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Global Lighting Partnership to Lead Transformation in Corporate Real Estate

September 25, 2012

SINGAPORE, September 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

        - Industry leaders partner to deliver energy-efficient Philips lighting
          solutions to Jones Lang LaSalle clients
        - Partnership provides platform to drive sustainable transformation in energy
          use in global commercial real estate markets

Royal Philips Electronics [http://www.philips.com ] (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), the global
leader in lighting and Jones Lang LaSalle [http://www.joneslanglasalle.com ], (NYSE:JLL),
the global financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate, have
entered into a partnership agreement to deliver energy-efficient lighting and energy
management solutions to all Jones Lang LaSalle clients.

This is the first time two leaders in the corporate real estate and lighting
industries are working together on this scale to change the way commercial and industrial
interiors are illuminated with LED
[http://www.lighting.philips.com/main/lightcommunity/trends/led/index.wpd ] and
energy-efficient solutions. The global agreement starts in Asia Pacific and will be scaled
up to cover the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

“Our partnership with Jones Lang LaSalle and our extensive portfolio in lighting
solutions will allow us to help drive the adoption of energy-efficient and sustainable
lighting solutions on a large scale in the commercial real estate space,” said Harjit
Gill, Chief Executive Officer for Philips in ASEAN & Pacific. “This partnership will
further demonstrate our capabilities to manage global lighting consultancy services to
maximize value for our customers.”

Michael Raphael, Head of Supply Chain Management and Procurement for Jones Lang
LaSalle, said: “Jones Lang LaSalle is pleased to partner with Philips to present a global
lighting solution to companies worldwide. This agreement has the potential to drive
environmental change while meeting corporate aspirations to move to LED and other low
energy options. Our partnership with Philips is an important step in helping our clients
to identify opportunities to lower energy usage, deliver more productive workspaces and,
in some cases, obtain carbon credits.”

“The agreement can offer energy savings of up to USD 100million a year for Jones Lang
LaSalle clients in Asia Pacific, changing the way commercial and industrial interiors are
illuminated. In Asia Pacific alone, Jones Lang LaSalle manages more than 70 million light
points for over 150 corporate clients. Given the global scale of the partnership, this has
the potential to drive significant energy savings as approximately 40 percent of
electricity consumption in buildings is related to lighting,” said Raphael.

Both companies will also provide consultancy on energy management with intelligent
lighting solutions and controls with new and existing customers.

About Royal Philips Electronics

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a diversified health and
well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in
the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. Headquartered in the
Netherlands, Philips posted 2011 sales of EUR 22.6 billion and employs approximately
122,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. The company is a
leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting
solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming, home and
portable entertainment and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at


About Jones Lang LaSalle

Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm
specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams
worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real
estate. With 2011 global revenue of $3.6 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70
countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 200 corporate offices. The
firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a
portfolio of approximately 2.1 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment
Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest
and most diverse in real estate with $47.2 billion of assets under management.

Jones Lang LaSalle has over 50 years of experience in Asia Pacific, with over 22,200
employees operating in 79 offices in 14 countries across the region. The firm was named
‘Best Property Consultancy’ in nine Asia Pacific countries at the International Property
Awards Asia Pacific 2012, in association with HSBC, and was highly commended in a further
three countries. For further information, please visit
http://www.ap.joneslanglasalle.com or 200 East Randolph Drive Chicago Illinois 60601 |
22 Hanover Square London W1A 2BN | 9 Raffles Place #39-00 Republic Plaza Singapore 048619

        Royal Philips Electronics
        Contact: Elvin Ong
        Phone:    +65-9829-2055
        Email: elvin.ong@philips.com

        Jones Lang LaSalle
        Contact: Zina Zhang
        Phone: +65-8423-3744
        Email: zina.zhang@ap.jll.com

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