London, 13 July 2016 – Global property advisors, Colliers International has announced the appointment of Peter Leyburn as EMEA Director of Client Services. Peter will be based in London with responsibility for Colliers EMEA Client Programme, running the EMEA Offices Business team and acting as the senior client contact working across all the office agency and tenant rep teams across the region.
Real estate industry heavyweight, Peter Leyburn joins from CBRE where has most recently been a Senior Director in the EMEA Office Agency and Tenant Rep team. He has over 20 years of experience having held senior positions at DTZ/Cushman and CB Richard Ellis in the past. Peter provides strategic and asset management advice to major landlords and property funds. He has also been involved with many large scale leasing projects and advised a wide variety of global corporate clients.
“Our leading position as trusted advisor to global corporates operating in EMEA means we need the best people in our team and Peter certainly meets that brief. He is a highly strategic and experienced professional who will be a great addition to our regional team,” said Chris McLernon EMEA CEO. “Peter is adept at developing world class solutions for corporate clients and his experience includes business development, strategic planning and client management.”
Peter added: “Colliers has an enviable reputation when it comes to client service and I am looking forward to collaborating with the team in Europe to continue to push the boundaries and deliver the very best service in the sector.”