Avison Young bolsters industrial platform with addition of Director of Client Operations

Patricia Perman Avison Young Director of Client Operations October 3, 2023

Patricia Perman will spearhead growth of industrial business across the U.S. and strengthen globally

Los Angeles, CA – Avison Young today announces the addition of Patricia Perman as Principal and Director of Client Operations, Industrial. As leader of the firm’s industrial business operations, Perman will continue to grow Avison Young’s client base, amplifying the firm’s industrial footprint across the U.S. and augmenting the platform globally.  

“Paty has a solid reputation in the industrial sector, bringing a high energy and passion to grow our industrial operations around the country and beyond,” said Harry Klaff, Avison Young Principal and U.S. President. “Her leadership will ensure robust operations support for every client – occupiers, investors and the public sector.”

Perman brings more than 20 years of top-notch experience in commercial real estate. She most recently served as Senior Vice President of Operations at Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) where she managed daily operations for the firm’s industrial business across the U.S. Perman spent much of her career with JLL in various positions, including leadership roles in organizational management, business development, and marketing.

"I've always admired Avison Young's growth and trajectory and to now be a part of their dynamic journey is exciting,” said Perman. “This business is about more than just transactions; it's about people and culture along with a shared passion and vision. I am committed to driving our collective success to new heights and I look forward to partnering with Avison Young's stellar industrial team and servicing our wide array of clients."

Perman will be based in Avison Young’s Los Angeles office and serve on the firm’s U.S. Executive Committee.

Avison Young creates real economic, social and environmental value as a global real estate advisor, powered by people. As a private company, our clients collaborate with an empowered partner who is invested in their success. Our integrated talent realizes the full potential of real estate by using global intelligence platforms that provide clients with insights and advantage. Together, we can create healthy, productive workplaces for employees, cities that are centers for prosperity for their citizens, and built spaces and places that create a net benefit to the economy, the environment and the community.

Avison Young is a 2023 winner of the Canada's Best Managed Companies Platinum Club designation, having retained its Best Managed designation for 12 consecutive years.

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