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Avison Young welcomes Los Angeles-based Chandler Larsen to its 2020 Principal classMarch 12, 2020
Larsen joins more than 600 Principals at leading Principal-owned and -led global commercial real estate firm
Los Angeles – Christopher Cooper, Avison Young Principal and Managing Director of the firm’s Southern California region, announced today that Chandler Larsen has been named Avison Young Principal, based in the firm’s downtown Los Angeles office. The distinction marks an important milestone at the leading Principal-owned and -led global commercial real estate firm. As a private and Principal-led organization, the firm’s culture is built on collaboration and taking a longer-term view to meet client needs.
“Chandler has consistently been an impressive and successful broker since he joined us five years ago, and is truly deserving of this promotion to Principal,” said Cooper. “His steadfast commitment to serving his clients, while meeting their goals and objectives, has afforded them with superior results that foster lasting relationships. He is an excellent example of Avison Young’s culture of putting our clients and their long-term success first.”
Larsen is an office leasing specialist, focused on a variety of industries, including national law firms, entertainment, technology and financial services. He previously served as a Senior Vice President. Throughout his career at Avison Young, Larsen has been an active member and leader with the firm. Over the past two years, Chandler has played key roles in several large transactions totaling 1.3 million square feet of lease transactions, making him Avison Young Southern California’s 2019 #5 producer.
For the last four years, Larsen has acted as Avison Young’s Regional Emerging Leaders Ambassador. In his role, Larsen has gone above and beyond all expectations to connect with other Avison Young Emerging Leaders, as well as other professionals, to grow the program and welcome new colleagues to the firm. Chandler holds a Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Development and Planning from USC and is a member of Los Angeles Commercial Realty Association (LACRA), Athletes Touch, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), and University of Southern California Board of Counselors.
“It is a true honor to be joining such an outstanding group of industry leaders and partners,” said Larsen. “I have tremendous respect for our firm’s Principal-led culture and look forward to the incredible opportunities ahead at Avison Young.”
Avison Young has more than 600 Principals globally. Principals of Avison Young are industry leaders who exemplify the firm’s partnership structure, collaborative culture and client-centric business model. In addition, Principals have distinguished themselves in their fields of expertise while embracing the company’s dedication to corporate and social responsibility and sustainability.
Avison Young is the world’s fastest-growing commercial real estate services firm. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Avison Young is a collaborative, global firm owned and operated by its Principals. Founded in 1978, with legacies dating back more than 200 years, the company comprises thousands of real estate professionals in more than 100 offices around the world. The firm’s experts provide value-added, client-centric investment sales, leasing, advisory, management and financing services to clients across the office, retail, industrial, multi-family and hospitality sectors.
Avison Young is a 2020 winner of the Canada's Best Managed Companies Platinum Club designation, having retained its Best Managed designation for nine consecutive years.
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