In the rapidly growing and ever-changing industrial and logistics sectors, our expert real estate advisors provide you with an array of consulting services and are here to guide you each step of the way, to stay ahead. From site selection and incentives for manufacturing facilities to supply chain and logistics consulting for first-mile or last-mile warehouses, we can help you reach decisions that support your business objectives.
We have experienced professionals throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa in over 60 offices. We provide full coverage of all your real estate needs by including experts from all divisions of the real estate chain in our assessment of your needs.
Colliers EMEA Industrial & Logistics in Numbers
Industrial & Logistics Services
• Acquisition Services
• Disposal Services
• Development Advice
• Investment Services
• Leasing Advisory
• Research and Forecasting
For All Client Types
• Main funds
• High net-worth individuals
• Private equity funds
• Corporate clients
Across All Sectors
• Third party logistics providers
• Distribution centres
• Manufacturing plants
• Trade counters
• Data centres
Experts & Proptech Intelligence
Industrial Expert, a unique tool designed to help you to make objective decisions when evaluating industrial properties. The tool factors your unique circumstances, from the competitive environment to company culture and employee needs.
S3, our Location Consulting tool applies the same concept to the region, focusing in on factors from infrastructure to labour to tax laws, to objectively choose the best location for your needs.
With these tools, we are able to bring clarity to the complex processes surrounding your business decisions.
Director EMEA Corporate Solutions
I have obtained Master's Degree in Geography from Masaryk University in Brno in 1984 and MBA from Sheffield Hallam University in 1997.
First ten years of my proffesional Iife I worked as a planner both in private consulting as well as for the City of Brno as a Deputy Chief Architect heading Urban Development & Renewal Team. There I have gained not only the understanding of how planning impacts the development but also how to proactively use planning policies to initiate and support developments in both greenfields and brownfields. I had also studied relevant planing practices in the UK, Netherlands, USA and Japan.
I joined Bovis P&O Team in Brno in 1994 shortly after this developer started to build Czech Technology Park, which was one of the first industrial developments in Central Europe in cooperation between the City and Technical University. My mission was to promote this development, identify potential customers, work with the construction team in order to accomodate the needs of the tenants and manage the leaase transaction on behalf of the developer. I worked with companies such as Siemens or Silicon Graphics , which became the first tenants of this development.
In 1996 I joined Colliers International as Senior Property Consultant to build the Industrial Real Estate Agency in the Czech Republic.
I have grown and managed the industrial team of Colliers up till 2009 during which period this team became leader in the Czech industrial market having transacted over 3 milion sq m of industrial floor space and land both on behalf of the occupiers as well as the landlords. Most of the customers were international companies such as Prologis, AIG Lincoln, Ctp or Goodman on the landlord side or Bridgestone, VF Europe, Johnson Controls, Schenker, DSV, Gebruder Weiss, DHL, Moduslink and many others on the occupier side .
During this period I have also worked on behalf of the my international occupier clients Bridgestone and Moduslink in the other European markets such as Spain or France as well as various countries of Central Europe.
Shortly after the begining of financial crisis in the early 2009 I became Managing Director of Colliers Czech Republic and took the team through the trubled, loses making period and transformed it to the profitable business.
In the midle of 2011 I have joined newly formed Corporate Solutions team in London to accomodate the needs of my existing as well as new industrial and manufacturing customers across EMEA. Since then I have actively managed industrial and manufactuirng related projects in 17 countries of Europe, US and Asia covering the whole business life of the real estate: from location consulting through lease or freehold acquisition, portfolio management to the building dissposals.
Head of Complex and Emerging Market Solutions
Head of Complex & Emerging Markets Solutions (CEMS).
Having spent almost 10 years at various real estate leadership roles at Honeywell, a Fortune 100 company, I bring to the table over 14 years of experience combining brokerage, consultancy, real estate strategy, planning & execution and facilities management.
I have a proven track record in carrying out lease acquisitions, dispositions or consolidations and wider real estate strategy manners simultaneously across various regions and cultures.
I play jazz piano, enjoy travelling and creating travel videos.
Head of Occupier Services
Nuccia is Head of Occupier Services responsible for managing and executing lease and sale transactions and workplace advisory services for Croatia, Slovenia and Bosnia & Herzegovina markets. Nuccia is focused on assuring high level of service to clients across office, retail and industrial & logistics market. Together with her team, Nuccia provides tailor made solutions with maximum dedication and commitment, leading to the best-in-class results.
During her 11 years in the industry, she provided consulting and transaction activities and directly supported some of the most recognized global brands while advancing Colliers growth objectives across market and service lines, underlined with proven track record of outstanding succeses in the commercial real estate industry.
Nuccia has advised numerous respectable clients including Microsoft, Australian Embassy, Electrolux, Carl Zeiss, Novo Nordisk, Atos, TEVA Pharmaceuticals, SAP, Nestle, Telemach and many more.
Nuccia graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology and holds American and Croatian degree and is currently enrolled in a two-year eLeadership MBA program, Kelley School of Business. Nuccia is a licensed real estate agent certified from the Croatian Chamber of Economy and a qualified chartered surveyor member by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Director and Head of Industrial & Logistics, Copenhagen
Jacob’s primary areas of expertise are mediation of industrial and logistics properties (sale and letting) as well as project and investment properties, including sale and lease back.
