Hugh Hamilton

Managing Director, Global Workplace Solutions, South East Asia
T: + 65 6224 8181 |

Hugh Hamilton is the Managing Director and Division Lead of CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions business (GWS) for SEA. Hugh is responsible for driving the growth of the GWS business in SEA, including Facilities Management, Transaction Management and Project Management.

Hugh is a seasoned corporate real estate professional with over 20 years’ experience. He has held senior positions in Europe, Australia & NZ, South Asia and most recently in Singapore, with a proven track record of growing successful occupier focused businesses. With a background in real estate valuation and corporate advisory, Hugh has served a broad range of multi-national clients with a particular emphasis in the Technology and Financial Services sectors.

Hugh is responsible for leading CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions business in Southeast Asia. In this role he is focused on further developing CBRE’s business platform across South East Asia and overseeing delivery to our key corporate clients.

Prior to joining CBRE, Hugh was Head of Occupier Services Asia Pacific with DTZ in Singapore, where he was responsible for developing DTZ’s intra-regional occupier services business. Hugh also spent six years with DTZ India as their Senior Director, Head of Occupier and Development Markets, responsible for growing the business and building teams in new markets such as Hyderabad and Chennai; and helped developing multiple business lines including transactions, land, occupier consulting and landlord representation.


  • NZIV – Valuers Registration Exam
  • MRICS – Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors


  • Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS)
  • Post Graduate Diploma, Business Law, Massey University, New Zealand