As the head of Singapore research services at Cushman & Wakefield (C&W), Xian Yang is responsible for managing and delivering real estate end economic research and strategic analysis, with the view of providing research-based perspectives to commercial leasing and investment processes. He leads the research team in gathering market intelligence and presents the findings to fund-level investors. His insights on the Singapore real estate market are well-sought after by both the local and international media. He has been instrumental in spearheading several key assignments throughout his career including the study on the future of workplace for the Association of Banks Singapore (ABS) and market study of a property portfolio for the Singapore Land Authority.
Xian Yang also provides consultancy services with a focus on residential, commercial, and industrial sectors. His clients range from multinational corporations, government-linked companies to real estate funds. Prior to joining C&W, he was the head of research at OrangeTee, where he focused on residential research. Xian Yang began his career at GIC in the risk and performance department where he tracked the risk and performance for Fixed Income and Alternative Asset Classes.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in banking and finance from the University of London and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.
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.
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