Ian has an extensive background covering over 32 years in the real estate industry working for both real estaet companites and real estate consultants.
Over the years he has acquired a solid foundation of multi-disciplinary skills, including; investment analysis and strategy formation, acquisitions, disposals, croporate alignment consultancy, property management, operational review performance enhancement, leasing strategies, valuations, and feasibility studies.
Ian has been in the MENA region for 25 years, firstly as an Associate Partner with a consultacny firm, then as a General Manager of UAE focused Real Estate Investment Company.
For the last 20 years Ian has led first the MENA valuation and consultancy teams and then as the Chief Executive Officer of Colliers leading the firm through our offices in the UAE, KSA, Qatar and Egypt. The combination of his experience has given him an acute understanding of the mechanics, investor demands and operating system of the industry.