About + Leadership + Shawn Janus

Shawn Janus

Director, Development

Shawn oversees business development and executive project strategy in the Midwest. He is a seasoned professional with over 30 years’ experience in commercial real estate, including 20 years specializing in the healthcare sector.

Shawn’s background includes Senior Vice President at Pacific Medical Buildings where he was responsible for the firm’s geographic expansion and served as a development executive. Previously, he was Managing Director, Healthcare Solutions at JLL where he founded the firm’s healthcare practice and developed their strategy to penetrate the market.  Prior to JLL, he was an Executive Vice President with Lillibridge and was responsible for all acquisition and development activities.  During the course of his career, Shawn has acquired more than $1 billion in healthcare assets and has developed projects with a market value greater than $800 million.

Shawn received his master’s degree in Finance and Marketing from Northwestern University and his Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from the University of Illinois. He serves on the Healthcare and Life Sciences Council of ULI, is a member of BOMA and is a licensed Broker in the State of Illinois. He resides in the Chicago area and enjoys golfing, biking and spending time with his family.