JLL Southampton expands industrial agency team

L-R: JLL Southampton Industrial Team: Simon Woodruff, Luke Mort, Jonathan Manhire

Property consultancy Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) has expanded its South Coast Industrial agency team with the appointment of Luke Mort.

Luke, who joins as a senior surveyor from Portsmouth-based Holloway Iliffe & Mitchell. will be responsible for industrial and logistics agency across the South Coast region, while also assisting the national industrial and logistics team based in its London office.

Luke Mort, senior surveyor said: “I am delighted to join such an established and well respected national firm.

As an experienced surveyor acting for private, local authority and institutional landlords along the South Coast. I am keen to expand JLL’s local coverage while increasing the disposal and acquisition of multi-let schemes for existing and future clients.,which we are well placed to provide with our team’s knowledge and experience of the local market.”

Commenting on the appointment Jonathan Manhire, associate director at JLL Southampton, said:

“Through his wealth of experience of the local market and the commercial agency, Luke is a fantastic addition to the industrial team here at JLL.

“We are involved in some great speculative developments in Southampton and across the Solent. As our business continues to grow, we’re really pleased to have Luke’s expertise to meet the growing demand for our services.”

The industrial team is based in JLL’s Southampton office and not only covers Hampshire but extends across Dorset, East and West Sussex.