25 August 2016 (Shanghai) – Knight Frank, the leading international property consultancy, continues to invest in talent growth in China with three new Shanghai management level appointments. They are:
Bunny Wang, China Head of International Capital Markets and International Project Marketing
Yi Cheng, Associate Director, International Project Marketing, China
Ken Wu, Senior Manager, International Capital Markets, China
Bunny is appointed as China Head of International Capital Markets and International Project Marketing. In her dual role, she will focus on maximising cross-selling opportunities through collaboration with other business lines and geographic leaders of global key markets. She will report to Alan Liu, Managing Director of China.
Bunny has extensive business network and over 13 years of commercial real estate experience. She started her commercial agency career with Colliers International. She later went on to pioneer the International Properties division at Colliers China where she led the team to a position of market dominance within two years. Bunny introduced many international projects into China and led her team to achieve remarkable sales result, particularly for London projects. She then took on the role of Director for PRC Institutional Services at Colliers International where she assisted private and large state-owned Chinese conglomerates with outbound property requirements. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Culture Exchange from Shanghai International Studies University.
Supporting Bunny in maximising business development opportunities across China: Yi Cheng and Ken Wu
Yi is appointed as Associate Director, International Project Marketing, China. He will be assisting Bunny as she works with top tier global developers, and he will be responsible for overseeing international residential project sales and marketing activities in China. He will be managing the division’s expansion throughout the country. His responsibilities include managing the sales and channel teams, and co-ordinating exhibitions and events for international property launches. Yi was previously with Vistra Group Limited as General Manager, Business Development. He holds a Master of Management from the University of Nottingham and a Bachelor of Arts in International Trade from Shanghai University.
Ken was appointed as Senior Manager, International Capital Markets, China. Ken will help Bunny manage and develop the firm’s International Capital Markets business in China. Ken has over eight years of commercial real estate agency experience. His specialties include real estate investment, financial modelling, project valuation, leasing and integrated consulting. Before joining Knight Frank, Ken held senior manager roles at Colliers International and Cushman & Wakefield. Ken holds a Bachelor of Commerce in International Economics from Shanghai University of International Business and Economics.
Piers Brunner, CEO, Greater China at Knight Frank, says, “Bolstering Knight Frank’s presence in mainland China is a top priority. We can only grow by strengthening our leadership and investing in the best talent. We are pleased to have Bunny, Yi and Ken join us as part of this drive. I look forward to what we can accomplish together with Alan on the next phase of Knight Frank’s development in China.”
Alan Liu, Managing Director of China, Knight Frank, says, “We are delighted to have Bunny leading our International Capital Markets and International Project Marketing teams in China with seasoned professionals supporting her. Bunny’s strong entrepreneurial spirit, proven track record and extensive client network will undoubtedly help Knight Frank maximise business development opportunities going forward.”