Director - Research
Richmond - North
Komail is the Director of Research for Central, Western, and Southeastern Virginia. As of February 2022, Komail also oversees research operations in Raleigh, NC. He joined Colliers | Virginia in January of 2019.
Komail oversees research operations throughout the region, manages the Research Analysts in the company, and supports all the company’s brokers primarily in the Richmond and Norfolk offices. He began his real estate career in 2014 as a Real Estate Services Manager for the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority and then moved to CBRE as a Business Research/Data Intelligence Analyst. He provides valuable customized research data which includes market trends, lease and sale comparables, GIS mapping, economic information and more. In addition, he is also responsible for quarterly market reports, maintenance of the company research database, and tracking notable news/patterns pertaining to the local real estate market.
His foundations are in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), data visualization, urban planning, demographics, and business development.
Komail understands the needs of clients and works to deliver top-notch market research and analysis to help our sales professionals deliver the best service to their clients so they can make the most informed decisions on their real estate needs.
Senior Vice President
Norfolk - Main
Chris Kieran is a Principal in the Norfolk Colliers office and brings over 22 years of commercial real estate experience to his specialty of representing owners and occupiers of office and medical properties throughout Southeastern Virginia.
Chris has established himself as a leading leasing broker in the Hampton Roads market and has been recognized as a top producing broker by the Commercial Real Estate Alliance every year since 2001, winning numerous awards including the Deal of the Year in 2016. Having completed over 1,000 lease transactions of all sizes ranging from $100,000 to $60,000,000, Chris’ clients benefit from significant market knowledge and insight. Chris works with local, regional and institutional landlords providing a client focused approach to leasing and marketing strategy, transaction negotiations and financial analysis. Chris’ relentless drive to provide his clients best in class leasing services has resulted in many long-term client relationships including REITs who have trusted Chris with their portfolios for over 15 years.