Leadership promotions strengthen Cushman & Wakefield’s NSW valuations team


Cushman & Wakefield today announced six senior promotions within its New South Wales Valuations and Advisory business, as the team continues to strengthen and expand its market presence across Australia.

James Burney and Thomas Andrews have both been promoted to the role of Joint State Director. James will also continue to manage the Middle Markets and Mortgage Valuation business lines, while Thomas will maintain a key role within the Institutional Retail division.

Tim Miles is now National Director (Institutional Office), and Andrew Berwick takes on the role of Divisional Director (Residential Development). Finally, Simon Rees has been promoted to Associate Director while Daniel Hiscox is now Manager.

The promotions follow several strategic appointments appointments nationally, including Josh Phegan, Niall Ashleigh, Lily Lachal, Peter Bath to the firm’s Institutional Valuation team, as well as the recent addition of the national Self-Storage Valuations & Advisory team led by Linda Sharkey and supported by Hugh Davies, and Patrick Mulcahy.

Cushman & Wakefield’s Joint Managing Director, Valuations & Advisory, David Castles, said: “Each of these team members is well deserving of these promotions, having the proven experience, values and capability to take on more senior roles.”

“As our business continues to expand nationally, we remain committed to investing in identifying and developing the right leadership and talent that will support our growth, and continuity and excellence in client service.”

Matthew Russell, Joint Managing Director, Valuations & Advisory added: “Collectively, these promotions provide us with talented and highly engaged leaders who have exceptional industry experience and client relationships.”

“We have an outstanding valuations business nationally with a quality team, and being able to promote internally is testament to the depth of talent within our business. I’m excited for what 2021 holds and look forward to making further major announcements about the growth of our valuations business over the coming months.”