We are proud to announce two promotions in our St. Louis office. David Branding has been promoted to managing director of industrial real estate and Ed Backer to vice president of office landlord and tenant representation.
In his new position as managing director, David Branding, SIOR, is responsible for the leadership and overall strategy of the firm’s St. Louis industrial real estate and supply chain and logistics platform. Branding is a national director and officer of the firm, as well as a member of JLL’s global Supply Chain & Logistics Solutions team. Throughout his career, Branding has been responsible for more than 30 million square feet of industrial transactions valued in excess of $1 billion.
As vice president of JLL, Ed Backer specializes in office landlord and tenant representation in which he provides a full range of commercial real estate services. Since joining JLL in 2014, Backer has participated in more than 3.8 million square feet of office transactions valued in excess of $550 million.