LaSalle Wins Best Cloud Initiative at the American Financial Technology Awards

CHICAGO (December 06, 2016) — LaSalle Investment Management is pleased to announce that it has earned the top placement at the American Financial Technology Awards (AFTAs), for the Best Cloud Initiative category, through the Company’s implementation of Dynamo™ customer relationship management (CRM) software.

LaSalle began deployment of Dynamo™ CRM software in 2013, as a means to optimize acquisitions, marketing, investor relations and investor reporting initiatives across all of its offices globally.

Cindy Parker, Global Chief Information Officer of LaSalle, commented, “I am proud that LaSalle has earned this award and the associated designation as a leading-edge investment manager. This award is consistent with our global initiative to drive productivity by embracing innovative technology that enhance the way we work, while enabling us to deliver greater level of service and performance for our clients.”

Hosted by Waters magazine and, the AFTAs recognize excellence in the deployment and management of financial technology within the asset management and investment banking communities.

The Best Cloud Initiative award is open to buy-side and sell-side firms, as well as exchanges, that demonstrate the greatest return on investment through deploying an internal cloud or integrating one or more third-party cloud environments. Additional information is available at



About Dynamo Software
Dynamo Software, Inc. has been a leading provider of industry-specific fund management and portfolio management software for the alternative asset investment industry since 1998, including institutional investors, family offices, private equity and venture capital funds, real estate investment firms, hedge funds, funds of funds, and prime brokers. Intuitive and highly configurable, the Dynamo™ platform has improved the productivity of deal, research, investor relationship, and portfolio management teams worldwide. Collectively, our 400+ clients manage over $1 trillion in assets.

About LaSalle Investment Management 
LaSalle Investment Management is one of the world's leading real estate investment managers. On a global basis, we manage approximately $77 billion of assets in private equity, debt and public real estate investments as of Q4 2021. The firm sponsors a complete range of investment vehicles including open- and closed-end funds, separate accounts and indirect investments. Our diverse client base includes public and private pension funds, insurance companies, governments, corporations, endowments and private individuals from across the globe. For more information please visit and LinkedIn.

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