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Colliers Bolsters NYC Leasing Practice with Appointment of Cryder Bancroft as Managing Director

Prominent SL Green Executive Recognized for Extensive Office & Retail Transactions

New York, NY, April 10, 2018 – Leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. announces that Cryder Bancroft has joined the firm as Managing Director. Bancroft will be based in Colliers’ New York City office and will be responsible for representing landlords and tenants across the spectrum of real estate transactions.

Bancroft, 30, has rapidly developed a reputation for skillfully negotiating significant office and retail leases, including over 500 transactions totaling more than 3.5 million square feet. He joins Colliers from SL Green Realty Corp., where he played a key role in developing the firm’s highly successful retail leasing platform and helped complete transactions with a variety of tenants including Equinox, Starbucks, Eleven Madison Park and more. He was an integral team member for leasing activities for the company’s 2 million square foot New York City retail portfolio and 17 Class A office buildings consisting of over 13 million square feet.

The appointment of Bancroft follows multiple prominent hires by Colliers to strengthen its U.S. leadership team, including David Amsterdam as President - Investments, Leasing and Eastern Region and Gil Borok as Chief Operating Officer, USA.

“Cryder is poised to be a major force in the industry for years to come and we couldn't be more excited to have him join the team,” said Amsterdam. “With a strong transactional leasing background and the drive that will define Colliers in New York City, Cryder is just the first of many strong professionals we’re bringing on board.”

Bancroft received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Trinity College in 2010, where he was Chairman of the Alumni Ambassadors, President of St. Anthony Hall and a member of the national championship squash team. He is also a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and serves as a board alternate on the Madison Avenue Business Improvement District.

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Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI)  is an industry-leading real estate services company with a global brand operating in 69 countries and a workforce of more than 12,000 skilled professionals serving clients in the world’s most important markets. Colliers is the fastest-growing publicly listed global real estate services company, with 2017 corporate revenues of $2.3 billion ($2.7 billion including affiliates). With an enterprising culture and significant employee ownership and control, Colliers professionals provide a full range of services to real estate occupiers, owners and investors worldwide. Services include strategic advice and execution for property sales, leasing and finance; global corporate solutions; property, facility and project management; workplace solutions; appraisal, valuation and tax consulting; customized research; and thought leadership consulting.

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Jake Klein