CBRE – Building on Development

New Appointment For CBRE’s Development Land & Consultancy Division
Dublin, November 2014 – CBRE has strengthened its development team with the appointment of Robert Colleran, who has re-joined the CBRE Ireland team as Director Development Land & Consultancy.

Robert has a proven track record in commercial lettings, having let office accommodation to Google, The Law Society of Ireland, Health Information Quality Authority, Norkom, Version 1 Software, OPW. Having previously worked for developer Liam Carroll, Robert was involved in site acquisitions/negotiations and managed the lettings process of a large portfolio of commercial properties. Most recently, Robert worked as Commercial & Investment Director at Allsops, where he was involved in a wide range of commercial property mandates - handling the sale of large commercial & investment properties throughout Ireland and the acquisition of development sites on behalf of his retained clients.

Speaking on this latest senior appointment to the firm, Enda Luddy, Managing Director of CBRE Ireland said, “We are delighted to welcome Robert back to CBRE and have no doubt he will strengthen our development offering. His appointment is further testament to the on-going investment we have made in continuing to grow and attract senior industry leaders to join and develop our service offering - our focus is to ensure that our business is perfectly positioned to take advantage of the opportunities that the current resurgence in economic activity and real estate market has created”

Wesley Rothwell, Executive Director, Head of Development at CBRE, added “we believe that the current growth levels of transactional activity will continue into 2015 and the appointment of Robert to the team will increase the offering to our clients in a growing sector of the market.

CONTACT: Wesley Rothwell– +353 (0)1 618 5548 or email:wesley.rothwell@cbre.com

About CBRE Group, Inc.

CBRE Group, Inc. ((NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2013 revenue). The Company has approximately 44,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through approximately 350 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our website at www.cbre.eu