Mark G. Levy, Managing Director, is a member of JLLs Markets Executive Team and responsible for the leadership of the firms Maryland market, which encompasses Suburban Washington, DC and Greater Baltimore. Mark maintains executive oversight of the business including financial management, strategy, product quality and delivery across all service lines, which includes the firms industrial real estate practice in the Mid-Atlantic region. Mark also has recent and significant M&A experience having sourced and led the acquisition of Colliers Internationals Maryland business. He also serves as a member of JLLs Mid Atlantic (US) Executive Committee, which is responsible for the firms long-range planning.
In addition, Mark leads JLLs U.S. Ports, Airports and Global Infrastructure Practice, (PAGI) which he re-launched in 2016. PAGIs strategy is multi-fold and includes advising owners of real estate where potential demand is impacted by ports/airports and/or global trade lanes; providing consulting and advisory services to public entities who are owners of port and/or airport infrastructure; advising occupiers utilizing a supply chain driven approach around ports and airports; providing market consulting opportunities to potential investors and other allied public or private entities around the port and airport sphere; providing expertise around land acquisitions, dispositions and development advisory services and executing capital markets transactions including disposition, equity raise and related offerings.
Marks has a highly diverse and recognized career that has spanned over 25 years and has included senior leadership roles in asset management, investment and development within both public and private real estate companies.
Immediately prior to joining JLL, Mark served as Investment Officer/ Regional Head of Capital Deployment in the Eastern United States for Prologis (NYSE:PLD). Formerly, he ran the companys MidAtlantic operations, with responsibility for all company activities including asset management, development, acquisitions and leasing. Marks other positions include South Florida Regional Vice President for Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE) and Regional Vice President/General Manager of Florida operations for Opus Corporation. Mark started his career in commercial real estate in NYC in 1991 as a real estate portfolio analyst.
Mark was a dual Honors Economics and English major at Syracuse University and is a member of the Washington, DC Area Alumni Association.
Mark serves as a member of the faculty of the Georgetown University Masters in Real Estate Program and as a member of the board of Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship at the George Mason University School of Management. Mark is also an active member of the Zell-Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and serves on the Boards of the Greater Washington Board of Trade, the Greater Baltimore Committee and the United States Capital Historical Society.