Jean-Marie Tritant

Jean-Marie Tritant
Jean-Marie Tritant currently serves as US President for Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) as well as being a member of the Group’s global Senior Management Team (SMT).

In the US, Tritant oversees 1,100 professionals engaged in the day-to-day management, design, and development of URW’s shopping center and airport assets. On a global basis, in addition to leading airport expansion and digital innovation strategies, he is focused on leveraging the company’s size and scale to forge international leasing partnerships, especially with the many established and emerging digital native vertical brands (DNVBs) seeking to expand into physical retail in both Europe and the United States.

URW’s US portfolio includes some of the most iconic and productive retail destinations in the world, including: Westfield Century City (winner of the prestigious 2018 MAPIC Award as the World’s Best Redeveloped Center) and Westfield Topanga & The Village in Los Angeles; Westfield UTC in San Diego; Westfield Valley Fair in Silicon Valley; Westfield World Trade Center in New York City and Westfield Garden State Plaza in New Jersey as well as a portfolio of six U.S. airport destinations, including Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD).

First joining the former Unibail-Rodamco in 1997 within the company’s Offices Division, Tritant was subsequently promoted to Head of Asset Management, then Managing Director of Retail – France, and finally Group Chief Operating Officer. He holds a degree from ESC Dijon (France) and a master’s degree from Paris-Sorbonne University in commercial real estate, a qualification recognized by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.