Managing Director, Global Head of Innovation and Technology
Ferguson Partners

Linda J. Isaacson leads Ferguson Partners’ Global Innovation and Technology practice out of the firm’s New York office. Her practice concentrates on innovation, digital transformation, disruptive technologies and other trends impacting the real estate, hospitality, senior housing, infrastructure, engineering and construction industries.

A proven initiator and strategic thinker, Linda has a well-documented record of success in senior management, advanced analytics, competitive strategies and business intelligence. She focuses on aligning C-Suite and Board leadership with cutting-edge technologies and creative processes that will drive the next wave of disruption in the built environment, including the innovation and digitization that impacts Big Data, PropTech, FinTech and ConTech. Her prior role in executive management for a Fortune 500 company focused on driving revenue growth through predictive analytics and technological initiatives.

Linda is a ULI Global Governing Trustee and on the Board of the ULI Americas Executive Committee. She also serves as Chair of the Urban Land Institute’s Global Exchange Council; Member of ULI’s New York Real Estate Technology and Innovation Council; Board Member for CREtech, a platform for thought leaders in the commercial real estate tech sector; and Advisory Board Member for Women in PropTech, a nonprofit dedicated to growing the number of female leaders in the PropTech industry. Linda also sits on several Advisory Tech Start-Up Boards and holds leadership positions in numerous real estate and technology-focused organizations. Linda is also a member of the Global Leadership Board of FuturePlace, a resource for business leaders, technologists, investors and innovators. She holds a Master’s degree in Education from Boston University, a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami and a certificate from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School Aresty Institute of Executive Education in “Business Analytics: From Data To Insights.”

Speaking at the Following:

Feb 4

Thursday, February 4, 2021

Global Exchange Council Meeting

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

2:00      Welcome Linda J. Isaacson, (GEC Chair, ULI GGT) MD, Global Head of Innovation + Technology, Ferguson Partners New York, NY   2:05     Keynote Presentation: Dr. Parag Khanna Founder & Managing Partner, Future Map, London, UK   2:30     Panel Discussion Moderator: Chris Choa, (GEC Member, ULI GGT) Executive Director, Outcomist, London, UK Guest Speaker: Sean C. […]