Global real estate advisor, Colliers International, has announced the appointment of Michael Hardman, as Director, and Brian Hession, as Associate Director, within its London-based Project Building & Consultancy team.

Guy Rockingham, Co-Head of Project & Building and Consultancy said: “In response to client demand we have already made 7 new appointments. The further addition of Michael and Brian enhances an already strong team of professionals nationwide and gives us even greater strength and capacity to ensure we provide clients with an exceptional service.”

Michael Hardman joins Colliers with over a decade of experience in roles at various tiers of supply chain, including client side, and has a strong foothold in understanding different stakeholder requirements and expectations up to and including board level.  A chartered quantity surveyor, with technical Building Services qualifications and experience, his sector specialism is landmark commercial developments in London.  Michael previously worked for Gardiner & Theobald LLP where he was responsible for leading the cost, commercial and risk management for engineering services spend of the 1 million sq ft Google Headquarters in London. 

Michael Hardman, Director in the Project & Building & Consultancy team commented: “Colliers has a strong reputation for providing a service excellence and I am excited about taking a leadership role on Colliers’ Cost Consultancy offering. I look forward to advising clients and making my mark in this growing team.”

Brian Hession joins as an Associate Director and chartered quantity surveyor, with over 15 years of experience client-facing quantity surveying experience in the residential, hotel, office and PRS sectors. Brian has extensive experience in all stages of the development process from feasibility to settlement of final accounts.

Brian Hession, Associate Director added: “Colliers is a globally recognised real estate company and I relish the opportunity to work closely with some of the industry’s most talented commercial property experts.”