Richard B. Dale

Richard B. Dale

Senior Managing Director, Project Management Services
Savills Studley - Chicago
+1 312 595 2938

Industry Specialities

Service Specialities

Corporate Real Estate / Project Management professional with over 30 years of project & development management experience across multiple industry sectors including financial, energy, legal, corporate and not-for profit.  Areas of expertise include marketing, team leadership & development, strategic planning, architectural design and construction management.

Professional Expertise

Rich joined Savills Studley in 2000 to lead the Chicago Project Management Services Group. A 28-year industry veteran, Rich has personally managed over five million square feet of projects across the country for prominent clients including Exelon, Groupon, American Bar Association, Harmon International and Serta Mattress. 

Prior to joining Savills Studley, Rich was Vice President and Region Team Leader of Jones Lang LaSalle’s project management group, where his team managed projects totaling over 2 million square feet. Since joining Savills Studley, Rich has completed projects totaling over 3 million square feet and over $500 million in overall project costs. 

Rich specializes in project management from pre-lease through construction, move-in and project closeout. Working closely with major space users, Rich’s strategic approach ensures that project objectives are achieved on schedule and on budget, to the highest quality standards. Rich directs all aspects of the project process, lending expertise in the areas of independent consultant and vendor selection, programming, alternatives analysis, bidding, procurement, construction progress, specification compliance, furniture installation and relocation.

Activities & Achievements

Rich is a member of the Kansas State University Dean’s Advisory Council and the Chicago Chapter of Kansas State Alumni Association.


Rich is a graduate of Kansas State University and a licensed architect in the state of Illinois.  Additionally, Rich is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Illinois.

Transaction Volume

5 million SF


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