James Labastille

Senior Director


James is a Senior Director at Macro, A Savills Company, with over 20 years of experience in MEP system design, construction, and project management. As a certified electrical engineer and accomplished project executive, James has managed 25+ million square feet including tenant fit-outs for Class “A” commercial developments, complex broadcast and telecommunications facilities, mission critical facilities, and luxury retail sites. James has built his diverse skillset and expertise by leading the most technically challenging MEP/FP aspects of his projects, ensuring his ability to speak to all aspects of MEP design and consultation. Among his many project highlights throughout, James served as the MEP design lead for the first-ever North American LEED Platinum headquarters project that involved a huge array of renewable energy systems as well as other marquee HQ projects that were at the forefront of smart building technologies.

Prior to joining the firm, James co-led Syska & Hennessy Group’s MEP design services practice, where he was responsible for the technical execution of commercial infrastructure and tenant fit-out projects. James has held executive-level roles for nearly 15 years, ensuring the quality of work performance and client satisfaction. James holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University.