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Colliers | New Mexico-El Paso Names New Senior Vice President and Principal


Colliers International Albuquerque-Santa Fe is pleased to announce the Ben Perich as New Senior Vice President and Principal

Colliers | New Mexico-El Paso is pleased to announce long-time broker, Ben Perich, as its newest Senior Vice President and Principal.

“We as an organization are very pleased with Ben’s professionalism and accomplishments. He certainly represents the future of Colliers,” says Scott Whitefield, Managing Director, President and Principal of Colliers.

Mr. Perich is a top performing broker at Colliers, specializing in the retail and investment sales market. He has been named a Colliers Leading Advisor and CoStar Power Broker numerous times and joined Colliers Million Dollar Club in 2020.

After finishing his finance degree at Texas Tech University, Mr. Perich launched his real estate advisor career during the Great Recession and never looked back. He originally joined Grubb & Ellis | New Mexico in 2008, prior to the company rebranding as Colliers in 2013.

Mr. Perich is an active member of the local business community. He has built an expansive network of industry contacts and has taken a leadership role through numerous board positions with a desire to grow and foster a more robust and prosperous economic environment throughout New Mexico.

“Ben’s aim has been, and continues to be, to rise to the top of the New Mexico brokerage community by listening to his clients and being their clear choice to represent their real estate requirements,” says John Ransom, Chairman and Principal of Colliers.

Mr. Perich grew up in Albuquerque and is proud to say that his first job was making pizza at Dion’s, where he learned customer service and responsiveness firsthand, a skillset that he still hones daily.

Mr. Perich is happily married to the love of his life and is father to a precocious 7-year-old, who he coaches in Little League baseball on the weekends. He enjoys sports, outdoor activities, and gardening in his free time.

“I am honored and proud to be a part of New Mexico’s largest, locally-owned commercial brokerage. I look forward to continuing to serve my exceptional clients alongside Colliers’ remarkable team of industry leaders and experts, where we do real estate right,” says Mr. Perich.

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Ben Perich

Vice President


A native of Albuquerque, Ben learned the business from his father, managing partner at a regional architecture firm. As a graduate of Texas Tech University’s Rawls College of Business with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and a minor in Real Estate, Ben established an excellent platform on which he has built his career.

As an active member in the local business community, Ben has built an expansive network of both retail and office tenants and landlords. Ben's specialty is in landlord and tenant representation services, acquisition and disposition of land, and investment sales of commercial property.

Ben’s educational background combined with his hands-on experience in the local Albuquerque market and exceptional enthusiasm gives him a unique edge in assisting his clients to achieve their goals.

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