CBRE Hotels appoints Colin Low as Head of Hotel Investment Properties for EMEA region

London, 25 June 2018 – CBRE Hotels today announced the appointment of Colin Low as Head of Hotel Investment Properties for Europe, the Middle East & Africa (EMEA) as it continues to strengthen its hotels transaction business.
 
Colin joins CBRE Hotels from Frasers Hospitality Trust (FHT) where he was Head of Investment and led acquisitions of hotels and serviced residences globally. Joining the CBRE Hotels team, Colin brings with him over 17 years of experience in the hospitality and real estate market, having led the S$550m expansion of FHT’s asset base, enlarging the asset base from S$1.66 billion to $$2.3 billion within 2 years.

In his new role, Colin will be responsible for leading the transactional business across the EMEA region, whilst working closely with CBRE ‘s 130 strong hotels team across EMEA to drive pan-European collaboration; and enhance the level of client service to further develop business opportunities across throughout the EMEA region.

Keith Lindsay, Managing Director, CBRE Hotels, said: “Colin is a recognised leader in the hotels market and his experience and expertise will be a valuable addition to our hotels team. We are continuously focused on recruiting the best talent to provide our clients with an unrivalled depth of specialist hotel knowledge and experience. Colin will complement the strengths of our successful and established team and help us to continue to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients.”

Colin Low, Head of Investment Properties, EMEA, added: “I am delighted to be joining the CBRE Hotels team at a very exciting time in its evolution. As a client, I have witnessed the positive impact of the group’s shift to a unified European platform, which has greatly improved the consistency and depth of knowledge shared with each of their clients. I look forward to adding a different background and set of experiences to the team’s knowledge base to deliver exceptional client outcomes.”

Colin takes up his new role in July and will be based in London.

About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2017 revenue). The company has more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate investors and occupiers through approximately 450 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com.
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