Colliers International has announced the appointment of Phil Austin as a Director within its Project & Building Consultancy team, based in Birmingham.

Austin joins Colliers with over 30 years of building surveying experience in London and the Midlands, and further strengthens the firms’ project monitoring and building consultancy expertise, following the acquisition of Bollingbrook at the beginning of 2017.

Peter Radford, Co-Head of Project & Building Consultancy at Colliers International said: “Phil brings with him a wealth of industry knowledge having previously provided comprehensive property solutions to both occupiers and investors and acted as a professional consultant to a wide client base.  The Midlands is a growth area for our team which is now five-strong in Birmingham and is set to grow further, with Phil taking on a leadership role.”

Phil Austin, Director at Colliers International adds: “Colliers has continued to flourish and grow in recent years and I am very pleased to have joined the business at this exciting stage.  I look forward to working alongside some of the most respected building surveyors in the market and being at the forefront of the teams’ continued growth.”  

James Cubitt, Head of Birmingham Office at Colliers International said: “The arrival of Phil marks yet another key appointment for Colliers Birmingham as we make great headways towards growing our market share.  Phil’s experience and hands approach on will help us to enhance our service offering and better serve our clients.”