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SIOR and SIOR Europe Leadership celebrate a record MIPIM

Mar 14, 2023

The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) attended MIPIM in force with its international and European leadership all present to meet with its global membership and address the local and international issues that affect its 3,700 members in 45 countries. In fact, with over 50 representatives present in Cannes this year, it was a […]

SIOR Europe Networking: Ski Weekend with social and business fun!

Jan 25, 2024

SIOR Europe's second ski weekend will be held from Thursday 25th through Sunday 28th January 2024 in Chamonix Mont Blanc, France. For a world of information about Chamonix Mont-Blanc, visit the tourist office's website here. Email us now to find out more and to register your interest.

Matthew Leguen de Lacroix promoted to Head of Business Development, EMEA.

Jan 10, 2023

The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), the leading global professional office and industrial real estate association, has promoted Matthew Leguen de Lacroix, SIOR, FRICS, as Head of Business Development, a new role within SIOR. Leguen de Lacroix previously held the role of Director of the SIOR European Chapter, and prior to that, within […]

Members' and Industry Insights - Climate Change

Dec 6, 2021

FOREWORD BY THE EUROPEAN CHAPTER PRESIDENT, ANDREW SMITH SIOR FRICS. As COP27 has drawn to a close, SIOR Europe is keen to join the conversation about the focus that the summit brings on climate change impact to share commentary and advice from our members, all of whom support greater action in the race to net […]

SIOR Europe Networking: Inaugural Ski Trip

Jan 26, 2023

SIOR Europe's Inaugural Ski Trip will be held from Thursday 26th through Sunday 29th January 2023 in Chamonix Mont Blanc, France. For a world of information about Chamonix Mont-Blanc, visit the tourist office's website here. Email us now to find out more and to register your interest.

SIOR at MIPIM 2023, Cannes, France

Mar 14, 2023

MIPIM - The World's Leading Property Market14-17 March 2023 - Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France MIPIM brings together the most influential players from all international property sectors, offering unrivalled access to the greatest number of development projects and sources of capital worldwide. This unique environment provides exceptional networking, showcasing and commercial opportunities for property advisors, developers, regional […]

Andrew Smith is elected SIOR European Region Chapter President

Oct 18, 2022

The European Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), the leading global association for real estate advisors, has appointed Andrew Smith, Commercial Partner at Carter Jonas, as President. Smith succeeds past president, Paul Danks, and will serve from October 2022 until 2024. Smith is a real estate advisor in the Commercial Division […]

We need help! Here's an opportunity to assist in the running of the SIOR European Chapter.

Oct 12, 2022

Working from home and available for 8-10 days a month? The Chapter is seeking a person to take on a number of duties and responsibilities to assist the Executive Committee and liaise with SIOR Global HQ. #workingfromhome #realestate #sior Send your CV and covering letter to

Expo Real 2022

Oct 4, 2022

SIOR Global President Robert Thornburgh, SIOR Europe Chapter President Paul Danks, SIOR Europe Director Matthew Leguen de Lacroix as well as many SIOR members from the UK and over the European Continent will be attending the three days of Expo Real in Munich from Tuesday 4th October. Contact us now for a meeting. Read more […]

3rd SIOR International European Conference Round-Up

Aug 12, 2022

The SIOR International European Conference took place from 13-15 July 2022, with over 340 delegates and guests from across Europe, the Middle-East, Asia the US and Canada. A long awaited, in-person conference, it was productive, collaborative, sociable and a lot of fun. Here’s a round-up of the event. Day One Whenever we host a conference, […]

SIOR International European Conference calls for new asset class for food production and security, and endorses innovative SmartParc solution.

Jul 28, 2022

The SIOR International European Conference has called for the creation of ‘a new asset class’, as part of a mission to deliver more sustainable food production and security. Food is now recognised as a major cause of climate change, contributing as much as 25-30% of total GHG emissions. COVID has compounded the problem, highlighting weaknesses […]

EU Taxonomy Regulation will be huge disruptor to property market

Jul 27, 2022

A key take out of the SIOR International European Conference was the need for the real estate investment market to wise up to the EU Taxonomy Regulations and the monumental impact it is going to have on the industry in the future. Environmental sustainability standards are increasing and will only get more stringent in the […]

SIOR International European Conference raises c. €40,000 to support Ukraine 

Jul 26, 2022

At the third SIOR International European Conference, fundraising to support Ukraine played a central role. Thanks to the efforts of SIOR members and conference attendees, circa €40,000 has already been raised.  A 245 km cycle ride from Dublin to Kilkenny and back over two days has raised over €35,000 and counting (including pledges) and a […]

Convert first says SIOR International European Conference

Jul 15, 2022

The 3rd SIOR International European Conference calls for the real estate sector to repurpose what it has already built before it looks to develop new building stock. With a session focused on the future of the workplace, and delegates from across Europe, Asia, Canada and the US, it was clear that hybrid working is here […]

