Olivier Maene

Global Practice Lead, Innovation - Analytics

  • Savannah
  • 2 E. Bryan Street, Suite 403
  • Savannah, GA 31401 United States

Based out of Savannah, GA Olivier leads the Analytics team for Avison Young’s Innovation Practice. He joined Avison Young in 2019 and focuses on developing analytics products around market, industry and operations data to support strategic decision-making. Drawing on his background in both fine arts and geography, Olivier leads a team that blends elements of design and data science in order to craft meaningful and engaging visualizations for our clients and leadership teams.

Since joining Avison Young, Olivier has led the deployment of a global analytics platform at the intersection of data and technology and has played a key role in supporting some of the firm’s largest multi-market clients. Working in tandem with the Product, GIS, Data and Insights leads on the Innovation team, Olivier has also played a pivotal role in the development of Avison Young’s market intelligence tools that proactively navigate clients through the global real estate market.


Prior to joining Avison Young, Olivier led the development of JLL’s Business Intelligence platform in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast U.S., developing a suite of analytical tools that support the firm’s clients as well as internal brokerage, operations and advisory practices. While at JLL, Olivier supported prominent corporate clients such as hospitality giants Royal Caribbean, Norwegian and Carnival Cruise Lines and other clients in the financial, healthcare and professional services sector.

Olivier holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Architectural History from the Savannah College of Art and Design and a Master of Science in Urban Studies from the universities of Brussels, Vienna, Copenhagen and Madrid (4Cities program).