Singapore, 26 October 2015 – Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIG), a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced today that Ms Tang Wei Leng (邓慧玲) has joined as managing director of the Singapore business.  

An established and dynamic leader with more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry, Ms Tang comes with a proven track record and deep client relationships. She will spearhead the company’s growth strategy in Singapore through the delivery of customised solutions to accelerate clients’ success. 

Mr David Hand, Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, Colliers International, says, “Singapore is a major real estate market in Asia Pacific. Our clients demand highly effective solutions that will accelerate their success, not only in their local market, but also across Asia Pacific and other regions.” 

He adds, “Wei Leng is an exceptional leader of great entrepreneurial spirit.  Her strong capital markets expertise and extensive industry network will create added value for our clients.  I am very happy to join her in Singapore today and welcome her to the Asia leadership team, which continues to grow, as we advance the company’s growth in the Asia Pacific region.” 

Ms Tang says, “It is a privilege to re-join Colliers International and assume leadership of the Singapore business.  I have always enjoyed working with the teams at Colliers, where we have, and continue to attract, dedicated and creative people who are passionate about real estate. This is essential as we forge ahead as one business to offer the best to our clients. I look forward to working with our team to take our services and business from strength to strength.” 

Ms Tang re-joins Colliers International, having served another global real estate company as regional director of investments.  Ms Tang previously headed the Investment Services Division of Colliers International Singapore from Year 2010 to Year 2014, and held senior executive positions in Wachovia Bank and another global real estate agency prior to 2010.