JLL strengthens PDS Team in the West

JLL announced that Kevin Tranbarger has been named as West Coast Multi-Site Projects Lead for its Project and Development Services (PDS) team. Tranbarger previous served as Senior Director of Retail Projects for JLL Asia Pacific.
Based in the firm’s Irvine, California office, Tranbarger will now oversee the direction, management and execution of significant multi-site retail, healthcare, industrial, commercial, institutional project management assignments for JLL in the West Coast including ground up development, renovation and tenant improvements. Additionally, he will aid in company growth and business development in the region.
“JLL is continually looking to enhance its multimarket service offerings to its clients with multi-site program and project management being a key growth area," said Adam Lutz, West Client Solutions Executive. "Kevin is the perfect fit to grow our multi-site practice on the West Coast with his vast global experience and deep understanding of our industry sectors.”
Tranbarger spent 26 years in Asia Pacific, most recently with JLL, where he was responsible for growing the firm’s portfolio of retail clients across the design, project management and construction fields.  Previously, he served as Vice President, Global Store Development for DFS (an LVMH Group Company) followed by a stint of consulting with MAD Network, before joining JLL in Hong Kong.
JLL Project and Development Services is a leader in the development, design, construction and branding of commercial real estate projects for the world’s most prominent corporations, educational institutions, public jurisdictions, healthcare organizations, industrial facilities, retailers, hotels, sports facilities and real estate owners. Ranked No. 1 Top Development Company by Modern Healthcare, No. 3 in Building Design + Construction’s 2019 Construction Management Giants survey, and No. 2 on Engineering News-Record’s 2020 list of Top 50 Program Management Firms and No. 3 on their 2020 list of Top 100 Construction Management-for-Fee Firms, JLL’s project management team comprises 6,800 project managers across 80 countries and is actively managing $99.4 billion under construction.
About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. JLL shapes the future of real estate for a better world by using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities. JLL is a Fortune 500 company with annual revenue of $19.4 billion, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 98,000 as of December 31, 2021. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit

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