Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIG), a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced today that Mr Andrew Haskins has joined as executive director, Research and Advisory Services, Asia.

Mr Haskins comes with 25 years of experience – including 13 years in Asia, in equity analysis and strategic research. Leading Colliers’ research teams across the region, Mr Haskins, who is based in Hong Kong, will drive a more integrated and client-centric research approach to deliver forward looking market insights, predictions and thought leadership for our clients and professionals.

“Andrew has a proven track record in leading teams and driving results. He has worked with large investment banks and other well-reputed financial services companies around the world, and has covered numerous industrial and service sectors – including real estate in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North America,” says Mr Paul Baxter, chief operating officer, Asia. “We are excited to have Andrew on board to grow our research platform and capabilities across Asia.”

Mr Haskins is experienced in rigorous, strategic evaluation of regional and global trends and has deep expertise in industry analysis, financial forecasting and corporate valuation. He also has extensive experience of serving senior institutional clients around the world.

Mr Haskins graduated from Cambridge University in the United Kingdom with a Master’s degree in Law and Japanese Studies.

“I am excited to be joining Colliers and having the opportunity to work closely with the Asia research teams, our advisors and our clients. With the aim of accelerating success for our clients, I’m looking forward to helping the company enhance its expertise, publications and services across the region,” says Mr Haskins.