Code : 2024063
Event Name : Data Centre Developments in Hong Kong & GBA and Experience Sharing on Data Centre Valuation
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Richmond Liu, LLB, MSc, MRICS, MHKIS, RPS (GP)
and Sherwan Esmailzadeh, MSc (Real Estate Management), MSc (Real Estate), MRICS

Richmond specializes in the provision of valuation and advisory services across the real estate spectrum, including residential development sites, en-bloc premium office buildings, retail and shopping malls, industrial estates and hospitality establishments. Richmond is currently heading the Investors & PRC Client Services team within Colliers Valuation & Advisory Services advising major investors, developers mainly from the mainland as well as Government organisations on maximising the potential of properties in Hong Kong, the Mainland China and beyond. Prior to joining Colliers, Richmond also has in-depth professional exposure in valuation for statutory bodies and public sector such as Urban Renewal Authority and Lands Department

Sherwan Esmailzadeh’s main area of expertise is advisory and valuations across APAC with a focus on large multi-country real estate portfolios of institutional investors. He has advised across all asset classes with a geographical focus on Hong Kong, Japan and South East Asian markets. Sherwan has in-depth market knowledge in real estate and is able to provide key insights and valuable advice relating to property assets in the region. With a general practice background, Sherwan is skilled at rental review, development appraisal, financial analysis and strategic property consultancy. He is currently providing valuation and advisory services in Colliers.
Event Date : 2024-04-19
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2024-04-17
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : YSG
Organizer : Young Surveyors Group
Fee : HK$150 for members; HK$180 for non-members; Free of charge for full time degree student members (subject to seating availability)
Priority : HKIS members (First-come-first-served)
Language : English
Details :

Speakers will share their views on data centre development in Hong Kong & GBA and experiences and challenges in conducting valuation of data centre.

The contents of the talk shall be as follows : -

1. Requirements and Market Entry Method

2. HK Market Analysis – Demand and Supply

3. GBA Market Analysis - Main Risks, Countermeasures and Policy Update

4. Experience sharing on data centre valuation

Remarks :

PQSL hours shall be determined by the APC candidate's respective Division.

*For Face-to-Face:

  • Prior online registration is required. Walk-in registration will not be entertained.
  • Eating and drinking is not allowed at the Surveyors Learning Centre.

On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form ( and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.

Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom : Face-to-Face