leasing and tenant representation, totaling over 2,000,000 sf.
Recent tenant representation transactions include the relocation of Laurion Capital Management to 360 Madison Avenue; Hammond Hanlon Camp to 623 Fifth Avenue; Prosiris Capital Management to 510 Madison Avenue; Cadian Capital Management to 535 Madison Avenue; BHR Capital Management to 545 Madison Avenue; Pan Reliance Funds to 750 Lexington Avenue; renewal and expansion of Canyon Capital at 152 West 57th Street; subleases on behalf of OMelveny & Myers LLP at 7 Times Square & Skadden Arps Slate Meagher and Microsoft at 102 Madison Avenue.
He is a member of JLL's agency leasing teams at 1177 Avenue of the Americas on behalf of Silverstein Properties (1M SF); 540 Madison Avenue (292,000 SF) for Boston Properties; 830 Third Avenue (141,000 SF) for AEW Capital Management.
Randy graduated and holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is a licensed real estate salesperson in the State of New York.