Andrew has more than 30 years of experience in the professional property valuation sector in Greater China and overseas. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield in 1993, he worked with two other international property consultancy companies.
Heading up the Valuation & Advisory skill line in Greater China, Andrew is responsible for the valuation and advisory services in IPO and capital markets projects, mergers and acquisitions, securitization, REIT, and non performing loan portfolios. His expertise covers properties and specialized projects including infrastructure projects, hotels, golf clubs, logistic properties, data centers and business operations. His team has been actively involved in the securitization and C-REIT issues in the mainland market. He is also the convener of Cushman & Wakefield’s Greater China Hotel Industry Practice Group.
Andrew has serviced in the mainland China market since 1991 and is one of the forerunners to bring in the international valuation practice into mainland China. He helped in expanding the Greater China valuation team from Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou to now covering 22 cities in the Greater China region. In Hong Kong, the valuation team is the largest private practice in the industry with leading market shares in loan financing valuation services and in annual valuation services of listed real estate companies in Hong Kong. In 2021, the valuation team of Hong Kong was crowned the inaugural Valuation Team of the Year in the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Hong Kong Awards.
Being a Council Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors General Practice Division and a Board Member of the Surveyors Registration Board in Hong Kong, Andrew also actively participates in promoting the professional status of surveyors in both the mainland China and overseas markets.
Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global real estate services firm that delivers exceptional value for real estate occupiers and owners. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest real estate services firms with approximately 50,000 employees in over 400 offices and approximately 60 countries. In 2021, the firm had revenue of US$9.4 billion across core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, and valuation and other services. . In Greater China, a network of 22 offices serves local markets across the region, earning recognition and winning multiple awards for industry-leading performance.