Prefab container designer and builder SG Blocks has elected JLL Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of International Capital, Americas Maggie Coleman to its board of directors,
“Maggie has an extensive background in finance and real estate, and demonstrated leadership in large, global organizations. We believe she will be an incredible value to our company as we continue our efforts to expand our sustainable construction business and aggressively pursue opportunities in the rollout of turnkey COVID-19 testing facilities worldwide,” said Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of SG Blocks. “Maggie has spent decades deploying global capital in the real estate sector and has worked with many extremely knowledgeable leaders to develop a massive network of industry relationships. We look forward to benefiting from the knowledge and experience she has attained through her global capital finance activities as we implement our business plan.”
At JLL, Coleman leads a team that is primarily focused on cross-border capital deployment from global investors across Canada, EMEA and Asia Pacific. She is responsible for placing capital from international investors into JLL’s direct transactions, structuring recapitalizations and joint ventures, while also helping offshore capital acquire and finance JLL’s global investment portfolios and large single asset sales. Prior to its merger with JLL in 2008, Ms. Coleman worked as a Director within the M&A Advisory Services group of Staubach Capital Markets specializing in real estate structured financial solutions and investment banking.
Coleman earned a master’s degree from the University of Chicago in Political Economy and a bachelor’s degree in business economics & public policy (BEPP) and international business from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.