CBRE appoints new Head of Industrial and Logistics Project Management
Duncan Robertson has joined CBRE as Head of Industrial and Logistics Project Management in its Building Consultancy division in the UK.
Duncan joins from Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) where for the last 3 years he was a Partner in the North West Project Management team and National Head of Industrial and Logistics Sector.
Duncan has 30 years’ experience in the logistics sector and has worked for a range of companies both in the UK and internationally including Tesco, Sainsbury and Ashton Smith Associates. Prior to RLB, he was EU Standards and Programme Manager for Amazon EU where he was responsible for developing standard designs, process and cost for the various Amazon Fulfilment Centres and Logistic Centres across Europe.
At RLB he has managed accounts for GLP (Gazeley) and Amazon EU and has worked and developed strong relationships with Verdion, Tritax Symmetry and IM Properties.
Duncan’s position in the UK is an important part of CBRE’s global project management growth strategy. It is an incredibly exciting time of growth for the Industrial & Logistics sector across the globe and CBRE’s leading transactional market share in the UK provides a strong foundation from which to further grow our Project Management capability with Duncan’s leadership.
“Duncan’s extensive experience and knowledge of the logistics market will be a superb addition, both to our business and our clients across the UK and internationally
The Industrial and Logistics Sector is a growing market and I am really excited to be joining CBRE at this time. CBRE offers a depth of expertise and knowledge in the sector, and I look forward to leading the I&L Project Management team.