Jon Zehner '79 

Member, Board of Visitors

Jon Zehner '79  has been LaSalle’s Global Head of Capital Markets since March 2012 and is responsible for leading LaSalle’s activities worldwide relating to client relations, capital raising, new product development, merchant banking, and large scale, cross-border strategic investments.  Jon joined LaSalle from AREA Property Partners where he was a Senior Director since 2009 and previously enjoyed a 28 year career at JP Morgan Chase & Co, where he held a number of senior positions including Global Head of Real Estate Investment Banking and Head of sub-Saharan Africa.  Jon is an active leader in a number of industry organisations.  He serves as Chair of the Cambridge Land Economy Advisory Board of the University of Cambridge and as a Trustee and member of the Board of Directors of the Urban Land Institute.  Jon holds an A.B. in Economics from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration.

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