Leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) today announced the appointment of Dré van Leeuwen who joins Colliers International in The Netherlands as Head of Capital Markets.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the national and international real estate industry, Dré van Leeuwen will be responsible for managing the Capital Markets and Leasing departments across the Netherlands. In addition, he will become an equity partner in the company. For the past 12 years he has worked at JLL Netherlands, where he was in charge of the Capital Markets team.
 
Dirk Bakker, CEO of Colliers International in The Netherlands, said: "Providing excellent service to international real estate investors is one of our most important strategic objectives. With the arrival of Dré we gain an expert with an entrepreneurial attitude who will help to further shape this ambition. We are very proud that he has chosen Colliers and will play an important role in the future of our company."

Dré van Leeuwen: "The dynamic change that Colliers is setting in action in The Netherlands resonates with me. Colliers’ modern view on the future of real estate brings a new perspective in the market and I look forward to contributing to this."

Dré van Leeuwen will join Colliers International in The Netherlands on December 01.