News release

New leadership for JLL Office Leasing in Northern Sydney

JLL appoints Jaime Kernaghan as Head of Office Leasing – Northern Sydney

January 19, 2024

Will Hamilton

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SYDNEY, 19 January 2024 – JLL has announced the appointment of Jaime Kernaghan as the Head of Office Leasing – Northern Sydney. Mr Kernaghan, a seasoned professional with 11 years of experience at JLL, will lead the team in driving growth and seizing opportunities in the Northern Sydney market.

Mr Kernaghan takes over the role from Paul Lynch, who has been instrumental in leading the North Sydney Office Leasing business for the past 13 years. Mr Lynch, after 25 years at JLL, will continue to contribute to the firm's success as JLL's Head of Northern Sydney.

During his time at JLL, Jaime has led major leasing appointments across the North Shore. Some of his projects include 799 Pacific Highway, Northpoint Tower at 100 Miller Street, 90 Arthur Street, 67 Albert Ave and 465 Victoria Ave.

Will Hamilton, JLL’s Head of Office Leasing NSW, said, “Jaime's deep understanding of our business and strategy, combined with exceptional leadership skills and experience, make him the ideal candidate to lead our Northern Sydney Office Leasing business.

“JLL remains committed to delivering innovative real estate solutions in the Northern Sydney market and beyond. The appointment of Jaime Kernaghan as the new Head of Office Leasing – Northern Sydney, positions JLL for continued success in driving growth and excellence,” said Mr Hamilton.

Speaking on his appointment, Mr Kernaghan said, “I’m incredibly excited to be taking over the management of JLL’s leasing business in Northern Sydney. Our team has never been in a stronger position and I look forward to building on it with the support of my direct team, Paul’s continued involvement and the wider JLL business.”

Speaking on his decision to step down from the Northern Sydney Leasing role, Mr Lynch said, “Having worked alongside Jaime for a decade, his fortitude, dedication, and enthusiasm for our business is steadfast. I will continue to work with the NSW Leadership Executive and lead JLL’s broader Northern Sydney business. I look forward to working many years alongside Jaime and his leadership of our exceptional Northern Sydney leasing business.”

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