Principles for a Cities Vision and its impacts on creating a balanced landscape
Friday, 9th November 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AMWorkshop HKCEC, Level 5, Hall F-G, Jade Room Investment Summit
Colliers International Limited | Executive Director, Valuation & Advisory Services, Asia
David Faulkner is an Executive Director of Colliers International responsible for valuation and advisory services in the Asian region. He joined Colliers International in 2003 after 15 years with Insignia Brooke, and has been based in Asia for over 27 years. He has advised on a variety of major projects in Hong Kong, China and elsewhere in the Asian region including valuations, feasibility studies, development consultancy and structuring investments. He covers all the major sectors including residential, commercial, retail, industrial, hospitality and leisure. He also acts as an independent expert in making determinations in commercial rent disputes and has advised on a number of complex property valuation issues
David is a member of the RICS Asia Board, and is also a Chairman of Asia Valuation Professional Group Board; a member of International Valuation Professional Board of the International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC); a member of the ULI North Asia Council; practising member of The Academy of Experts and a member of the Best Practices Committee of the Asian Public Real Estate Association (APREA).
RICS | President
Alan Collett was inaugurated as the 131st President of RICS on 02 July 2012. Alan is Consultant to Allsop LLP and Chairman of Allsop Residential Investment Management, having joined Allsop & Co from the College of Estate Management in 1972. He was a Senior Partner from 1996-2006.
Alan has worked in private practice dealing with residential and mixed use investment, valuation, development and agency and has also acted as a Fixed Charge Receiver and Expert Witness.
Alan is also Director at Consortium Investment Management Ltd; Honorary Fellow and member of the Board at the College of Estate Management; Member of Securities Institute and Investment Property Forum; Chairman of BPF Residential Committee and member of the RICS Communication Board.
The son of, and the father of Chartered Surveyors, he is passionate about the career opportunities that are open to people throughout the world in land, property and construction.
Professional Property Services Group | CEO, Professional Property Services Group
Photo credit: Scott Brooks
Mrs. Maggie Brooke is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors, and, since 2011, an Honorary Member of the American Institute of Architects (Hong Kong Chapter). She is CEO of Professional Property Services Group, a specialist real estate consultancy providing a wide range of services across the Asia Pacific region and is responsible for many of the firm's consultancy assignments. She has lived and worked in Hong Kong for over 30 years and takes a particular interest in the challenges associated with sustainable development in a dense urban environment.
Maggie is also Chair of the Heritage Hong Kong Foundation (HHKF), a charitable organisation established in 2006 to promote the protection of Hong Kong's built heritage and of the Best Practice Committee of the Harbour Business Forum (HBF) which, via the Business Environment Council of which she is also a director, she represents on the Hong Kong Harbourfront Commission. She is also a member of the Hong Kong New York Urban Planning Exchange and of Planning Alliance.
About Professional Property Services Group
PPS is a specialist real estate consultancy based in Hong Kong providing to clients a selected range of advisory services across the Asia Pacific region:
Strategic development and investment advice
Land use planning strategies
Corporate asset management planning
Occupational consultancy services
PPS advises clients on the most appropriate strategy in relation to their short, medium and long term real estate requirements, interests or investments in the context of a specific business use or environment or an overall corporate development or financial plan. General strategic services include land use analysis and recommendations, locational assessments, occupational strategies, conservation/regeneration opportunities and the critical assessment/prioritization of all available real estate options.
PPS has long established relationships with real estate service providers throughout Asia who are not only familiar with their local markets and business practices but also part of the local culture and so is able to provide services over a wide geographic area. PPS and its associates have developed an enviable track record and reputation for complex problem solving in the developing markets of the region.
PPS is part of the Brooke Group, the Chairman of which is Nicholas Brooke, immediate Past President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Nicholas Brooke has spent many years working in the region and was formerly Chairman of Brooke International which was subsequently acquired by the Insignia Group. He is an advisor to a wide range of public and private organizations as well as being a well-known commentator on property related matters.
PPS aims to provide clients with focused high level strategic advice based on sound market knowledge and many years of professional experience in the region. Where such advice leads to implementation assignments requiring additional professional or technical resources, best in class sub-consultants are sourced and managed by PPS as required.