WATERTOWN, MA – LaSalle Investment Management, an internationally renowned real estate investment manager with offices in 24 countries, has been awarded best Best Cloud Initiative in the 12th annual American Financial Technology Awards for the firm’s exceptional deployment of the Dynamo™ platform. A Dynamo Software client since 2013, LaSalle has leveraged Dynamo’s™ configurability to optimize operations related to marketing, acquisitions investor relations and investor reporting across all of the firm’s global offices.
LaSalle’s implementation of Dynamo™ was led by Cindy Parker, the firm’s Chief Information Officer. Ms. Parker’s intensive collaboration with Dynamo leadership has provided LaSalle with a centralized, intuitive, and robust global data conduit for its fund managers, investor reporting teams, client relationship executives, and senior management.
“We are elated that LaSalle and Cindy Parker have received this prestigious honor from one of the alternative investment industry’s premier publications,” commented Dynamo Software CEO Krassen Draganov. “Cindy has been a highly valued partner in driving powerful, industry-specific innovations within Dynamo’s real estate product offerings. This award is well-deserved recognition for her expertise within financial technology, leadership in IT strategy, and dedication to creating a best-in-class investment management system for both their team and their investors.”
The American Financial Technology Awards are presented by Incisive Media, the publishers of Waters magazine and WatersTechnology.com. The awards program honors excellence in the deployment and management of financial technology within the asset management and investment banking industries.
About LaSalle Investment Management
LaSalle Investment Management is one of the world’s leading real estate investment managers with approximately $60 billion of private and public equity and private debt investments under management as of Q3 2016. LaSalle’s diverse client base includes public and private pension funds, insurance companies, governments, corporations, endowments and private individuals from across the globe. LaSalle sponsors a complete range of investment vehicles including separate accounts, open- and closed-end funds, public securities and entity-level investments. LaSalle is a wholly-owned, operationally independent subsidiary of Jones Lang LaSalle Inc. (NYSE: JLL), one of the world’s largest real estate companies. For more information please visit www.lasalle.com.
About Dynamo Software
Dynamo Software, formerly Netage Solutions, has provided premium industry-specific, configurable investment management and reporting software for the global alternative assets industry since 1998, including real estate investment firms, private equity and venture capital funds, hedge funds, prime brokers, foundations, funds of funds endowments, pension funds, and family offices. Intuitive and highly configurable, the Dynamo™ platform has improved the productivity of fundraising, deal, research, investor relationship, and portfolio management teams worldwide. Collectively, our 400+ clients manage over $1 trillion in assets. Media inquiries may be directed to Jason Doring at 617.612.5253 or jason(at)dynamosoftware(dot)com.