JLL has named former Dell Technologies Chief Product Officer Sharad Rastogi to lead JLL Technologies (JLLT). Based in San Francisco, Rastogi will lead product strategy and engineering execution of JLLT’s revenue-generating technology offerings, helping to unlock data-driven insights and experiences, while improving the efficiency and ROI of clients’ real estate portfolios.
“Sharad Rastogi brings impressive tech visionary credentials with a background in growing billion-dollar businesses,” said Mihir Shah, co-CEO at JLLT. “His expertise will be immensely valuable in charting the course of our technology offerings and driving results for clients.”
At Dell, where he served as senior vice president of its $3 billion-plus Data Protection Division, he was responsible for a diverse portfolio of software and appliances. Prior to that, Rastogi held senior roles in general management, products, marketing, corporate development and strategy at leading companies including Cisco, JDSU, Avid and Bain. He is also an adviser to Boston University’s College of Engineering.
Rastogi holds an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, a master’s degree in manufacturing engineering from Boston University, and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in New Delhi.
“Technology’s evolution and rapid acceleration have laid the foundation for building powerful solutions that solve the real-world problems facing commercial real estate today,” said Rastogi. “With its technology expertise, high-quality data and strong client relationships, JLLT is well positioned to succeed in this space.”