Alex Jeffrey appointed as new CEO of Savills Investment Management

/ EdgeProp
April 24, 2019 3:27 PM SGT
International real estate manager Savills Investment Management has appointed Alex Jeffrey as its new CEO. He will take up his new position later this year and will be based in Singapore. In addition, Jeffrey will also become a member of the Savills Group Executive Board.
Jeffrey was previously head of Asia Pacific for M&G Investments, where he was responsible for the development and leadership of the company’s business across all investment sectors in that region. He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and holds both an MA (Hons) in Law from Cambridge University and an MBA from INSEAD.
Newly-appointed Chief Executive Officer at Savills IM, Alex Jeffrey (Picture: Savills IM)
Kiran Patel, who has been acting CEO since mid-2018, will continue in his role as chief investment officer and will become deputy CEO following Jeffrey’s arrival.
“That Jeffrey will be based in Singapore is a clear demonstration of the importance we attach to Savills’ future growth potential in the Asia Pacific region, linked to our strong UK and European platform,” says Mark Ridley, CEO at Savills PLC.