Industry veteran CK Lau appointed to accelerate growth of Colliers in Hong Kong.
HONG KONG, 24 January 2022 – Leading diversified professional services and investment management company Colliers (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) today announced the appointment of CK Lau as Managing Director | Hong Kong, effective immediately.
Lau joined Colliers in 2019 as Managing Director of the Asia Valuation & Advisory Services business and has spearheaded the growth of Valuation & Advisory Services, working closely with leaders across the region to deliver value to Colliers’ clients. In his new capacity, Lau will continue to head the Asia Valuation & Advisory Services business.
With over 30 years of industry experience in valuation, real estate consultancy and investment sales across Asia, Lau is a highly respected leader in the property market. His expertise includes development consultancy; government lease modification application and premium negotiations; investment and development site sales; litigation valuation advice; portfolio valuations; REIT property advice; rental determination; and valuation due diligence services.
Lau is a past president of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (HKIS). He is currently Chairman of the Land Policy Panel of the HKIS and a member of the General Practice Divisional Council of HKIS. He is also a member of Tangible Assets Standards Board of the International Valuation Standards Council.
Harvey-Jones commented: “I am thrilled to have an enterprising executive of CK’s calibre accelerate the success of our Hong Kong business as we deliver on our Enterprise ’25 Growth Strategy. I am confident that with CK’s industry experience, network and vast knowledge of the Hong Kong property market we will be able to grow the business, attract market-leading talent to Colliers and lead our industry into the future.”
Lau commented: “I am excited to have this opportunity to lead Colliers in Hong Kong and accelerate the success of our clients and our people. I look forward to working with other leaders in Hong Kong and across the Asia Pacific region to drive significant growth for our business and deliver exceptional results for our clients.”