JLL Valuation Advisory Taps John Oates as Managing Director in Tampa
JLL Valuation Advisory has tapped John Oates as a Managing Director on the firm’s Renewable Energy Valuation team in Tampa. In his new role, Oates will help build out a best-in-class infrastructure platform.
Oates will report to Managing Director Mike Bammel, National Head of the Renewable Energy Valuation team, which is part of the Infrastructure group led by Managing Director David Dominy. He has nearly 50 years of experience in structured finance primarily with sale-leaseback valuations, which includes pioneering valuations of facility leases for automobile manufacturing plants and suppliers; steel mills; oil, gas and chemical assets; semiconductors and power plants, including coal, gas, nuclear and renewable energy facilities.
Renewable Energy Valuation platform was added to JLL Valuation Advisory services last fall to as part of Valuation Advisory’s growing platform. Due to increased client demand, the team plans on hiring more people in the near future. Oates joins more than 200 U.S. professionals who provide industry-leading valuation, market analytics and advisory services for a wide range of property types.
David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector.
Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA.
David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.