Head of the Commercial Real Estate Department
Tarmo started working at Colliers Internatioanal in 2013. He has been in Real Estate field since 1994 when he started working in Mendelson & Co real estate agency as Residential broker. After that Tarmo has worked in Ober-Haus and Arco Vara Real Estate as Head of the Commercial Real Estate Department.
Director, Head of Industrial | Hungary
Since 1994 with Colliers. Head of Indiustrial Division.
Director | Business Space
Paul has over 19 years in years experience in the commercial property sector and joined the Colliers team in 2004 folllowing a 3 year period at Allied Irish Bank Plc. He is joint head of the offices department in Dublin and specialises in the acquisition of office space for incoming multi-national companies.
In 2019, Paul acted for LinkedIn in the largest office transaction of the year where they pre-let 3 office blocks in the CBD as part of their long term expansion plans in Dublin. This success has continued into 2020 where Paul acted for Slack in the largest city centre acquiistion year to date on behalf of Slack Technologies.
Paul is a licensed professional and a full member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) and Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
Associate Director | Industrial & Land Agency
After few years with personal projects in May 2010 I started to work in real-estate market. For more than 4 years I worked in local real-estate company and in September 2014 I made challenging decision aimed to my professional growth and started working for Colliers International. My main field in Colliers is Industrial & logistics projects and land.
Partner | Head of Industrial & Logistics, Brokerage Department
With more than 11 years of experience in real estate, I have been specializing in Lithuanian industrial and logistics sector for the last 6 years. During the last 5 years I have completed lease transactions totaling 116,000 sqm of industrial and logistics premises and sales transactions totaling 40,000 sqm of industrial premises and 60 ha of and land plots for industrial means.
Ian has over 20 years experience in the business space sector undertaking instructions on behalf of a wide range of clients to include; national/local property companies, private clients and corporate occupiers. He has a broad depth of experience across the office sector having completed a range of disposals and acquisitions in some of Belfast's highest profile Grade A buildings. His experience also extends across the industrial sector where he has acted on behalf of landlords and occupiers.
Senior Partner | Board Member | Industrial and Logistics Agency
Maciej Chmielewski joined Colliers International in September 2003. Since 2007 he has held the position of the Partner and the Director of Industrial and Logistics Agency.
Maciej advised in choosing the optimal location and negotiations of lease conditions for more than 1.000 000 square meters of warehouse and production space. He was involved in many projects and cooperated with representative clients such as Danone, Michelin, Unilever, Firestone, Kofola, Johnson Controls, Mauser, Newell Rubbermaid, Pregis and Sonoco.
Director | Slovakia
Tomas Horvath has joined Colliers International in December 2015 as Head of Industrial Agency.
Tomas is leading the team, which provides solutions and projects implementation for clients from production industry and logistics segment.
National Director | Industrial & Logistics
Trained as a civil engineer with a further master’s degree in business administration, my career has been focused on business development and business management in the construction-real estate sector. More particularly in Commercial Real Estate and Land Development.
My flexibility and commercial focus have allowed me to specialize in business development. With my knowledge of languages, my empathy, and team building skills, I have been able to develop a career within international environments and take on responsibilities in negotiations.
Managing Partner | Turkey
I have been managing Colliers International in Turkey for the past 15 years, in the capacity of Managing Partner.
My main emphasis during this period; along with the general management of the company, was directing the agency and brokerage services for commercial real estate, helping clients in projects totalling to over a million square meters of leased and sold space.
Prior to the role of Managing Partner, I have been directing the real estate valuation & advisory services, between 2000 and 2004, creating a reference portfolio of over 30 million square meters valued or analyzed, including offices, retail, residential, hotels, and mix-use projects.
I am also one of the founders of Colliers International in Turkey.
Simon joined Colliers International in 2012 as a Corporate Solutions Property Consultant within the Real Estate Management Solutions (REMS) team.
Simon’s role within Colliers International incorporates the business development of the REMS team through liaising with owners/landlords of substantial property portfolios and also assisting the Corporate Solutions team by identifying and acquiring property solutions for international and regional clients.
Simon’s other key responsibilities include the collection of property statistics and information, building detailed databases on specific areas/buildings and sourcing new business opportunities.
Head of Industrial and Logistics
London - West End
Len has more than 30 years' experience in the commercial property sector. Having started out as a trainee surveyor in 1983 he moved on to set up Jansons in 1990, a niche agency specialising in industrial in North and West London. In 2004/5 the business was voted Industrial Agency of the Year, this being the first ever non West End national practice to have won this prestigious award. In that same year the business transacted in excess of 3.5 million sq ft which accounted for in excess of 50% of the total transactions for the North and West London market.
Since joining Colliers International, as the Head of the UK Logistics and Industrial Department, the objectives are the same as always, to outperform all competitors whilst providing the highest level of service to all our clients. In 2018, the Colliers International UK Industrial & Logistics team completed over 250 deals totalling over 15 million sq ft.