Hong Kong, 12 September 2016 – Colliers International is delighted to have secured Flexport as an inaugural member for leading global workspace provider WeWork’s newly opened Tower 535 in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Flexport is a licensed freight forwarder that uses people and software to manage the complexity of international trade and has joined WeWork Tower 535 with 30 staff.
WeWork opened their first Hong Kong location in Causeway Bay’s innovative and strategically located new landmark on 1 September, with Flexport taking up space on the same day. This deal, amongst others who took up membership on the opening day, illustrates the demand for a new way of working that encourages members to collaborate and create.
Henry Ko, managing director of Flexport Greater China stated “WeWork fits our profile and global strategy perfectly – the community atmosphere and flexible workspace solution meets the demands of our business, enabling us to scale quickly when needed. We are very happy to be part of the WeWork community in Hong Kong.”
Jonathan Wright, associate director, Office Services of Colliers Hong Kong commented “This marks one of the first deals in WeWork Tower 535 and we are very pleased to have been able to help align Flexport and WeWork. Great credit to Jonathan Der in our Office Services team for connecting Flexport with the ideal workspace provider in this the deal, which demonstrates our commitment to accelerating WeWork’s success in Hong Kong and we look forward to collaborating further.”