Colliers International has been awarded the Retail Property Management contract for George Best Belfast City Airport, which will see the commercial property consultancy assist airport retailers in delivering an attractive and efficient airport experience for passengers.

The Belfast Investment Property Management team of Colliers International will be working to enhance the volume and quality of commercial opportunities for the 2.6 million passengers travelling through the airport annually.

Laura McCarthy, Head of Investment Property Management at Colliers International says the team was appointed following a competitive selection process.

“We are delighted to establish this new partnership with Belfast City Airport. Our experience working with some of the UK’s leading retailers will ensure that we can hit the ground running.”

“It is vital that the airport continues to present passengers with a dynamic and appealing retail offer and we will work with current retailers to ensure that sales reflect the high footfall travelling through this busy airport.”

Raymond McNair, Finance Director at Belfast City Airport says Colliers International was selected to manage the airport’s retail facilities based on its market-leading knowledge and depth of experience.

“Over recent years the airport’s stakeholders have made a significant investment in a new departures lounge and increased retail space. We have worked hard to develop a premium retail offering which continues to enhance the customer experience.”

“We believe Colliers International will assist us reach and exceed ambitious targets in respect of our retail performance.”

Colliers International provides a broad range of real estate consultancy services including Valuation, Investment, Agency and Commercial Lease Consultancy services. Operating in Belfast since 1993, the team is recognised as one of Northern Ireland's leading commercial property consultancies with a reputation for providing decisive local knowledge, supplemented by the support of a global network.