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National Director | Office Leasing
Rob has over 25 years commercial property experience specialising in Office Leasing, Commercial Property, Financial Analysis and Valuation. He is the National Director of Commercial Leasing. In a prior role he was responsible for the National Property Management business. His current focus covers Office Leasing and Tenant Representation nationwide, particualrly in the Auckland CBD. Prior to working for Colliers International, Rob held positions in Wellington and Auckland with a major international fund manager. His roles included work in property valuation, leasing, purchase and sales.
Paul is a hugely effective and highly experienced corporate Office Leasing Director. Paul has won multiple Asia Pacific and New Zealand awards at Colliers and is a previous overall winner of the NZ REINZ Commercial Salesperson of the Year.
Paul has specialised in corporate office relocations and retentions for over thirty years in both his home city of Wellington and Auckland, all with Colliers. Prior to joining Colliers, Paul spent ten years in the NZ Police specialising in serious crime investigation.
Paul captained the NZ Men’s Water Polo team for many years playing in two world championships and two Olympic Qualifying Championships. Paul still holds an official NZ long course swimming record.
With expertise in the Auckland office leasing market I co-lead the Colliers Auckland Commercial Leasing team.
I cover all aspects of the job with expertise in end-to-end leasing solutions focusing on medium to large businesses. From the initial design through to lease execution, major back-fill, sub-leasing, assigning of existing leases and seeking the right office solution for significant corporate organisations.
I have spent the past twelve years in NZ building an extensive industry network and have superior market knowledge and insight.
I have consistently been a top tier performer in Auckland for office leasing and pride myself on strong and enduring relationships in the market.
As Director of Office Leasing, Sam leads the Auckland CBD team of 12 brokers and support staff to connect tenants with the very best spaces for lease across the CBD and city fringe. Sam has over 20 years of commercial property experience with ten years at Colliers International and five years leading the Auckland CBD leasing team. Sam has a thorough understanding of the Auckland office market and has developed strong relationships with some of the city’s largest office owners and occupiers.
Prior to joining Colliers in 2010, Sam worked in the South Auckland leasing and sales market before taking up an international transfer to work in London in the West End Office market. Sam spent six years in London specialising in office leasing, acting for both tenants and landlords.
Sam now specialises in Auckland CBD leasing and has been instrumental in some of the largest deals in the city. Most recently the leasing of the brand-new, PWC Tower at Commercial Bay, acting for Fidelity Life with their relocation to 136 Fanshawe Street and stay put negotiations for The Australian Consulate, Morgan Coakle and Haigh Lyon.
With over 16 years’ experience in Auckland’s commercial property industry – over a decade of which has based at Colliers International – Eileena has worked as a valuer, commercial property manager and a commercial office leasing broker.
Now an office leasing broker concentrating on Auckland – specifically the CBD and city fringe areas – Eileena has concluded leases with a range of organisations, including the likes of Auckland City Council, Meridian Energy, Mitsubishi, Nib, Ministry of Education, Pulse Utilities and Marketing Association.
A dedicated, passionate and consummate professional, Eileena has an excellent reputation as an established and successful broker who operates with a high level of integrity.
She enjoys the challenges and especially loves using creative solutions to solve an office accommodation requirement.
Eileena is also tertiary qualified, with a Bachelor of Business Studies double majoring in Property Management and Valuation.
I have been with Colliers since 2006, helping Auckland based companies find the right office space and negotiate successful leases. Having trusted relationships with Auckland's landlords and in-depth knowledge of the office leasing market, I have helped lease 126,000 sqm of commercial office space.
By taking a genuine interest combined with an in-depth knowledge of the Auckland market and the office leasing process, I successfully connect businesses to buildings across Auckland.
Before Colliers, I worked at Microsoft in Sydney and Seattle, as a corporate account manager, looking after a select group of large national and multi-national organisations. I was recognised for my attention to detail and customer-first approach, allowing me to do what was right for my clients, which in turn created long term wins for Microsoft.
Director | Commercial Leasing
With 10 years of experience in the Auckland commercial property market, Michael brings a wealth of experience to the office leasing process. Specialising in medium to large scale tenant relocations in the CBD fringe and Southern Corridor, Michael has had the opportunity to work with many high profile national and international brands, alongside a number of Government agencies and has transacted over 37,000m² of office space in the past 12 months.
