Since January 2020 I returned to Asset Services as a Senior Account Manager in our office in Den Bosch. As an account manager, I am responsible for managing the account team on a commercial, technical and financial level. I maintain direct contact with my client on a daily basis. In addition to regular tenant meetings, we also speak to the tenants on a regular basis. This concerns, among other things, the condition of the rented property, rent payments, service charges, quality of service provided by the maintenance parties.
Since May 2018 I joined Colliers International Agency B.V. as a broker for Industrial & Logistics real estate in our office in Rotterdam.
Joined Colliers International REMS at June 2013 as Asset and Property Manager. Experience in commercial real estate for more than 20 years, as a real estate agent for lease . Highly interested in Retail and Offices. Clients are mostly national and international. Commercial driven, always searching for ways to improve. Looking for the personal aspects in business relations. Since May 2016 I became an Account Manager at Colliers International REMS Offices BV.
Transaction with Unify (former Siemens) | Landlord representation
Transaction with Coolblue (location Zuidas) | Landlord representation
Transaction with Cognizant Technology Solutions Benelux BV (location Zuidas) | Landlord representation
Transaction with MediaMonks BV | Landlord representation
Transaction with BioLegend | Tenant representation
Transaction with Ahold Real Estate | Tenant representation
Memberships & Involvements
Director Industrial & Logistics
With more than 15 years of experience in the Dutch Industrial & Real Estate business I use my local expertise, large national and international network and industry knowledge to meet and exceed the needs of our clients. I lead a team of more than 15 who are involved in all aspects of the Industrial & Logistics field from Agency to Investments to Valuations, to ensure our clients buy and sell the best investments in the Industrial & Logistic market.
I'm also a member of the Industrial & Logistic Capital Markets team for the EMEA region.
Director Agency & Business Development Offices
Director Business Development & Agency Offices at Colliers in The Netherlands. I identify business opportunities, build and maintain successful relationships with prospects and existing (inter-)national clients, collaborate with executives on business strategy to determine objectives, evaluate current business performance and maximize business reach and potential. I define new opportunities in commercial real estate for Agency, Asset Services and Capital Markets, with a preference for Offices. Special interest in data and business analytics to improve our services. Large and robust network, commercial driven, always searching for ways to add value. Member of the Colliers EMEA Offices Group, NVM Business (Dutch Association for Realtors), SIOR and RICS.
Partner | Director Asset Management Services
René started as Property Manager at Jones Lang LaSalle in Rotterdam after which he acted as Account Manager for 2 years also for JLL. In 2003 he became Project Manager at Ingenieursbureau Oranjewoud where he was responsible for acquisition and realisation of projects. In 2005 he started as Asset Manager for Euro American Investors in The Hague and in 2007 he started Urban Properties, an independent asset- and property management firm that specialises in the profitable operation of the management of portfolios. Since May 2013 they merged with Colliers International.
Senior Account Manager
Senior Account Manager at Colliers Asset Services
Started in 1999 in the Real Estate Industry as Commercial Property Manager for International Clients in the Netherlands. Became Asset manager in 2006 at a private investor for a diverse portfolio with Oppurtunity and Core Commercial Real Estate. Worked for different investors in Real estate and later for Q-Park as Portfolio manager, managing the lease agreements of the parking garages and looking for investment- and development oppertunities of the assets.
In November 2018 started as Account Manager for several offices and logistic portfolios at Colliers .
Senior Account Manager
I started my career in 2003 at a local Agency in Utrecht as an assistant real estate agent after finishing my internship at that organization in that year. I continued my career in 2007 at Meeùs Agency in Utrecht as real estate agent.
In 2009 I started at WPM Kantoormanagement as accountmanager of the Rabo Eigen Steen Fund. First on behalf of Bouwfonds and later on behalf of Rabo Eigen Steen and nowadays on behalf of FGH Bank N.V.
From 2008 Rabo Eigen Steen bought several offices from local Rabobank organizations in a sale and lease back construction.
I started in the industry on March 1999 by SCM, Shopping Center Management (later in 2011 CBRE) and worked there for 15 years as a secretary, management assistent and junior commercial manager. In December 2015 I started as an associate commercial manager with Colliers International.