Savills Asia appoints Senior Director of Regional Leasing
12 September 2011
Savills has announced the appointment of Iain Chapman as Senior Director of Regional Commercial Leasing in Asia. He is based in Hong Kong from Monday 12 September 2011.
Iain began his real estate career in Asia in 1990, joining Savills in 1995, before moving on to Colliers in 2000, where he was Director and Co-head of Hong Kong Commercial Leasing. During his eleven years as Director of leasing at Colliers International, Iain was responsible for a number of high profile transactions in the market place. He has recently worked on real estate strategies for large corporate occupiers such as Natixis, Ernst & Young and Mayer Brown. Iain has strong relationships with a number of Hong Kong developers such as Sun Hung Kai, Hong Kong Land and Kerry Properties.
At Savills, Iain will work together with the existing team on key projects for both landlords and tenants. He will also service international corporate clients throughout Asia linking with Savills European teams and US strategic partner, CresaPartners LLC.
Nick Bradstreet, Deputy MD and Head of Leasing, says: "We welcome Iain back to Savills and look forward to working with him and our international corporate clients throughout Asia to both support them in their real estate strategy across the region but also in sourcing international opportunities for them."
Iain Chapman adds: "The Savills model has changed significantly over the past ten years with huge growth in Asia and a strong link to the wider global business network. It is an exciting time to be joining the firm as we build on its strong foundations and expand its tenant rep business."
Savills US strategic partner CresaPartners comprises over 55 offices across North America with over 775 employees. Headquartered in Boston, it was formed in 1993 and is now North America’s largest corporate real estate advisory firm that exclusively represents tenants. Together, Savills and CresaPartners have a global platform of over 250 offices.
Savills Grosvenor Hill
Deputy Managing Director and Head of Leasing
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