Andre joined JLL Spark in May 2020 as a growth principal supporting the EMEA region. Previous to this role, Andre was Head of Technology for JLL’s engineering business in EMEA, where his team successfully created a global product that digitized the facilities management service model.
Andre brings more than 18 years of experience in corporate real estate, where he managed large teams in operational and technology roles that oversaw a portfolio of blue-chip clients across multiple sectors. Andre’s passion for PropTech is driven by the innovative technology that connects people and their buildings, enhanced efficiencies, and a more sustainable outcome for the environment.
In 2014, Andre co-founded a high-performance technology business specializing in intelligent building optimization using energy-efficient products, analytical platforms, and IoT devices throughout sub-Saharan Africa.
Arnaud is a growth principal for Continental Europe and has been heavily involved in the real estate market since 2008, typically in sales and business development roles.
Arnaud initially worked in the residential development sector in Dubai for four years, successfully launching and selling high-end projects. He moved back to his hometown of Paris in 2013, later joining the MIPIM market team (RX Global Group) to launch the “Innovation and Proptech” segment of the event. He developed the concept to become a central pillar of the event, culminating in creating the first European Startup Competition for real estate in 2015 and the “Propel” event series launch in 2016 (NYC, Paris) to help bridge the gap between the traditional real estate players and the industry’s newcomers. Arnaud overlooks the EMEA market and team for numerous real estate events: MIPIM, MAPIC and Propel, delivering growth and revenue targets for the company and a wealth of networking and business opportunities for clients.
Arnaud brings his industry expertise, strong network and real estate passion as he continues to contribute to the transformation of the built environment, driving growth and success among the portfolio of companies.
Sean is an investment principal at JLL Spark, covering the EMEA region. Previously, he served as a managing director at Stanley Ventures and Check24 Ventures.
Prior to working in corporate venture capital, Sean founded Carden Capital, an investment firm which managed a hedge fund and sub-advised several mutual funds. He was also at Allianz Capital Partners, where he completed leveraged buyouts and mezzanine debt investments in Western Europe. Sean began his career as an investment banking analyst at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.
Sean holds an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School, and a Masters in International Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. He also holds Business Administration and German language degrees from Pepperdine University, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He is based in Frankfurt, Germany.
Tanguy is an investment principal and offers more than 15 years of experience in real estate innovation and transformation. Prior to this role, Tanguy joined JLL Spark as a growth principal for EMEA in September 2018.
Tanguy has helped scale JLL’s online leasing business in EMEA (in six countries) while managing JLL’s partnership with Concrete VC to bring startup innovation into the JLL Core pillar. Tanguy was CMO, CDO, and a board member of JLL France from 2006 to 2015 with a track record of establishing data-driven innovation programs to generate incremental business and drive cultural change.
Achievements include building a data and business intelligence platform foundational to marketing and business transformation, the digitalization of the customer journey with the launch of the first GIS on the French real estate market (now NxT Office), and a joint venture with Se Loger Group on Webimm.fr. Before joining JLL, Tanguy started his career at Arthur Andersen, where he held digital marketing and brand management roles.