Head of Property and Asset Management, Singapore & South East Asia
Derek heads JLL’s Property and Asset Management (PAM) business in Singapore and Southeast Asia. He is primarily responsible for the Singapore business and leads a team of more than 280 professional and support staff, overseeing more than 29 million square feet of space in Singapore. Across Southeast Asia, his portfolio spans 140 million square feet, with total staff strength in excess of 1,500. His key strengths lie in the field of strata title advisory, tenancy management, building due diligence/audits, risk management and dispute resolution. He has assisted many clients in start-up consultancy, transition, asset enhancement and building retrofitting works. Key clients whom he has worked with include BlackRock, Deka Immobilien, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, CLSA, Aviva Investors, and SEB Asset Management.