CoreNet Global Announces New Board Members and Chair Elect at 2015 Global Summit Asia Pacific
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CoreNet Global Announces New Board Members and Chair Elect at 2015 Global Summit Asia Pacific

Press Release
March 20, 2015

CoreNet Global Announces New Board Members and Chair Elect at 2015 Global Summit Asia Pacific

HONG KONG (19 March 2015)– CoreNet Global today introduced its newly elected global Board of Directors and officers to a record-setting audience of business leaders at the organization’s 2015 Global Summit Asia Pacific in Hong Kong.

Kate Langan, Group General Manager Property, ANZ Banking Group in Australia, was named Chair Elect. The following new board members were elected:

New Board Members Serving a Three-Year Term Ending March 2018

Monique Arkesteijn, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft University of Technology

Shane Guan, MCR, Customer Business Director, Regional Group Account Director, CBRE Global Workplace Solutions

David Kamen, MCR.h, Senior Managing Director, DTZ

Craig Youst, MCR, Head of Design and Build, LinkedIn

New Board Members Serving a Two-Year Term Ending March 2017

Neil Austin, Global Head of Asset Management, Royal Bank of Scotland

Vik Bangia, MCR, Vice President Global Enterprise Real Estate, Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

Associate Directors Serving a One-Year Term Ending March 2016

Barbara Donaldson, VP Global Real Estate & Facilities, Synopsys

John Cuppello, CEO, Qube Global Software

Directors Continuing to Serve:

Randy Smith, MCR, Chair, Vice President, Global Real Estate & Facilities, Oracle

Terry Wood, Governance Committee Chair, Global Real Estate VP, Americas, Hewlett-Packard Co.

Francisco J. Acoba, Director, Strategy & Operations, Deloitte Consulting, LLP

Debra Homic Hoge, Global Director, Real Estate, General Motors

Kenneth Manke, Vice President Workplace Services, Unilever

Craig Robinson, President USA, Colliers International

Doug Sharpe, President Corporate Solutions Americas, Jones Lang LaSalle

Board Members Completing Their Terms:

Jim Scannell, Immediate Past Chair, The Travelers Companies

Steven Quick, Treasurer, CEO, Global Corporate Services, DTZ

Michael Creamer, Partner, Head of EMEA, Cushman & Wakefield

Irene Masterton, MCR, GM, Retail Real Estate, Shell

Denis McGowan, Group Head, CRES Business Alignment and Asset Management, Standard Chartered Bank

Sean Prasad, Vice President, Real Estate and Facilities, T-Mobile

Marcus Rayner, CLC Representative, Cresa

Christopher Staal, MCR, Bose

Michael Nuby, Associate Director, Manager, Project Management Division, Economic Development Services, Southern California Edison

Kent Wiegel, Associate Director, Capstan Advisors

CoreNet Global is the world’s leading professional association for corporate real estate (CRE) executives with strategic responsibility for the real property used by multinational corporations for their own operations. CoreNet Global’s more than 9,500 members, who include 70% of the top 100 U.S. companies and nearly half of the Global 2000, meet locally, globally and virtually to develop networks, share knowledge, learn and thrive professionally. For more information, please visit


David Harrison
CoreNet Global