CHICAGO, March 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DTZ, a leading global property services firm, has announced the appointment of Adam Stanley as Global Chief information Officer (CIO), effective March 3. Mr. Stanley will be responsible for the firm's technology systems and infrastructure across all of DTZ's business globally. He will provide strategic and operational direction for DTZ technology and work across our global regions to further drive innovation and fuel the tremendous growth the company is experiencing in property services. He will be based in our Chicago office and will report directly to Tod Lickerman, Global Chief Executive Officer of DTZ.
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Mr. Stanley's 20-plus years of career experience include several global and U.S. assignments with significant budget and resource responsibilities. He joins DTZ after serving as Global CTO and Global CISO for Aviva PLC based in London, a FTSE 100 insurer and asset manager and the world's sixth largest insurer. Prior to Aviva, Mr. Stanley was Global Chief Technology Officer of Aon, the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and was based in Chicago.
Mr. Stanley holds an M.B.A. from The Wharton School in Philadelphia, PA, and he earned his B.S./B.A. with Honors, from Washington University in St. Louis, MO. His many personal and professional leadership roles include service on the Board of Trustees of Chicago State University and on the advisory board of Cabrini Green Legal Aid.
"I am pleased to welcome Adam to the global DTZ Executive Team," said Mr. Lickerman."DTZ will benefit greatly from Adam's broad global experience in complex technology systems and services driving value across DTZ's integrated platform."
DTZ is a global leader in property services. We provide occupiers and investors around the world with industry leading, end-to-end property solutions comprised of leasing agency and brokerage, integrated property and facilities management, capital markets, investment and asset management, valuation, building consultancy and project management. In addition, our award winning research and consulting services provide our clients with global and local market knowledge, forecasting and trend analysis to make the best long-term decisions for their continuous success far into the future. DTZ has 45,000 employees including sub-contractors, operating across 208 offices in 52 countries. For more information, visit: www.dtz.com.
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CONTACT: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tod Lickerman Chief Executive Officer DTZ +1 312 424 8134 email@example.com Adam Stanley Chief Information Officer DTZ +1 312 424 8214 firstname.lastname@example.org Media please contact: Richard Lindberg, +1 312 424 8172
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