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Current Responsibilities
Dan Probst serves in two key roles at Jones Lang LaSalle. Mr. Probst was the founding member of Jones Lang LaSalle’s Global Environmental Sustainability Board and currently serves as Chairman of Energy and Sustainability Services (ESS). He is responsible for developing and delivering products and services to help clients reduce energy costs and their real estate related environmental footprint through innovative portfolio and occupancy strategies, workplace standards, and operating practices.

In his other major responsibility, Mr. Probst returns as Director of Engineering & Operations (E&O), managing a service group that has increased considerably in scope since his previous tenure. He is charged with evolving and refining Jones Lang LaSalle’s E&O offering and driving innovative industry leadership in technical services for large owners and occupiers of office, retail and industrial space, as well as key growth sectors such as bio-pharma, healthcare and data centers. Since sound engineering and operations practices are a key to real estate sustainability, Mr. Probst facilitates an environment for maximum teamwork and productivity between the two groups.

Experience
In his 30 years in commercial real estate—including 23 with Jones Lang LaSalle—Mr. Probst has played key roles in diverse areas of the business. Early in his career, he led the development of Jones Lang LaSalle’s Facility Management business. While overseeing the firm’s Engineering and Operations group, Mr. Probst launched the firm’s Energy Services and Mobile Engineering practices. Prior to that he oversaw two of the firm’s largest corporate clients, serving as Account COO responsible for 35 million-square and a team of over 600 employees, and Account Manager in charge of 165 employees serving 13 million square feet.

Education and Affiliations
Mr. Probst has a Mechanical Engineering degree from Purdue University and an MBA from Indiana University. He is a registered Professional Engineer and LEED Accredited Professional.