HONG KONG, 2 December 2019 - Leading global commercial real estate services and investment management firm, Colliers International (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) today announced that C K Lau has been appointed as Head of Colliers International Valuation & Advisory Services (CIVAS) | Asia.  

David Hand, CEO Asia Pacific, commented: “I am delighted C K Lau has joined Colliers to lead our CIVAS Asia business and accelerate our clients’ success. C K brings his unrivalled depth of experience as a leading expert in this key business segment across Asia to lead our industry, and our clients, into the future." 

Based in Hong Kong, C K will enhance Colliers’ range of expert services to clients and strengthen the senior leadership team across Asia Pacific.

“I’m very excited to be joining Colliers International as head of the Valuation & Advisory Services business across Asia.  I am looking forward to enhancing our offer and creating deeper collaborations with our clients across Asia, to deliver enduring value through real estate and drive exceptional results.” said C K Lau.

With over 30 years’ track record in the Hong Kong SAR, Greater China and the broader Asia region C K joins Colliers from his most recent position as an Executive Director and Head of Valuation Advisory Services, Asia and Greater China, for a major international real estate services firm.

He is renowned for his breadth of experience in valuation – including portfolio valuation, REIT advisory services and litigation support – real estate consultancy and investment sales markets. Key prominent professional affiliations held by C K include his role as Chairman of the Land Policy Panel of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (HKIS) (2013-20) and Member of the Tangible Assets Standards Board of the International Valuation Standards Council. His community service appointments in HK include: Member of the Hong Kong Housing Authority (2019-21), and member of the REIT Committee for the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (2015-21). He is also a Professional Member of the RICS, a Fellow of the HKIS and was President of the HKIS from 2015-16.

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For further information, please contact:

Cassius Taylor-Smith
Asia Marketing Communications 
Colliers International 
Phone: +65 6531 8667
Email: cassius.ts@colliers.com

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