Greg Kinch

Chief Financial Officer. South East Asia
T: +65 6326 1299 | greg.kinch@cbre.com.sg

Greg Kinch is Chief Financial Officer, South East Asia.

Greg holds executive responsibility for key Shared Services functions in CBRE including Regional Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Business Continuity and affiliate liaison responsibilities. Greg worksalongside regional, geographical and business leaders on strategy development and the execution of operations.

Greg joined CBRE in 2010; first as Finance Director and very swiftly expanded into Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the Southeast Asian region. As CFO, Greg led the Singapore Finance team, overseeing several major projects including the roll out of PeopleSoft, a corporate-wide software enterprise project. He played a key role in the implementation of the office transition to Workplace 360, a major global activity-based workplace programme that is being implemented across all CBRE offices. As CFO South East Asia, Greg was instrumental in the acquisition and integration of Vietnam and Thailand affiliates and manages all affiliates within South East Asia. He has demonstrated outstanding ability in managing key internal relationships working in close collaboration with executive and senior management.

Greg has spent the last 17 years in Asia. Prior to joining to CBRE, he was Vice President Greater China and Managing Director for Asia Pacific Travel Retail and Distributor Markets with the Elizabeth Arden beauty group. Greg started his career with Unilever Australasia as a management graduate.

Greg won the Managing Director’s Choice Award in CBRE’s Asia Circle of Excellence programme in 2013 and 2015. He was promoted to Chief Administrative and Financial Officer, South East Asia earlier in 2015.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS / ACCREDITATIONS
  • Certified Practising Accountant (Australia)
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Financial Administration, University of New England, Australia