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Colliers International launches Technology Framework to help clients create safe workplaces

04 03 20 london offices 2

Colliers International has created a market leading framework of technology solutions to help its clients create safe workplaces as staff return following the easing of lockdown.

The framework provides full details on each piece of technology, including a working database of solutions that is constantly under review, and provides tailored recommendations based on the size and the sector the asset is in.

The framework provides solutions under six categories:

  • Compliance
  • Connectivity 
  • Customer Experience
  • Occupancy 
  • Sustainability 
  • Workplace Wellbeing  

Michael Crawford, Head of Technology in the Property Management Team, at Colliers International, commented: “Creating the Technology Framework for our clients has been a top priority for us which has only been accelerated by the impact of coronavirus and the challenge of creating a safe workplace. What has been crucial is providing a set of solutions, regardless of office size, that are realistic, simple and adaptable to ensure our clients are best placed to ensure their offices are safe and their occupiers are protected.” 


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Michael Crawford

Head of Technology

Investment Property Management

London - West End

Michael Crawford is Colliers International -Head of Technology. Michael oversees all aspects of developing and delivering Technology’s capabilities, bringing innovation, intelligence, and deep industry experience together with leading technologies from ecosystem partners to help clients reinvent their businesses as intelligent enterprises and innovate at scale. As Head of Technology Michael is responsible for driving innovation through research and development (R&D) activities in the PropTech market and leveraging emerging technologies to bring the newest innovations to our clients in the UK. Michael is the CEO of RWM Group and is part of the UK PropTech Association and a member of the Institute of Consultancy. Michael is focused on strategic decisions when adopting new technological solutions to Collier to enhance the already growing reputation Colliers has in the Real Estate market with its clients.

Michael continues to play a key role in evolving Colliers technological  business to lead and shape the industry. He is responsible for developing and scaling new businesses including Blockchain, AR/VR & Thermal Body, Air Quality & People Flow Control. Michael has also help develop the IPM Framework business vision and helped shape Colliers plan to establish its digital business leadership

Michael’s passion is to bridge the gap between Real Estate and PropTech, making sense of over 10,000 solutions in the market place. Michael is an advocate for disruptive technology and often can be found advising people three simple things Simplify, Innovate or Stop. Michael and his team are able to keep their finger on the pulse when it comes to technology and being submerged in the market gives Colliers the edge when it comes to suggesting technology to be adopted by our clients.

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Mark Jarrett

Head of Professional Services

Investment Property Management

London - West End

Mark joined Colliers International in 2001

Mark is Head of the Investment Property Management Department

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Rebecca Allen

PR Manager

Marketing & Communications

London - West End

I have been working in commercial property communications for over 10 years  having previously worked at CBRE and Savills.

In my role at Colliers I am responsible for the PR of National Capital Markets, London Offices and Investment Property  Management teams as well as Scotland.

My role includes:

  • Creating and exectuing PR plans for business lines that span press, marketing and digital channels
  • Media monitoring and reporting
  • Advising on brand, tone of voice and profile raising 
  • Journalist relationship building through face to face meetings, phone calls day to day assistance with stories
  • Reputation management of the Colliers brand



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