Notable recent deals include:
- Ministry of Social Development ~ 7,941m²
- Heartland Bank ~ 6,680m²
- St John Ambulance ~ 6,085m²
- Fletcher Building ~ 5,649m²
- Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment ~ 4,220m²
- NZ Police ~ 3,434m²
- Dept of Internal Affairs ~ 1,767m²
- Ministry of Justice ~ 1,676m²
- Accident Compensation Corporation ~ 1,625m²
- Cone Marshall ~ 1,189m²
- EnableMe ~ 1,010m²
- Aim Aerospace Engineers ~ 978m²
- Broadspectrum ~ 880m²
- Ministry of Education ~ 840m²
- Veolia ~ 834m²
- LG Electronics ~ 820m²
- Fulton Hogan ~ 814m²
- Fraser Thomas Engineering ~ 728m²
- Siemens New Zealand ~ 707m²
- Unilever ~ 700m²
- Hilti New Zealand ~ 528m²
Kendall focuses on office leasing within Auckland CBD and the wider central Auckland area, specialising in medium sized occupiers.
Since joining Colliers in 2010 he has assisted local, national and multi-national occupiers with their office requirements including Meridian Energy, Southern Cross, JLT, Vodafone and Greymouth Petroleum.
Kendall’s success comes from his modern and efficient approach to his work, as he continues to develop innovative ideas within the commercial leasing market.
Kendall graduated from Lincoln University in 2009 with a B.Com (VPM).
After graduating with a Bachelor of Property from The University of Auckland, Jake joined the Colliers International office leasing team with a focus on small and medium scale office tenant relocations in the Auckland city fringe and southern corridor markets. With exceptional attention to detail, professionalism and service delivery Jake has seen an exponential rise in his market presence.
Prior to joining Colliers, Jake managed an Auckland wide office leasing database, developing crucial analytical knowledge. In this time, he provided rigorous maintenance of multiple daily listings, implemented creative marketing tactics and regularly dealt with key clients, demonstrating his strengths of direct communication and transparency.
Enthusiastic, motivated and driven, Jakes focus is set on becoming the market leader in his area of expertise.
Recent Lease Transactions:
- RCR Construction ~ 1261m²
- Total Event ~ 677m²
- Johnson Controls ~ 668m²
- Fitout Solutions Ltd ~ 526m²
- F45 Grey Lynn ~ 392m²
- Tiger Brokers ~ 343m²
- Quantum Jump ~ 270m²
- Pure Build ~ 250m²
- F45 CBD ~ 233m²
- Sharing Shed H/O ~ 211m²
Recent Sale Transactions:
- 33 Karaka Street, Eden Terrace ~ $2,300,000
- 14 Upper Queen Street, Eden Terrace ~ $1,180,000
Jake looks forward to assisting with your requirement.
Benson joined Colliers International in 2015 as a Building Surveyor for the specialist Building Consultancy team, before joining the West Auckland Investment Sales team as a Commercial Broker in 2018.
During his two years as a Building Surveyor, Benson developed his technical knowledge and skills in relation to buildings and predominantly focused on commercial, industrial and retail assets. This specialist know-how, along with Benson’s analytical approach, gives him an edge when assisting vendors to position their properties in the market. He also draws on his technical skills to match owner-occupiers, investors and developers with the properties that best suits their needs.
Benson’s technical experience includes the survey and preparation of Premises Condition Reports, Dilapidation Assessments (Make Good Assessments), Reinstatement Cost Assessments, Forward Maintenance Plans and assistance with Technical Due Diligence and Project Management. Major clients who have engaged Benson’s services include Progressive Enterprises, Goodman, Kiwi Property, Z Energy, Waste Management and Trust Management.
With a number of sales and lease transactions diversified over multiple asset classes, Benson has become a-go to agent for vendors, landlords and tenants in the West Auckland Area.
Director | Commercial
Janet is a Director at Colliers North Shore located in Takapuna and received the prestigious Women in Property award from the Property Council in 2019.
Janet was awarded Rookie of the Year in 2005, Marketer of the Year in 2013 and promoted to Director in 2016.
Janet specialises in office and retail sales and leasing, and investment sales. She is also a Board executive on the Takapuna Beach Business Association (TBBA) and previously on the Board of the Business North Harbour business association. Janet was also the first female President of the Pinnacle Ski Club in Ruapehu. Her connections are extensive, and with over 15 years at Colliers International Janet is well respected within the industry. Janet is passionate about commercial property and is one of the leading commercial brokers in Auckland.
