Nicholas Wilson joins Colliers as Director and Head of Investor & Developer Research
HONG KONG, 28 April 2021 – Leading diversified professional services and investment management firm Colliers (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) today announced that Nicholas Wilson has been appointed as Director, Head of Investor & Developer Research | Asia, effective immediately.
Based in Singapore, Wilson is tasked with leading research for the property investor and developer segments. Reporting into Andrew Haskins, Executive Director, Research | Asia, Wilson will partner with clients and internal stakeholders to produce strategic, rigorous and actionable research that reflects developments in multiple property sectors in Asia.
Wilson joins Colliers from JLL, where he was Director of Corporate Finance and led the firm’s research initiatives on debt and corporate finance across the Asia Pacific region. With 13 years of real estate experience, Wilson has extensive experience in driving thought leadership in real estate financing and debt market trends, M&A activity and private equity capital raising. Previously, Wilson was Head of Asia Pacific Capital Markets Research at JLL.
Haskins commented: “We are thrilled to have Nicholas join our team to drive research for our investor and developer business. This is a key leadership role, with a mandate to partner with our geographic and functional leadership teams to deliver market-leading insights to our clients to accelerate their success. Nicholas’s expertise in this sector should not only help us attract other industry leaders to Colliers, but should also allow us to create research content that showcases our international team of experts and reinforces our standing as a leading provider of real estate market intelligence.”
Terence Tang, Managing Director, Capital Markets & Investment Services | Asia, commented: “Nicholas's appointment is a testament to Colliers’ expertise and leadership capabilities across Asia and our commitment to strengthening our service lines to deliver value to our clients. I am confident that his appointment will allow us to deliver thought leadership and research-led investment theses to our clients to lead our industry into the future.”
Wilson commented: “I am incredibly excited to be joining Colliers and to have the opportunity to collaborate with both the Research and Capital Markets & Investment Services teams. It is an exciting time across the Asia Pacific region; with markets now evolving more rapidly, there are new opportunities emerging, and market intelligence will play a greater role in understanding where these opportunities lie.”