November 07, 2012
5:45 PM - 7:30 PM
5:45 PM - 7:30 PM
LABA / REA Leadership Series - Jones Lang La Salle CEO of Americas - Pedro Azcue
The Latin America Business Asscociation (LABA) and the Real Estate Association (REA) would like to invite all CBS community to a special speaker series. Mr. Pedro Azcue, current president and CEO Latin America for Jones Lang LaSalle, will be talking to students next wednesday 7th from 5:45pm-7:00pm. Mr. Pedro Azcue's biography: Current Responsibilities As President and CEO of Jones Lang LaSalle Latin America, Mr. Azcu is responsible for directing the company operations in the Region, where Jones Lang LaSalle has more than 1,000 employees located primarily in Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Colombia, Panama, and Miami. As an International Director of the global Jones Lang LaSalle organization and the most senior member of Latin America, Mr. Azcue is responsible for supervising all the Latin-American project teams representing and advising major real estate corporations and large users or developers and investors, in structuring and implementing optimal corporate solutions and investor services strategies. Experience In 1991, Me founded the LaSalle Partners Mexico Office (the predecessor of Jones Lang LaSalle Mexico) and has been the head of that country since then. He joined the Firm in 1981 and has served as leader of diverse project teams in major Latin-American assignments involving Tenant Representation, Project Marketing, Land, Financing and Advisory, Investment Advisory, Construction, Project and Development Management, Capital Markets and Facilities Management services. Prior to joining Jones Lang LaSalle, Mr. e worked in the International Marketing Group of Credit Suisse First Boston in London, England and the Investments Division of the Central Bank of Mexico in Mexico City as an Investments Officer. In this capacity, Mr. Azcue assisted the International Operations Manager in planning, implementing and controlling the international investments of the foreign exchange reserves of Mexico. Education and Affiliations Mr. e holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering having graduated Suma Cum Laude from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. He also earned a Masters in Business Administration from The Stanford Graduate School of Business.