RICS has verified the appointment of its presidential staff for 2021-22, with Clement Lau turning into president, supported by Ann Grey as president-elect and Tina Paillet as senior vice-president.
The appointments arrive in the wake of a raft of top rated-brass resignations, with chief executive Sean Tompkins, president Kath Fontana, interim chair of the Governing Council Chris Brooke and chair of the management board Paul Marcuse all standing down from their posts earlier this month.
Incoming RICS president Lau is at this time the director and head of improvement and valuations for business house with Hongkong Land. He is a fellow member of RICS (FRICS) and has held a selection of roles within just the institution, together with as chair of the RICS Hong Kong Board and member of the RICS Asia Regional Board.
Gray is a genuine estate broker and certified architect dependent in Los Angeles with a lot more than 25 years’ encounter. She runs her own apply in California and earlier held the US Sector Seat on the Governing Council.
Paillet is an global actual estate government with extra than 25 decades of experience in the built environment throughout asset administration, enhancement tasks and sustainable expense.
The resignations at RICS followed the publication of an impartial review into the human body, which located that four non-executives who elevated concerns over an audit ended up wrongly dismissed.
The assessment from Alison Levitt QC has described a “power struggle” at the organisation and mentioned that “sound governance concepts were not followed”.