Cushman & Wakefield, the leading global real estate services firm, has appointed Patrick Junius as new Head of C&W Design + Build.
Patrick Junius’ career prior to Cushman & Wakefield includes serving 17 years for Ahrend, a leading industry in Belgian workspaces’ creation and furniture.
Patrick Junius will be responsible for the operational and financial performance of C&W Design+Build business in Belgium and Luxembourg. The acquisition of former ADMOS back in 2017 added an in-house design & build capability to the firm’s existing range of services which include Agency, Asset Services, Capital Markets, Development, Occupier Services and Valuation & Advisory. C&W Design + Build is a true trend-setter in workplace strategy, new ways of working, well-being at the office… and the leader in design & build activities in Belgium and Luxembourg.
Patrick Junius’ succeeds Anthony Shaikh.
Koen Nevens, Country Head, comments: “I am delighted that Patrick Junius took this position as new head of C&W Design + Build. In his role and with his long experience, Patrick will reinforce synergies within our different departments, both internationally and locally, to reinforce our market leading position in Belgium and Luxembourg. Since the COVID-19 outbreak, we developed a full range of new services to create a safe and innovative workplace environment such as the “6 Feet office” concept. Thanks to the collaboration with our international teams and our experts in workplace strategy, C&W Design + Build will help companies to attract and retain talents in these unprecedented times.”
Patrick Junius, head of C&W Design + Build, said: “It’s an honour to take up this position with Cushman & Wakefield which is at the forefront of value-adding insight and advice. This has never been in greater demand from real estate occupiers and owners than in this current period of economic and social change. The COVID-19 outbreak will contribute to a profound reshaping of the office market and the workplace strategy. Having worked prior in the creation of vitalising workspaces, we will continue to put C&W Design + Build at the forefront of smart ways of working, developing safety and well-being at work, but also creating post-COVID 19 workspaces by introducing new spaces to foster collaboration and innovation.”