JLL expands Loan Advisory team in EMEA with senior hire
Gang Hu appointed as Managing Director
London, January 18, 2022 – JLL has appointed Gang Hu as Managing Director in its EMEA Loan Advisory and Restructuring Services (LARS) team to enhance its advisory capabilities and drive forward the loan portfolio advisory business across the region.
Gang brings over 15 years’ of consulting and deal experience in the financial services sector. He joins JLL from Alantra’s Credit Portfolio Advisory (CPA) team, where he transacted over €25bn of deals as Head of Significant Risk Transfer (SRT), with responsibility for leading credit portfolio transactions, Non-Performing Loans (NPL) securitization and SRT deals across multiple European jurisdictions. Prior to Alantra, Gang held senior positions in the credit portfolio advisory teams at KPMG and EY.
Gang’s extensive transactional expertise will significantly enhance the LARS team’s ability to provide tailored strategic, financial and transactional guidance to its EMEA clients including banks, non-bank lenders and private equity firms.
Ian Guthrie, Senior Managing Director, Loan Advisory & Restructuring Services, EMEA, JLL said, “We are pleased to welcome such an experienced professional as Gang to the LARS team. His knowledge and expertise will continue to strengthen and reinforce our offering, particularly as we expect to see a significant increase in demand for loan portfolio advisory services going forward.”
Gang Hu, Managing Director, Loan Advisory & Restructuring Services, EMEA, JLL said, “I’m delighted to be joining the Loan Advisory and Restructuring Services team which will allow me to advise and support JLL’s real estate clients across the full breadth of the credit spectrum. JLL’s commitment to supporting clients manage their real estate loan portfolios resonates with my approach and I look forward to further developing its offering for clients across EMEA.”
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