Colliers International has appointed Malcom Tyson as Australian chief executive officer.
The agent will replace John Kenny who was last year promoted to Asia Pacific CEO.
Both will be based at Sydney.
Mr Tyson was the chief executive of the Colliers International NSW agency and managing director of the industrial business.
He has also been a senior member of Colliers’ Australian and New Zealand Executive Leadership group since 2005 (story continues below).
“[Malcom] brings more than 30 years of real estate and business experience to the position and is regarded as a leader within the Australian property industry,” Mr Kenny said.
“His market knowledge and strong relationships with private investors, major…corporations and instituiotnal clients meant he was the ideal choice to continue driving the future success of Colliers in Australia”.
The change is effective immediately.
Mr Kenny held the role since 2005.