Mark E. Rose,Toronto

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Industry Real Estate
Occupation Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Location Toronto, ON, Canada
Introduction Mark Rose was named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Avison Young in 2008. Mr. Rose oversees all financial, operational and strategic activities of the Company, which provides leading edge solutions to investors, owners and occupiers of real estate throughout North America. Prior to joining Avison Young, Mr. Rose was named Chief Executive Officer of Grubb & Ellis Company (NYSE: GBE) in March 2005. He oversaw all strategic and operational activities of this leading global commercial real estate firm, which provides a full range of real estate services. Mr. Rose joined Grubb & Ellis from Jones Lang LaSalle, where he had served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of the Americas since 2002. At Jones Lang LaSalle, he was responsible for driving implementation of strategy, operational effectiveness and delivery of client-focused business solutions in North and South America as well as overseeing financial initiatives for the region. Prior to Jones Lang LaSalle, he was Chairman, Chief Executive and Chief Financial Officer of the U.S. Real Estate Investment Trust of British Coal Corporation Pension Funds.