JLL appoints Nick Charnock
as Head of Residential Digital
JLL has appointed Nick Charnock as Head of Residential Digital Agency, EMEA. This is a new role based in London, which will support the firm's growing market share of residential transactions across EMEA and offer new innovative technology solutions to clients looking to buy, sell, or rent residential property.
In his role Mr. Charnock will focus on developing JLL's residential digital products business across the EMEA region. He brings a wealth of experience from UK-based online estate agency Tepilo, where he spent two years as CEO. Prior to that he held senior roles at another hybrid estate agency, combining technology and people.
Andrew Frost, Head of Residential, UK and EMEA, JLL, comments: "The way people buy, sell and rent property is changing. We want to be at the forefront of the digital agency revolution to offer clients new, innovative solutions to support and reflect this change. In Nick we have the right person to lead this team across Europe; his experience and insight will be valuable to colleagues and clients alike as we continue to drive our residential business forward."
Nick Charnock, Head of Residential Digital Agency, EMEA, JLL, adds: "Technology and data are making their mark across all areas of real estate and residential is no exception. It is great to be joining JLL at a time when it is putting so much emphasis on using technology to improve client experience and outcomes. I look forward to working with clients and colleagues to expand the JLL platform as the sector develops and matures."
This appointment follows other recent examples of JLL's commitment to its technology agenda, including the hiring of Vinay Goel as Global Chief Product Officer from Google in July and the launch of JLL Spark's $100m global venture fund in June.
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