LaSalle Named a 2018 Best Place to Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments
CHICAGO AND BALTIMORE (December 11, 2018) — LaSalle Investment Management is pleased to announce it has been named a Best Place to Work in Money Management for 2018 by Pensions & Investments (P&I).
The sixth-annual survey and recognition program hosted by P&I is dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers in the money management industry. This is the fourth time LaSalle has earned a ranking within this survey, and the firm’s third-consecutive year being recognized. For a complete list of the 2018 winners and write-ups, visit www.pionline.com/BPTW2018.
Amy B. Resnick, P&I Editor, said: “Building a winning culture isn't simple. The companies identified in this report take great care when it comes to listening to their employees and tailoring workplace policies to support employee growth, retention and readiness for future job promotions.”
Jason Kern, LaSalle Americas CEO, said: “It is an honor to once again be recognized as a best place to work in our industry by P&I. While client service and investment performance are top priorities at LaSalle, this award is a direct reflection of the employee-focused culture and values that are embedded throughout the firm, and that have guided us for 40 years.”
Lisa Kaufman, LaSalle Securities CEO, added: “As fiduciaries for our clients, we understand the important role that employees play to deliver a differentiated level of service. This award recognizes our emphasis on maintaining a collaborative atmosphere that ultimately benefits our clients and employees alike.”
Pensions & Investments partnered with Best Companies Group, an independent research firm specializing in identifying great places to work, to conduct a two-part survey process of employers and their employees. The first portion consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second portion consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies.
About Pensions & Investments
Pensions & Investments, owned by Crain Communications Inc., is the 45-year-old global news source of money management. P&I is written for executives at defined benefit and defined contribution retirement plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, as well as those at investment management and other investment-related firms. Pensions & Investments provides timely and incisive coverage of events affecting the money management and retirement businesses. Visit www.pionline.com to learn more.
About LaSalle Investment Management
LaSalle Investment Management, Inc. (together with its global investment advisory affiliates, “LaSalle”) is one of the world’s leading real estate investment managers. LaSalle on a global basis manages approximately $60.5 billion as of Q3 2018 of private and public equity and private debt investments. LaSalle’s diverse client base includes public and private pension funds, insurance companies, governments, corporations, endowments and private individuals from across the globe. LaSalle sponsors a complete range of investment vehicles including separate accounts, open- and closed-end funds, public securities and entity-level investments. LaSalle Investment Management, Inc. is a wholly-owned, operationally independent subsidiary of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE: JLL), one of the world’s largest real estate companies. For more information please visit www.lasalle.com.
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