Associate Director | Retail Leasing
License # 10007807 | Licensed under the REAA 2008
Jessica has over 27 years' experience selling and leasing property. She initially joined Colliers International in 1992, undertaking various roles including Research Analyst, Commercial Sales Executive Assistant and Commercial Sales broker. After taking time off to travel and work for Colliers RH in London in 2000, Jessica re-joined Colliers International in Auckland as a Retail Leasing broker in 2001.
During her 18 years' experience of retail leasing, Jessica has leased of all forms of retail stores, across all sectors, from convenience, food & beverage, and service retail, to shopping centres and large format retail.
Jessica’s focus is now large format retail, leasing many of the stores in the all the large format Supa and Mega centres around the country .
Jessica has completed leases in all the major large format retail centres around the country. Examples being (but not limited to): Albany Mega Centre, Westgate Centre, Waitakere Mega Centre, Syliva Park Lifestyle Centre Mt Wellington, St Lukes Mega Centa Manukau Supa Centa, Kmart Plaza Hastings, Valley Mega Centre New Plymouth, Airport Retail Park & Porirua Mega Centre, Wellington and Northwood Supa Centa Christchurch.
Jessica has attended numerous Colliers high performers rewards trip.
Bachelor of Proprty Administration
Memberships & Involvements
MREINZ, Woman in Retail, Woman in Property, Australian LFRA
Argosy, NZRPG, The Warehouse, Farmers, Hugh Green Group, Redwood Group, Progressive Enterprises, Country Road, Just Group, True Alliance, Jetts Gym, Snap Fitness, Noel Leeming, Lighting Direct, Looksharp, Godfreys, Petstock, Nood Furniture, Macpac, The Furniture Store.
"Jessica has extensive knowledge of the retail leasing market, and is always pleasant and professional. Her dedication to her clients is appreciated. She has had a successful career in the property industry, and we would happily recommend her services" - Fiona Shilton, General Manager Property, The Warehouse.
"Jessica's knowledge of the Large Format Retail market, her integrity and her relationship skills, mean she is our "go to" person in the property market for assistance and advice in with our retail properties. We always feel comfortable that Jessica will represent our brand well to the market. She has made a point of really understanding our company values and strategy so that both Argosy and prospective tenants that she deals with form a successful and long standing partnership. Our Chief Executive Officer, Peter Mence says "Jessica is highly respected within Argosy and in the industry. We believe she is the leading female leasing agent in large format retail in the country, and would not hesitate to recommend her to other property owners." - Joanna Sharpe, Asset Manager, Argosy Properties.
National Director | Retail Leasing
Leroy focuses on national retailers in the large format retail sector. He matches his clients’ new requirements with appropriate opportunities and helps in rationalising any sites surplus to their needs.
He takes a strategic role in advising private and institutional developers and landlords on project leasing options. He also actively helps Australian retailers identify strategic opportunities to launch their brands in the New Zealand market.
Leroy is committed to delivering results to his clients.
Director | Retail Leasing
Having worked with Retail Property for over 20 years Tim has vast experience both in the New Zealand market and abroad.
Tim has been back in New Zealand since August 2016 but prior to this he worked for Westfield in Sydney as a leasing executive and in the United Kingdom for 15 years acting on behalf of some of the UK’s top institutional landlords including Legal and General, Land Securities and Aviva. In New Zealand TIm is currently advising Tinline Property Group and Todd Property on their retail assets.
Tim has also acted for premium international retailers such as Marks and Spencer, Sainsburys and Topshop. In New Zealand Tim is currently advisiing Cityfitness and Estee Lauder on their aqusitions and disposal strategy.
Tim’s aim is to provide and action strategic asset management initiatives to enhance values. His retailer clients benefit from the significant time he invests in getting to
know their business resulting in Tim sourcing and securing their best property solutions.
Broker | Retail Leasing
Nick joined Colliers International in 2018 having spent 15 years in the retail and manufacturing sectors both in New Zealand and internationally.
Previously a sales and marketing professional for several market-leading brands, Nick is now part of the Retail Team focussing on leasing predominantly in the service, convenience and food and beverage sectors in Auckland as well as across New Zealand.
Nick has a strong background in customer experience and innovative digital strategy and has a particular interest in digital integration in retail environments.
Team Assistant | Retail Leasing
As the Team Assistant for Auckland Retail Leasing, Zoe is responsible for general administration, property marketing, presentations and collaborating information to support the Retail Leasing Brokers.
Zoe is passionate young professional with a strong interest in retail property, particularly the fashion and food and beverage sectors. She is a dedicated learner who is investing her time into understanding the nature of both retail and the property market.
Zoe recently graduated from The University of Auckland with a Bachelor of Property and Bachelor of Commerce conjoint, majoring in Management and Marketing. Throughout University, she was extensively involved in the Property Student Association, ALES, organising social events and supporting Property students.
Zoe joined Colliers International in 2018 as the Marketing Assistant where she worked part time for 2 years with her studies. During this time, Zoe was in charge of reconciling all Marketing Invoices, working with external suppliers and internal teams.
Adam has the ability to relate to a wide range of people, is approachable, professional, reliable and he focusses on analysing his client’s requirements. His industry knowledge delivers results for his clients and he helps them negotiate through the process, maintaining high standards of professionalism and excellent client communication. Adam has previously bought and sold a number of businesses, and still currently a silent partner with multiple world leading franchises to his name. Adam has a great network of retailors, business Brokers, and franchisors that give his clients an advantage when strategizing who would best suite your investment. If you're a retailor reaching out for guidance, Adam has the ability to relate and help guide you through into the best possible location for your business needs.
He is committed to making deals work and to negotiate outcomes to the most favourable conclusion, whilst serving the best interests of his clients with strict levels of confidentiality. Adam works closely with the Colliers commercial team to utilise their nationwide and international network, databases and contacts and their effective marketing systems.
Adam is readily available, so when you are ready to lease and want immediate action, contact him to discuss your requirements.