Colliers (NASDAQ: CIGI) announced the appointment of Badal Yagnik as CEO for India.
Yagnik is based in Gurgaon and will collaborate with Sankey Prasad, Colliers’ chairman and managing director for India. Before joining Colliers, he was a managing director at Cushman & Wakefield. Earlier in his career, he was a managing director at JLL.
“I welcome Badal to the Colliers team and look forward to collaborating with him to drive exceptional results for our clients and people,” said Prasad. “For close to three decades, he has been devising successful end-to-end real estate strategies for key corporate occupiers and developers. Badal has represented numerous corporations and professional service firms at local, regional, national, and international levels, successfully executing some of the most complex and marquee transactions in the industry.”
“As one of the most well-known industry leaders in the real estate sector in India, Badal has accelerated the success of his clients to deliver some of the most successful real estate projects of impeccable quality,” John Kenny, Colliers’ CEO, Asia Pacific, said. “An exceptional leader and real estate industry veteran, he has been credited with establishing robust cross-border teams while creating some of the most profitable businesses in India. We are excited to see him put his skills and experience to use, guiding our rapidly growing India business into its next phase.”