Verdion hires former Macquarie managing director

European logistics property specialist Verdion has hired former Macquarie Capital senior managing director Jonathan Harris. Harris will join the board of the firm as non-executive director. He has led more than £30bn of corporate and asset-level transactions, capital raising and financings across both private and public capital markets. He also co-found PLP (formerly Peel Logistics) in 2016 during his time as Macquarie Capital’s head of European real estate. Michael Hughes, chief executive of Verdion, said: “Over the next year Verdion will increase focus on investment and asset management, alongside its strong development portfolio, and see a greater European reach –