Altus Group Strengthens Capability in Western Australia
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PERTH (June 27, 2017) – Altus Group, a leading provider of independent advisory services, software and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry, has welcomed Sharon Yap as State Manager for Western Australia as part of its expanding team in Australia.
Ms. Yap is a leading expert in the use of new technologies, specialising in Building Information Modeling (BIM), and has more than 18 years of experience working for quantity surveying consultancy practices, contractors and developers across Asia and Australia.
“We are delighted to welcome Sharon to our team,” said Niall McSweeney, Senior Director, Altus Group. “Sharon is widely recognised as one of the pioneers in the use of BIM for cost planning. Her in-depth technical knowledge and extensive experience in a variety of global markets makes her uniquely qualified to lead our office in Western Australia. Sharon is well-place to add value to our expanding client-base in Perth.”
Ms. Yap has significant managerial and technical experience in cost estimating, change control and construction contract administration and has worked for a range of clients in the health, commercial and residential property, education and public sectors.
In her new role, Ms. Yap is responsible for growing the team of expert service providers to service an increasing client-base in Western Australia.
About Altus Group Limited
Altus Group Limited is a leading provider of independent advisory services, software and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry. Our businesses, Altus Analytics and Altus Expert Services, reflect decades of experience, a range of expertise, and technology-enabled capabilities. Our solutions empower clients to analyze, gain market insight and recognize value on their real estate investments. Headquartered in Canada, we have approximately 2,300 employees around the world, with operations in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Our clients include some of the world’s largest real estate industry participants across a variety of sectors. Altus Group pays a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share and our shares are traded on the TSX under the symbol AIF.
For more information on Altus Group, please visit: www.altusgroup.com.