Director, C H Williams Talhar & Wong Sdn Bhd
Alex Lowth is the CBRE Hong Kong’s Chief Adminstrative and Financial Officer, responsible for driving the firm’s shared services functions, including Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Business Continuity and M&A.
Previously, Alex was the firm’s APAC CFO, responsible for financial management and control, overseeing all regional planning and forecasting activities, seven CFOs/Finance Directors and approximately 200 people in the finance function across the region, as well as managing key internal and external relationships. Key initiatives included identifying and hiring financial leaders, implementing procedures to comply with corporate policies, and cost containment for this Fortune 500 Company.
Alex joined CBRE in 2003, and has since undertaken a number of responsibilities within the business including UK COO, and CFO for EMEA. He has more than 15 years of senior financial leadership experience including strategic planning, merger proposals, information management systems design, development and implementation, business planning, and managing multi-cultural/international teams.
Alex previously worked for large corporations such as Lend Lease and Credit Suisse.