SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 7 September 2018 - For the second year in a row, Euromoney magazine readers named Cushman & Wakefield the top China real estate services firm in a variety of categories including Overall, Agency Letting/Sales, Valuation and Research, according to the results of Euromoney's 14th annual Real Estate Survey of industry professionals for 2018. Cushman & Wakefield took the top slot by beating out competitors in the key categories of real estate under advisory & consultancy in China.
Edward Cheung, Chairman, Asia Pacific Board & Chief Executive, Greater China, said: "We're honored that Euromoney named Cushman & Wakefield the best real estate services firm in China for the second consecutive year and recognized our company for excellence across several business and skill lines. Once again, a clean sweep of Euromoney's real estate awards across key categories, including Overall, reflects Cushman & Wakefield's market leading position as the premium real estate services provider of the most comprehensive range of services across Greater China."
Francis Li, International Director, Vice President, Greater China & Head of Capital Markets, Greater China, said: "Following an excellent performance for our Capital Markets team in 2017, we successfully kicked off 2018 with several high profile investment transactions brokered through Cushman & Wakefield. With great honor and pleasure, we are delighted to be receiving Euromoney's recognition as the market leader in China for Agency Letting/Sales for the second consecutive year."
KK Chiu, International Director, Vice President, Greater China & Head of Valuation and Advisory Services, Asia Pacific, said: "It's our great pleasure to be awarded the No.1 valuation service in China for the second time. Our extensive network of 20 offices in Greater China region has completed over 100,000 valuations in over 300 cities. Our advisory services, including business valuation and financial due diligence services, have expanded substantially to grow with our client's commercial activities. We hope the collaboration of our various services lines and a strong database continue to provide unparalleled services to our clients."
James Shepherd, Managing Director, Greater China Research, said: "I am thrilled that Euromoney readers find outstanding value in the critical insights and thought-leadership reports that Cushman & Wakefield Greater China Research provides to a global audience. Our team of over 40 dedicated researchers in Greater China constantly strives to be true leaders in Applied Market research, leveraging on-the-ground knowledge and our firm's deep industry engagement that has become central to helping our clients make informed business decisions in an increasingly challenging and rapidly changing world."
These were the 14th Euromoney Real Estate Awards organized by the international financial magazine Euromoney. Each year, real estate advisors, developers, investment managers, corporate end-users and banks worldwide are asked to rate which firms they thought were the best providers of real estate products and services in their market over the past 12 months. According to Euromoney, the 2018 survey was conducted from March 8 to May 4, 2018.
About Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global real estate services firm that delivers exceptional value by putting ideas into action for real estate occupiers and owners. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest real estate services firms with 48,000 employees in approximately 400 offices and 70 countries. Across Greater China, there are 20 offices servicing the local market. The company won four top awards in the Euromoney Survey 2017 in categories of Overall, Valuation, Agency/Letting and Research in China. In 2017, the firm had revenue of $6.9 billion across core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, advisory and other services. To learn more, visit www.cushmanwakefield.com.cn or follow @CushWake on Twitter.