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Kerry Hawkins Joins Greystar as Senior Director, Life Science Investment Management

Charleston, SC-based Greystar Real Estate Partners has welcomed Kerry Hawkins to the company as senior director, life science investment management to expand Greystar’s life science asset management function in the US and the overall life science leasing efforts.

Hawkins will be responsible for supporting 74M, a 468,000 square-foot, 18-storey office and lab development located in Somerville, MA. Hawkins will also handle additional life science developments under contract.

Hawkins has 22 years of commercial real estate experience, including strategic asset repositioning, landlord advisory, corporate strategy and capital markets. She also has extensive transaction experience coupled with significant valuation and financial expertise.

Prior to joining Greystar, Hawkins was senior director, capital markets at JLL where she was responsible for driving revenue, sales lead generation and relationship management with owners and capital sources in the commercial real estate industry. Before that, she was first VP, suburban brokerage at CBRE.


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