Colliers International (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services, has appointed Saacketh Chawla as the Head of Project Management, Asia. He will be responsible for building on Colliers’ project management leadership across the region while delivering clients with greater service and support for regional mandates. 

Sam Harvey-Jones, Managing Director of Occupier Services, Asia at Colliers International, commented: “As a high-performing Colliers professional, Saacketh brings almost 20 years of experience in the real estate and construction industry, working with real estate, design and project management consultancy firms across the globe. In this newly created role, Saacketh will grow our Project Management business and support our clients with best-in-class service.”

Saacketh brings almost 20 years of experience to the role, and over 10 years with Colliers International. He originally set up and grew Colliers’ Project Management business in India, before taking on the role of Deputy Managing Director in India, a role he has held and developed successfully for the last three years. An architect by training, Saacketh has delivered projects on the ground for occupier, investor and developer clients across multiple sectors.

David Hand, CEO for Asia Pacific at Colliers International, added: “We are delighted to appoint Saacketh to this newly created role. His valuable experience across the breadth of the real estate industry will strengthen our existing service platform, help accelerate the growth and success of our clients and deliver outstanding service across the region.”