Asia, 13 March, 2017 – Colliers International (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services, has appointed Baron Ah Moo as Head of Hotels, Asia for Capital Markets and Investment Services, based in Hong Kong. Baron’s appointment brings new strengths to Colliers International’s investment services in Asia, opening greater opportunities to our clients in hospitality across the region.

Baron has more than 25 years of experience in real estate and private equity across Asia Pacific, Europe, the US and Mexico. As a specialist across hotel, portfolio and resort assets, Baron was most recently the COO of Leisure Real Estate for Lewis Fund Holdings, UK, and was previously the CEO of Indochina Hotels and Resorts. 

David Hand, CEO for Asia Pacific at Colliers International, commented on the appointment: “Baron brings a wealth of experience to Colliers International across the spectrum of the market, including investment, development, asset management and operations and has a proven track record of improving shareholders’ returns and increasing asset market values. Baron’s appointment will bring considerable strength to our Hotels platform at a regional level, while contributing to our global expertise to provide our clients with depth and breadth of services across the entire hotels sector.”

Terence Tang, Managing Director for Capital Markets & Investment Services, Asia at Colliers International, added: “We are pleased to welcome Baron to our regional team. As a seasoned industry expert, he will be a valuable asset to our market leading Capital Markets business and will be vital in connecting cross-border capital across the hotels sector in Asia.”