Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

News Release

Shanghai

Jones Lang LaSalle Establishes First Joint Venture Company in China with Yuexiu Group

JV company to manage Guangzhou International Finance Center


Yuexiu Group and Jones Lang LaSalle jointly announced that they will establish a joint venture company to provide high-quality property and asset management services to Guangzhou International Finance Center and other major developments owned by Yuexiu Group. This partnership enables both companies to combine their complementary competencies—strong local market knowledge and expertise with international best practices to set a new standard in China’s commercial real estate industry. Yuexiu Group General Manager Zhang Zhaoxing, Guangzhou Urban Construction Development Co Ltd Deputy Managing Director Liang Youpan, Jones Lang LaSalle Guangzhou Managing Director Jex Ng, and Jones Lang LaSalle Greater China Head of Regional Asset Management James Peterson attended the signing ceremony to formalize the joint venture company.

The 103-story Guangzhou International Finance Center is 432 meters tall with 450,000 sq meters. Comparable to Hong Kong ifc in stature and size, the Guangzhou International Finance Center is currently the tallest building in Southern China as well as one of the top ten skyscrapers in the world.  

 “As a leading global real estate service provider, Jones Lang LaSalle is very pleased to have the opportunity to work together with Yuexiu Group to establish a joint venture company that will provide first-class property asset management services to Guangzhou International Finance Center and other major developments owned by Yuexiu Group. This has been an important milestone in the development in the real estate industry in China,” said Jex Ng, Managing Director at Jones Lang LaSalle Guangzhou. “We firmly believe that the joint venture will be a win-win partnership and will provide leading property and asset services to the Chinese market by combining global best practices and professional capabilities with local knowledge.  We aim is to develop a long-term strategic cooperation with Yuexiu Group and ensure we deliver  high quality services to Guangzhou International Finance Center and the group’s other major developments, and to continually add more value to the properties.”

As an industry leader in property and asset management services, Jones Lang LaSalle manages a portfolio of approximately 1.4 billion sq ft worldwide. The Firm has been the manager and service provider of many world-class landmark buildings such as Beijing National Stadium, Beijing Capital International Airport Terminal 3, and Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal. “At Jones Lang LaSalle, property management service is not merely maintaining the physical condition of the property. It means a long-term commitment to add value to the property and optimize the investment portfolio with a view to create a sustainable environment,” notes James Wong, Head of Property and Asset Management at Jones Lang LaSalle Greater China.