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Enthusiasm from Singapore to New Orleans

John Forrest Corporate Solutions, Asia Pacific Having just participated in what many have considered Asia’s largest CoreNet gathering in Singapore, I am happy to see the same level of enthusiasm in New Orleans. Confidence is starting to return to the US. CRE executives here have re-opened their strategic plans while the window of opportunity is [...]

Welcoming John Forrest to the CoreNet Global Board

Posted by: Ed Noha Managing Director, Strategic Consulting, Americas I wasn’t able to attend the CoreNet Summit in Singapore – but I’ve been hearing great things. As many of you know, my colleague John Forrest, CEO of our Corporate Solutions business in Asia Pacific, was recently named as one of CoreNet Global’s new Board Directors [...]

Profiling the next generation of CRE leadership

Posted by: Jordi Martin Managing Director, Integrated Facilities Management Asia Pacific Peter Barge’s presentation yesterday gave us insight into some of the attributes that CRE executives will need in order to become outstanding leaders. Many people were quietly talking afterwards about how poignant his observations were and how relevant to the challenges they are facing [...]

Why is working in CRE like working in a nuclear power plant?

Posted by: Sylvia Koh Head of Occupier Consulting, Asia Pacific Strategy and portfolio planning (SPP) means different things to different people. The only constant is – we are not doing it enough. CoreNet launched, for the first time in Asia, the SPP community at this Summit. As a member of the pioneer leadership team of [...]

Good things come in threes

Posted by: Jeremy Sheldon Managing Director, Markets Asia Pacific OK, so yes we have been through a downturn. Many of us have been through downturns before. What can we learn from it to ensure we emerge from the downturn with strength? Here are three key points that I took away from the breakout session: The [...]