The agreement appoints JLL as Scania’s preferred provider for global commercial real estate consultancy and advisory services. Scania is a global company with a sales and service organisation in more than 100 countries.
Services within agreement scope include:
- Project & Development Services (construction, refurbishment, planning)
- Transactions (land and property purchases/disposals, leasing, sale & leaseback transactions)
- Valuation services
JLL can also provide additional services such as facilities management, workplace strategy, lease administration and site location analysis at the request of Scania.
Jan Andark, Head of Scania Real Estate Services, said: “We have a large number of real estate projects globally. Appointing an outsourced adviser will enable us to efficiently manage multiple global workstreams through a single point of contact at JLL near our Head Office in Södertälje, Sweden.”
Marie Cronstrom, Head of Corporate Solutions, JLL Sweden, added: “There is a growing trend among Swedish multinational corporates to outsource real estate advice for multiple markets. Appointing an expert adviser enables companies to maximise productivity gains without sacrificing any control or speed of execution.”
Vincent Lottefier, Global Director and Chief Executive Officer - Corporate Solutions, Europe, Middle East & Africa for JLL, said: “Having worked alongside Scania since 2012 I am delighted that JLL now has a formal relationship in place, allowing us to provide a full range of valuable real estate consulting services for the foreseeable future.”
JLL (NYSE:JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual revenue of $4 billion, JLL operates in 75 countries worldwide. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3 billion square feet and completed $99 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2013. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $47.6 billion of real estate assets under management. For further information, visit www.jll.com.