Associate Director Agency Rotterdam
Daan is an experienced Commercial Real Estate Advisor with a demonstrated history of working successfully in the Rotterdam Real Estate market since 2009. He started his career as a Tenant Manager but switched his career to become a Senior Real Estate Advisor at Ooms Makelaars Bedrijfshuisvesting in 2011. Here he was accountable for buying, selling, leasing and subleasing commercial real estate for his clients. His specializations include: offices, municipal real estate / government buildings and buildings suitable for transformation.
In 2018 he accompanied his partner to Rio de Janeiro for her work, where he then had the opportunity to step out of his comfort-zone and take on a world of new challenges such as learning and fluently speaking Portuguese, completing several online programs with EdX, volunteering as an English teacher and acting as a commercial advisor regarding the continuity, growth and development of the NGO he volunteered with. Before returning to the Netherlands him and his partner took a sabbatical and travelled around for 3 months to the Galapagos, Australia and New Zealand.
As of November 2019, Daan is back in the Netherlands and has taken on the position of Associate Director Agency Rotterdam at Colliers International.
- Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate
Memberships & Involvements
- JOR Member, 2012-present
- JOR Board Member (External Relations), 2015-2016
Jong Onroerend Goed Rotterdam (JOR) / Young Real Estate Rotterdam is a network of young, highly educated real estate professionals working in the Rotterdam area.
Head of Agency | Netherlands
Head of Agency at Colliers International, The Netherlands, with offices in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Eindhoven. Experience in commercial real estate for 20 years, as a real estate agent for lease, sale and investments. Highly interested in offices and care. My clients are national and international oriented. Commercial driven, always searching for ways to exceed my clients needs expectations. Looking for the personal aspects in business relations. Member of the EMEA Offices Group. Member of the Board at NVM Business.
Maarten has been working in the real estate business since 2003. He started his career at Meeus. In 2007 he switched to Parc Makelaars as an Real Estate agent and switched to the Colliers International Office Agency team in 2017. Since then Maarten has been working as a senior Real Estate agent in the greater Rotterdam real estate market, advising landlords and investors.
Besides his work as a senior Real Estate agent, Maarten is a memebre of a various number of business associations. This enables him to advise our local, regional end international clients on the various challenges in their real estate portfolio.
After writing his thesis on the Rotterdam office investment market at Chalet Group and finishing his Real Estate Management study. Jasper started as Junior Asset Manager by Chalet Group. As Junior Asset Manager his (commercial) focus was on a real estate portfolio in the greater region of South-Holland.
Since 2018 Jasper is part of the agency team in the greater Rotterdam real estate market, advising landlords and investors. His focus is on Offices.
Head of Research
Frank has been head of research at Colliers International since 2018. His focus is on realizing Colliers’ internal and external strategies and goals, with the mission to deliver fact based insights, innovative solutions and disruptive perspectives.With the research team we focus on the internal support of the various business lines in order to let them function as well as possible. In addition, we focus on external publications. With the pulbications we try to increase our brand awareness in the Netherlands and to be the expert on the future of real estate.
Before Colliers International I worked at Dynamis one of the largest Dutch real estaste consultants in the Netherlands, where I worked as a research manager in a similar position to my current position. For Dynamis I work at the Economic Institute for the Construction Market where I worked as a researcher in the office and housing market. Here I did research on the effects of policy on the various real estate markets. I mainly reported to the various authorities in the Netherlands.
Real Estate Advisor Industrial & Logistics
As member of the Industrial & Logistics team for the Netherlands, i use my local expertise, large international network, and industry knowledge to meet and exceed the needs of my clients both nationally & internationally. I am responsible for the region Great Rotterdam and am involved in all aspects of the Industrial & Logistics field, ensuring that we are offering a complete solution that acknowledges the client's current and future needs.
Dré van Leeuwen
Executive Director Capital Markets & Agency
Dré is Partner, Executive Director Capital Markets & Agency and member of the board at Colliers. He is responsible for Capital Markets in the sectors offices, retail, industrial& logistics and residential. Besides his responsibility for Capital Markets, he is also responsible for the Agency Departments offices, retail and industrial & logistics at Colliers.