See LinkedIn Profile at https://www.linkedin.com/pub/janet-marshall/a/27a/a98
Janet's previous transactions include:
- Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC)
- Primepac Ltd
- The Warehouse Group
- New Zealand Defence Force
- The Skin Institute
- Transaction Services Group
- Kalmar Construction Ltd
- Medical Assurance Society
- The Crate
- New Zealand Drug Detection Agency
- Inland Revenue Department
- Property Partners
- Vision Accounting
- Ministry of Education
- Advanced Management Systems (AMS)
- McLaughlin Law
- Automobile Association
- Straker Translations
- Carter Holt Harvey
- Goodwin Turner Commercial Lawyers
- Smartpay NZ Ltd
- New Zealand Institute of Education
- Waitemata District Health Board
- Invenco Group Limited
- Leading Edge Telecom
- North Harbour Business Association
- IMS Health
- CCH NZ Ltd
- Northern Health School
- 12, 25 Corban Avenue, Albany
- B4, 34 Triton Drive
- B1, 59 Apollo Drive
- 1/3 and 2/3 Cowley Place, Rosedale
- 18 Cowley Place, Rosedale
- 120 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley
- Unit 6/39 Apollo Drive, Rosedale
- Unit B1, 34 Triton Drive, Rosedale
- Unit 1, 31 Northcroft Street, Takapuna
- Unit 106F Bush Road, North Harbour
- 8B, 331 Rosedale Road, North Harbour
- 3 Milford Road, Milford
- D4, 14-22 Triton Drive, Rosedale
- 38B William Pickering, North Harbour
- B2, 34 Triton Drive, Rosedale
- 1A Nile Road, Milford
- 14, 100 Don McKinnon Drive, Albany
- B3 and B4, 17 Corinthian Drive, Albany
- Unit 9, 100 Don McKinnon Drive, Albany
- A1, 75 Corinthian Drive, Albany
- B3, 210 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany
- 104 Rosedale Road, Rosedale
- B4, 210 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany
- D3 and D4, 14-22 Triton Drive, Rosedale
- 11 Apollo Drive, Rosedale
- K, 39 Apollo Drive, Rosedale
- 40C Triton Drive, Rosedale
- 3A Tarndale Grove, North Harbour
- G, 4 Antares Place, Rosedale
- 2A and 2B, 331 Rosedale Road, Rosedale
- B8, 210 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany
- 46A-D Constellation Drive. Rosedale
- B3 and B4, 72 Apollo Drive, Rosedale
- 4B Argus Place, Wairau
- B3, 63 Apollo Drive, Rosedale
- D2, 63 Apollo Drive, Rosedale
- 450 Glenfield Road, Glenfield
- 2-4 Fred Thomas Drive ($60M)
- Todd Park ($33M)
- The Hub, Whakatane ($24M)
- Walton Plaza, Whangarei ($13M)
- 102 Rosedale Road, Rosedale
- Bunnings, Whakatane
- 51 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna
- 27-31 Park Road, Grafton
Nick is an established Commercial Property Broker on the North Shore, specialising primarily in office sales and leasing from Takapuna through to Albany.
With nearly 10 Years experience, Nick is a huge asset to the commercial team, providing a wealth of knowledge and strong relationships with his clients.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Property from the University of Auckland, Nick was a fast learner into the agency role, and concludes over 40 Transactions a year including both sales and leases, giving him a strong track record to date. His calm approach and out of the box thinking helps him get the deal done before the competition, and the results are clear.
A dedicated surfer and a love for the mountains keep Nick busy on the weekends, as well as playing drums in a wedding band on a regular basis.
Always keen for a coffee and a chat, Nick is keen to hear of any opportunites, and help solve your commercial property issues.
Kerry is a Commercial Sales and Leasing broker, specialising in office and retail properties on the North Shore.
Having completed multiple sales and leasing transactions with a range of different organisations from Government, SME's to large international corporations, retail to food vendors, Kerry understands the importance of thoroughly understanding the needs of your business and being able to offer a superior level of market expertise and service.
Kerry is a dedicated and passionate professional, resolutely determined to deliver her clients results. Continuously drawing from the success and dominance of the Colliers International North Shore office, Kerry assists her clients to deliver strategic commercial solutions while remaining personable throughout the process.
Kerry’s previous role with Colliers as Marketing Co-Ordinator and Office Manager for the North Shore office gives her a strategic edge that works better for you by having prior knowledge and resources required to successfully execute a tactical marketing strategy using all platforms available including digital, print and social media.
Lucy works as a broker in the Auckland City Office Leasing team with a focus on the CBD while also specialising in flexible office spaces to meet growing demand from corporate occupiers and small to medium enterprises.
Lucy has over four years of property management experience having worked in Colliers Corporate Solutions team before transferring her considerable skills to office leasing. As a property manager she was involved in a variety of leasing transactions, including new leases, renewals and rent reviews for notable clients such as BNZ, Tower Insurance and Air New Zealand.
Lucy has a wealth of experience working with major corporate occupiers and has the right combination of drive, professionalism and energy to really deliver for her clients.