This follows the firm’s recent senior appointments in its National Investment team of Rob Cregeen and John Hanson and James Gann joining as Head of City Investment.

André James, Head of National Investment at Colliers International said: “John has an impressive track record in private equity, corporate recovery and debt restructuring.  His appointment will further enhance our capital markets team and drive the development of our national investment offering to clients.” 

John Knowles left Lambert Smith Hampton, where he was Head of Capital Markets, earlier this year.  Previously he was Head of the Corporate Finance Division at DTZ and an Associate Director in Hong Kong with Jones Lang LaSalle.

Tony Horrell, UK & Ireland CEO, Colliers Internationals added: “We have made 20 senior appointments so far this year and this further demonstrates our strategy to hire additional talent in key areas of the business, such as capital markets.  We will be making further announcements in the near future.”