Savills Singapore continues to strengthen its Commercial and International Marketing teams’ presence and services

4th September 2009

Savills Singapore is pleased to announce the appointment of Agnes Tay as Director of Commercial Leasing, Agnes Heu as Associate Director of Commercial Leasing and Julian Sedgwick as Senior Associate Director of International Marketing.

 

“As the global economy recovers from recession we are starting to see more companies relooking at their office needs. After months of inactivity  in the office sector, we are seeing renewed interest in both the leasing and investment sales markets. We are taking this opportunity to strengthen our Commercial Team by adding a few more experienced advisors to assist our clients who are looking to expand or relocate into Singapore to take advantage of the active Asian markets,” said Mr Michael Ng, Managing Director, Savills Singapore.

“On top of that we are also taking this opportunity to recruit and expand all the other business units such as International Marketing, Projects Sales, Property Management, Investment, Residential Leasing and Industrial teams. This continuous expansion is part of Savills regional plan to continually improve and expand our service offerings throughout Asia,” added Mr Ng.

Savills Singapore’s staff strength has also grown from 85 to slightly over 100 with the addition of several new real estate professionals in all key business units within the last 18 months.

Ms. Agnes Tay, Director, Commercial Leasing
Ms. Agnes Tay is a veteran in the local real estate industry with over 16 years of experience which includes consultancy, marketing and leasing of commercial properties in Singapore.

Prior to joining Savills Singapore, Agnes was Director of Business Space at Knight Frank, where she oversaw all aspects of business development, sales and leasing activities. She was instrumental in the leasing of Samsung Hub, Parakou Building, 991 Alexandra Road and Great Eastern Centre.

Ms. Agnes Heu, Associate Director, Commercial Leasing
Ms. Agnes Heu is also a veteran in the local real estate industry, with over 16 years of experience in the area marketing and leasing of commercial properties here. Prior to joining Savills Singapore, Agnes was working as an Associate Director of Business Space at Knight Frank. During her time at Knight Frank she served as a strategic advisor to both local companies and MNCs for their occupancy and corporate real estate needs.

Mr. Julian Sedgwick, Senior Associate Director, International Marketing
Julian brings with him over 10 years of real estate experience especially in Residential Sales and Development Consultancy in London. He worked closely with most of London’s main line developers to market new development projects in London and also into the Asian markets.

Prior to joining Savills, Julian was Director of Residential Investment with Jones Lang LaSalle Singapore for the past 18 months. Whilst with JLL, he focused mainly on international project sales within the Asia Pacific region. Julian’s key task at Savills will be to work closely with key offices throughout the region to assist developers in launching and marketing their projects across border providing them with a one stop solution. He will also work closely with Savills London offices to bring prime UK projects to Asia.

“With a strong international brand presence the goal is to help developers reach out to the right markets across the region at the right time. The International Marketing Team will now focus to interface Savills successful UK and European residential business with the Asian markets such as Singapore, Hong Kong, Korea and China,” said Mr Ng.

 
 

Key contacts

Michael Lim

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Corporate Communications Manager

SGX Centre 1, Singapore

+65 6415 7579