Hong Kong, 15 January 2016  -   Colliers International announced today the appointment of Chris Currie, senior director, Agency Services, Hong Kong. The appointment is part of a wider company-wide strategy to transform and enhance its offerings.

Currie brings with him deep industry experience having worked in Asia since 2004. He joins from another global real estate services company in their China office where he was the head of sales management, responsible for corporate alignment across their core markets.

Nigel Smith, managing director of Colliers International in Hong Kong commented:

“I’m excited to welcome Chris to our management team as we continue to grow our business. To maintain a leading market position, we need to attract the very best talent to serve our clients. Chris brings a wealth of experience and truly understands the commercial leasing business. His track record of successfully growing and managing businesses in different Asia markets makes him the ideal candidate to accelerate service performance as we continue to expand our pipeline of opportunities.” 

In this newly created role, Currie will work closely with the existing leasing leaders to address growth opportunities by leveraging the company’s global platform and drive profitability of the new occupier services business in Hong Kong. He will be responsible for business development initiatives and establishing partnerships that will complement the value of services delivered to clients.

“This is an exciting time to be joining Colliers and I’m delighted that I have the opportunity to work with this incredibly energised and ambitious team to further develop the leasing business. I’m looking forward to helping the company accelerate the expertise, connectivity and consistency of our businesses,” said Currie.