London, 7 February 2012 - The combined entity will comprise 180 professionals in 18 offices throughout France and Laurent Castellani, formerly of Keops, will head up the new business.

Chris McLernon, CEO of EMEA at Colliers International commented: “We are delighted to be partnering with Keops, which we believe is a good fit with our business in France and one that understands our commitment to providing clients with the best service experience possible.  Combining Colliers and Keops means that our clients now have access to a greater range of services, from a greater number of local offices, as well as the ability to call on the global expertise of Colliers’ 15,000 professionals in more than 500 offices in 61 countries.”