John joined Colliers International in late 1994 and has been a Director of Colliers International since 1996. John has been Colliers International New Zealand´s top commercial sales broker over a 20 year period, resulting in well over $2billion dollars in sales.
Sales include the Amtrust Portfolio for $220 million, 50% of The Bayfair Centre for $121.5 million, ASB Centre for $112.5 million, and leading the project team to create the 80 Queen Street development between BNZ and Multiplex at a value of over $200m.
In addition John was also appointed by Westfield to sell $350m of NZ retail centres, was Project Leader on $130m of NZ Supermarkets for Multiplex, and also for Centro´s NZ Shopping Centre Portfolio for $100m.
Recent engagements have included Downtown Shopping Centre for $92m,Shore City for $82m to Aviva, a number of smaller Centres for MAB and the Albany Land sale for over $70m.Most recently John has worked closely with the Waterfront Auckland team to successfully sell down 30,000sqm of land within the Wynyard Quarter.
The combination of 16 years in the agency business and his legal and development background have proved beneficial to many clients, particularly on the more complex assignments.