Hong Kong, 5 January 2017 – Colliers International today announced the appointment of James Hall as Head of Sales for the Hong Kong International Properties team. James will lead the Hong Kong sales team strengthening the division’s position as the Hong Kong market leader in the international property industry.

James brings 22 years of industry experience to the role. He joins Colliers following a successful tenure with CBRE spanning 5 years, where he held the same leadership role in Hong Kong. Having spent 2 years as a Director of International Properties with Colliers Hong Kong prior to that, James is making a return to the team. Previously, James was National Residential Director for Knight Frank Australia and a consultant for Christies Great Estates' exclusive affiliate Ken Jacobs. 

He will report directly to Ashley Osborne, Head of UK Residential and Managing Director of International Properties, Asia, and will have an active role in the regional management team as well as expertly marketing global residential properties to Hong Kong investors. 

 Osborne comments, “This senior appointment significantly enhances our service offering to our developer clients across the globe, and will give our business an added edge to maintain Colliers’ leadership position in marketing prime global residential investment properties to our Hong Kong buyers.” 

 “James will focus on building the Hong Kong sales team, overseeing major project launches for clients from the UK and Australia, and strengthening our offering so we can continue to provide the best possible service to our clients.” James is well respected as an industry leader throughout Asia Pacific and is a recognised expert in the sale of international residential property in Asia. 

James will be based in Colliers International’s Hong Kong office effective on 9 January 2017.