Jean-Francois Gillard is a Senior Managing Director and the Global Leader for fund accounting & administration services within CBRE’s Investment Accounting & Reporting Solutions group. Based in Amsterdam, Jean-Francois leads the global management team and is responsible for all investment administration activities as well as the financial performance of the business line. He works closely with other CBRE leaders to ensure seamless and integrated service delivery to clients. Jean-Francois is focused on building a cohesive and diverse team to drive collaboration among all CBRE business lines around the globe, leveraging CBRE capabilities to deliver fully-integrated services to global investment managers and institutional investors.
Prior to his current role, Jean-Francois was Chief Financial and Operations Officer of CBRE Global Investors Asia Pacific, where he also served as a member of the Asia Executive Committee and Asia Investment Committee.
Jean-Francois joined CBRE in 2011 during the acquisition of ING Real Estate Investment Management. Before joining ING Real Estate Investment Management in 2007, he accumulated more than 15 years of experience in commercial and investment banking. Jean-Francois started his career with Bank Brussels Lambert in 1990 and held several commercial banking positions in Brussels, Singapore and Malaysia. He continued his career with ING following its acquisition of Bank Brussels Lambert in 1998. While with ING, he served as the Country Manager for ING Barings Greater China, as well as the Malaysia Country Manager and a Board Member of ING Insurance Bhd.
- University de Namur, Namur, Belgium