National Director | Hotels
Dean is a highly respected hotel investment advisor specialising in the disposal, acquisition and valuation of hospitality and tourism assets. Dean provides advice to many institutional and tourism related entities including those noted in the client info tab.
Dean is also actively involved in a range of work in the wider South Pacific basin including; Fiji, Tonga & Samoa.
Dean joined Colliers International in May 2013 as National Director, Hotels for New Zealand and the South Pacific.
Prior to that Dean was Executive Vice President of Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels & Hospitality Group New Zealand & Queensland with over 25 years’ experience in the wider property industry.
He has also been actively involved in the wider property industry, holding a senior lecturing position at the University of Auckland between 1999 and 2011.
Director | Hotel Advisory & Valuation
Chris specialises in the provision of valuation and consultancy advice for hospitality and tourism assets in New Zealand and South Pacific. Chris is a Registered Valuer with a strong background in real estate and finance.
Chris originally joined the Colliers International NZ Limited’s Valuation & Advisory Services Team in October 2003 becoming registered in 2007. Subsequent to registration Chris spent four years working for a property firm in the UK, before returning to Colliers in April 2011. In 2015 Chris moved to the ANZ as a manager of the Property Risk team before re-joining Colliers International in June 2017 as Director – Hotel Advisory and Valuation.
Chris’ experience gained while in the working and travelling over the past 16 years has provided him with a sound knowledge of the tourism real estate industry and banking procedures.
Chief Executive Officer | New Zealand
As the Chief Executive Officer, Gareth is responsible for leading the Colliers New Zealand business, which includes nearly 750 experts across 30 locations.
Gareth’s responsibilities include guiding the strategy and growth of the New Zealand business and he works closely with the Colliers APAC and global teams to maximise collaboration and implement global initiatives.
He has extensive experience in the Australasian property market having first joined Colliers in 2000 and worked across multiple service lines, including Real Estate Management, Occupier Services, Leasing and Sales. He worked in the banking sector from 2005-2011 before returning to Colliers.
Prior to becoming CEO, Gareth led the Investment Sales team at Colliers for eight years.
As a Project Director for Colliers Project Leaders in New Zealand, Kerry leads strategic end-to-end property solutions for clients to provide exceptional service and results.
Kerry is an experienced development professional with proven success in development management, client-side project management, land and infrastructure development as well as planning and negotiation. Kerry has over 18 years of experience that includes the delivery of major and complex projects through the bid, feasibility and inception stage, through to design and construction and finally, asset handover to the end client.
He has completed projects across multiple sectors including commercial building refurbishments, office, residential apartments (including BTR), food and beverage, retail, early learning centres, industrial and civil & infrastructure projects.
Kerry takes a personal and dedicated approach to ensure the needs of all clients are fully understood and delivered to a high standard.
National Director | Strategic Advisory
Alan has overall responsibility for Strategic Advisory for Colliers International in New Zealand.
He advises a wide range of public and private sector organizations. Clients include Auckland Council,, Massey University, Kiwi Property, Ngai Tahu Property, Ngati Whatua Orakei, Ngati Whatua o Kaipara, NZ Super, and various departments of the New Zealand government including Police, MBIE, Ministry of Justice, and Kainga Ora.
Director | Strategic Advisory
Chris Dibble is currently a Director of Strategic Advisory and has held a variety of leadership roles at Colliers over the past eight years.
With over 17 years of experience, Chris uses data-driven property insights and pragmatic advice to arm people with the necessary information to make the best possible decisions.
Chris is also a regular presenter at industry events, as well as frequently featuring in New Zealand’s media discussing the latest property market trends.
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