Auckland, 8 July 2015 - CBRE welcomes leading Auckland agent Ben Pilley as Associate Director to the Industrial and Logistics Services team, based in the South Auckland office.
Ben joins CBRE from JLL, where he spent almost six years at its Auckland-based industrial office. He was one of JLL’s most successful industrial operators in New Zealand and was named JLL Rookie of the Year in 2010.
With over 10 years' experience in corporate sales specialising in blue chip key accounts within multinational companies, Ben has built key relationships with some of New Zealand’s largest fast moving consumable based companies. He has transacted some of the markets largest industrial sales and leasing transactions and delivers outstanding results for his clients.
In his new role, Ben will be primarily focused on the geographical area of Mt Wellington working closely with the other agents at CBRE South Auckland. “In a competitive market like Auckland, working with the best team is crucial and the South Auckland team I believe is the best. I’m able to focus on large transactional activity alongside proven performers at CBRE.”
Bruce Catley, Managing Director of CBRE South Auckland says, “Ben’s outstanding and award winning reputation, strong customer focus and successful track record will be a real asset to CBRE. His appointment as Associate Director to the team will add further strength to our reputation and continue to build our industrial and logistics presence in South Auckland.”
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