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 with a focus on portfolio management, dispositions, acquisitions, renewals, real estate strategy.

Mr. Hagg has over 23 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 president of the Mexico Chapter for Corenet Global, holds a MCR degree and currently is currently attending courses to gain a SLCR designation.

SIGNIFICANT TRANSACTIONS:

Pfizer

Disposition of a contaminated asset in Santiago de Chile, while complying with local and US regulations as well as corporate requirements and policies.

Disposition of a US $14M asset in Bogota, Colombia, while opening new sites in the cities of Medellín, Cali, Barranquilla and Bucaramanga.

Relocation of Pfizer headquarters office in Argentina, Peru, Costa Rica and Panama.

Delivery of new headquarters office in Honduras and El Salvador.

Negotiation of a satellite office in Venezuela.

 

Unilever

Portfolio management in Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Paraguay, Chile, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia, Bolivia, Brazil and Uruguay.

MetLife

Relocation of headquarters office in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Lease termination, asset sale and relocation of Montevideo, Uruguay headquarters office.

Sale of structurally damaged site in Santiago, Chile and disposition on leased and owned sites throughout Chile.

Relocation study for headquarters office in Bogotá, Colombia.

 

OTHER IMPORTANT OPERATIONS:

Sale of a 10,000 m2 land site for the Reforma 222 development.

Sale of a 78,088 m2 land site for the Mediterranea housing and office development in Santa Fe located next to the ABC Hospital.

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
23 years