News release

JLL named one of Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies

List recognizes JLL’s industry reputation for social responsibility, global competitiveness and quality of management

February 01, 2021

CHICAGO, Feb 1, 2021 – JLL (NYSE: JLL) has been again named to Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Companies list. The list is a major authority on corporate reputations compiled each year by Fortune and Korn Ferry through a survey of 3,820 executives, directors and securities analysts. This year, JLL was recognized for social responsibility, global competitiveness and quality of management.

“JLL’s purpose is to shape the future of real estate for a better world, working in close partnership with our clients and all our stakeholders,” said Christian Ulbrich, JLL CEO. “We are therefore very proud to again be included on Fortune’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies.”

Fortune's list of World's Most Admired Companies recognizes organizations with the strongest reputations within and across industries. Korn Ferry, a global management consulting firm, has worked with FORTUNE each year since 1997 to select and rank the Most Admired Companies and identify why they are highly regarded.

The World's Most Admired Companies list, and more information on how the rankings were determined, can be found on the Fortune website.

Clients and third-party organizations continue to recognize JLL globally for its ethics, corporate citizenship and commitment to being an employer of choice. JLL has received the following U.S. and global awards in the last year:

  • Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index
  • Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America
  • Drucker Institute WSJ Management Top 250
  • Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies
  • Newsweek America’s Most Responsible Companies

About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. JLL shapes the future of real estate for a better world by using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities. JLL is a Fortune 500 company with annual revenue of $18.0 billion in 2019, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of over 92,000 as of September 30, 2020. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit