Mrs. Lavine added: "During his 18 years of outstanding service to the Company, Gil has played a leading and crucial role in all of the significant milestones in the Company's history. His excellent professional abilities, together with his leadership qualities, have made him into one of the cornerstones of the Company. On behalf of the Board of Directors and the entire Company, I would like to express our profound thanks and appreciation to Gil for his many invaluable contributions to the Group's growth in both global and local markets and to wish him the very best of luck and every success in his future endeavors."Gil Kotler commented: "It has been a privilege to play a part in the building of the Company, as well as in its impressive growth since 1998. I would like to thank Chaim Katzman and Dori Segal for all the professional knowledge, support and co-operation which they have given to me over all these years, and for the know-how and experience which I will be able to put to constructive use in my future career. I would also like to thank all of my colleagues at Gazit-Globe for their partnership and friendship throughout my time with the Company, and to wish Rachel and Adi every success in their new positions." About Gazit-Globe Gazit-Globe is one of the largest owners, developers and operators of predominantly supermarket-anchored shopping centers in major urban markets around the world. Gazit-Globe is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:GZT), the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:GZT) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE:GZT) and is included in the TA-25 and Real-Estate 15 indices in Israel. As of June 30, 2015 Gazit-Globe owns and operates 453 properties in more than 20 countries, with a gross leasable area of approximately 6.3 million square meters and a total value of approximately US$ 20 billion.
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