Professional Profiles

JOSE ANTONIO HAGG

Managing Director, Global Corporate Services – Latin America

Jose Antonio Hagg serves as a managing director for Newmark Knight Frank’s Global Corporate Services Latin America operation.  Mr. Hagg focuses on global and regional account requirements in the Latin America region on portfolio management, dispositions, acquisitions, renewals, real estate strategy.
 
Mr. Hagg has over 24 years of experience with a wide range of domestic and international corporations in the Mexico and Latin America markets. His successful career is distinguished by an extensive list of clients that include Pfizer, NSN (Nokia Siemens Networks) Schneider Electric, Tyco ADT, Covidien, Bayer, Novartis, General Electric, Nissan, Dow Chemical, IBM, EY, MetLife and Unilever.
 
Mr. Hagg has an Instructors License from BOMA to deliver the Ansi BOMA Office Standard course in Spanish with BOMA recognition. Additional, Mr. Hagg has held a CCIM designee since 2010, is former president of the Mexico Chapter for CoreNet Global, holds a MCR degree and is currently attending courses to gain a SLCR designation.
 
SIGNIFICANT TRANSACTIONS:
Pfizer
w  Disposition of a contaminated asset in Santiago de Chile, while complying with local and US
    regulations as well as corporate requirements and policies.
w  Disposition of a US $14M asset in Bogota, Colombia, while opening new sites in the cities of
    Medellín, Cali, Barranquilla and Bucaramanga.
w  Relocation of Pfizer headquarters office in Argentina, Peru, Costa Rica and Panama.
w  Delivery of new headquarters office in Honduras and El Salvador.
w  Negotiation of a satellite office in Venezuela.
Unilever
w  Portfolio management in Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Paraguay, Chile, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia,
    Bolivia, Brazil and Uruguay.
MetLife
w  Relocation of headquarters office in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
w  Lease termination, asset sale and relocation of Montevideo, Uruguay headquarters office.
w  Sale of structurally damaged site in Santiago, Chile and disposition on leased and owned sites
    throughout Chile.
w  Relocation study for headquarters office in Bogotá, Colombia.
 
OTHER IMPORTANT OPERATIONS:
w  Sale of a 10,000 m2 land site for the Reforma 222 development.
w  Sale of a 78,088 m2 land site for the Mediterranea housing and office development in Santa
    Fe located next to the ABC Hospital.
w  Sale of 380,000 m2 Kodak property in Guadalajara, Jalisco.
 
Mr. Hagg holds degrees from some of Mexico City's most prestigious universities, including an Architecture degree from Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico; Real Estate Appraisal degree from Universidad Autonoma de Zacatecas. Additionally, Mr. Hagg holds a license with SHIF as a certified appraiser.
JOSE ANTONIO HAGG
Managing Director, Global Corporate Services – Latin America
Mexico City
 
Newmark Knight Frank
Corporativo Espacio Santa Fe
Carr. México-Toluca 5420 – PH 1
Santa Fe, CDMX 05320
jose.hagg@ngkf.com.mx
T 52.55.5980.2000
 
Areas of Specialization
  • Global Corporate Services
  • Office
  • Retail
  • Industrial
  • Portfolio/Transaction Management
  • Appraisals
  • Finance
Years of Experience
24 years