Colliers has recruited three senior directors in its market leading London retail and F&B team including Aron Samra and Erin McDonald from CBRE and Flora Young from JLL. They will arrive at Colliers’ UK head office over the summer.
Aron, Erin and Flora are highly renowned and experienced London advisors who provide leasing, strategic asset management, development and tenant mix advice for London’s leading property owners, including a number of eminent London estates.
Aron, who is currently a director at CBRE, has over 15 years’ experience in Central London real estate. He has advised the Crown Estate on Regent St, JP Morgan Real Estate on Spitalfields in addition to a range of private and institutional central London land owners.
Erin has over 10 years' experience in the London retail market, notably advising the Cadogan Estate on its retail holdings, as well as the Crown Estate, the Broadgate Estate on behalf of British Land, and a number of key landlords in the West End.
Flora has been working in London retail and restaurants for over eight years, leasing and advising on a range of City and West End retail and leisure assets and development projects. Previous noteworthy instructions include acting for Royal London Asset Management on Bond Street Holdings in Mayfair and providing asset management expertise for Helical Plc on its Old Street assets.
Paul Souber, Co-Head of retail at Colliers commented: “Aron, Erin and Flora are exceptional individuals who are passionate, driven and reflect our own DNA of providing first class client service, agency know-how and strategic advice to our client base across the capital. I am excited to have them on board to support and further strengthen our successful business.”
These appointments follow the recent hire of Alistair Bews, who joined as a director in Colliers’ London team earlier in the month (May 2022).