London,
06
February
2018
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13:05
Europe/London

CBRE APPOINTS CHRIS LARKIN AS CHIEF TRANSFORMATION AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICER (CTDO) – EMEA/UK

Global real estate advisor CBRE has today announced the appointment of Chris Larkin as Chief Transformation and Development Officer – EMEA/UK effective 1st March 2018.

In this newly created role, Larkin will be responsible for leading transformation programmes in the UK and EMEA and for developing and executing initiatives that support and accelerate strategic growth, client service enhancements, business process efficiency and productivity.

Larkin joins CBRE from Bigrock People Performance Solutions, of which he was the Founder and Managing Director. Bigrock is a market-leading consultancy delivering cultural change and corporate transformation programmes to clients in UK, EMEA and USA. Over the past three years Larkin has worked closely with the Leadership and Executive teams at CBRE on a number of strategic change management initiatives. Larkin’s background prior to Bigrock was in Insurance, Banking and Wealth Management.

Martin Samworth, Chief Executive Officer, EMEA, CBRE
Chris has a proven track record of leading and facilitating change and growth at some of the world’s top corporations and is ideally placed to work with our leadership teams to execute our targeted growth projects and business transformation initiatives. This will ensure we are even more strongly positioned to continue to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients. 
Martin Samworth, Chief Executive Officer, EMEA, CBRE

Chris Larkin added, “Having been fortunate enough to work with CBRE in a consultancy capacity, I have experienced first-hand the energy and ambition within CBRE and its unrelenting focus on delivering a world class service to its clients. I am excited about this wonderful opportunity and very much look forward to working with CBRE’s experts and outstanding leadership team in executing new initiatives for growth and development across the EMEA region.”