Head of Industrial Leasing
Walter is the Head of the Belgian Industrial Leasing Team providing agency services for Belgium related to all types of industrial properties.
Walter joined JLL in 1987 as a Consultant in the Antwerp office; in 1991 he was transferred on a temporary basis to Luxembourg to set up a JLL Agency structure and to assist the Managing Director in the new business development and in 1993 he joined the Industrial Agency Team in Brussels as a Senior Negotiator and contributed to the strength and market share of JLL in this market area. From 1999 to 2001 Walter was also managing the Brussels’ satellite office in Zaventem.
In 2003, Walter was appointed as Head of the Belgian Industrial Leasing Department and since then, he manages the leasing teams based in Brussels and in Antwerp. From November 2008 till end 2016 Walter was also heading and coaching the Belgian Retail leasing. Since January 2017 Walter will focus again 100% on Industrial and Logistics.
Walter holds a degree in Law from the University of Ghent (1981-1986) and a Marketing Degree from the ICHEC, Brussels (1986-1987).
Walter is fluent in Dutch, French and English.