Celebrating future talent at the 3rd SIOR International European Conference

Jul 14, 2022

As part of our ongoing commitment to support the next generation of real estate professionals, SIOR Europe ran a competition to offer a number students the chance to attend the 3rd SIOR International European Conference, which took place in Dublin from 13th – 15th July. Ten students attended the conference, nine of whom were invited by the SIOR […]

SIOR Europe Workshop: Celebrating International Women's Day

Mar 8, 2022

The SIOR Europe Diversity and Inclusion Committee held a webinar to mark International Women's Day, which this year has the theme of ‘break the bias’. The inspirational discussion focused on championing women in real estate and finding positive ways to empower more women to join the industry and stay to build fulfilling careers. Chaired by […]

SIOR Europe Workshop: Climate Change and Sustainability

Nov 25, 2021

At Tuesday 23rd November's SIOR Europe webinar on climate change and sustainability, we welcomed a group of specialist participants representing a broad spectrum of disciplines within the real estate sector from across Europe.   What followed was an illuminating discussion – asking key questions on what needs to happen next for the built environment to […]

Pre-Christmas Celebration in London

Dec 2, 2021

Exclusive visit to the UK's busiest postal sorting office, The Mount Pleasant Mail Centre in Clerkenwell has undergone major changes over the years and we are privileged to be allowed to visit. Lunch at The In and Out Naval and Military Club Including A Talk by Bill Blain, author of The Morning Porridge. SIOR Europe is pleased […]

Round-up of COP26 Cities, Regions & Built Environment Day

Nov 16, 2021

The much-awaited Cities, Regions and Built Environment Day took place on 11 November, rounding off two intensive weeks of COP26 and highlighting the big role that the built environment – which is responsible for 40% of carbon emissions – can and must play in delivering on global net zero ambitions. We were encouraged to see […]

Members' and Industry Insights - Part Two

Nov 1, 2021

FOREWORD BY THE EUROPEAN CHAPTER PRESIDENT As the second week of COP26 comes to a close and with a day dedicated to the built environment, we publish the second part of SIOR Europe’s Members’ and Industry Insights, this time focusing on the experiences of our members across the UK & Europe. Our report provides insight […]

Members' and Industry Insights - Part One

Nov 1, 2021

FOREWORD BY THE EUROPEAN CHAPTER PRESIDENT As COP26 gets underway, SIOR Europe is keen to join the conversation about the focus that the summit brings onclimate change impact to share commentary and advice from our members, all of whom support greater action inthe race to net zero. Our members have put climate change impact at […]

Coming soon: the SIOR Europe Climate Change Impact Members' Views

Oct 28, 2021

As COP26 gets underway this weekend, bringing together parties from across the world for a climate summit that aims to ensure we secure global net zero by the middle of the century and keep 1.5 degrees within reach, we here at SIOR Europe want to show our support. We will be sharing guidance about how […]

SIOR covers the European Continent.

Jul 30, 2021

MIPIM September Edition, Expo Real, Simi ... As part of a growing global presence, SIOR will have representatives in attendance at three major European CRE events in the coming months. These initiatives are part of SIOR’s strategic brand-building efforts across Europe and beyond and we encourage SIORs to consider joining colleagues at these international events. […]

SIOR Europe : Mind Your Own Business

Sep 24, 2021

Friday 24th September 2021, 9h45 IST to 17h00 IST in Dublin, Ireland. The International borders are open and we are happy to confirm our first in-person event since January 2020! Join us for dinner with SIOR Global and European leadership on Thursday 23rd September and a mini-conference on Friday 24th September 2021, to be held […]

SIOR Europe Speaker Series : Working lunch - How agents should adapt to real estate cycles to fulfil investor appetite

Jun 24, 2021

Thursday 24th June 2021, 13h00 CEST 12h00 BST/IST 07h00 EDT Philippe Cervesi,Deputy General Manager, Real Estate Director, Partner.Corum Asset Management. Corum Asset Management is an independent asset management company with over €3 billion of real estate assets under management throughout Europe on behalf of a range of private and institutional investors. Headquartered in Paris and […]

SIOR Europe Workshop: Young Voices in Real Estate

May 26, 2021

As the real estate industry continues to experience a technological, environmental and societal transformation, the need to attract and develop new talent has never been greater. The next generation of professionals will preside over the industry’s continued transformation and will shape our cities, homes, workplaces and businesses. The latest webinar hosted by SIOR Europe’s Diversity […]

Embracing the new virtual reality: a report from SIOR TransACT360.

May 7, 2021

By Paul Danks, president of SIOR Europe and director of portfolio solutions at DeVono Cresa As an association founded on the principles of knowledge-sharing, professional advancement and cross-border collaboration, the past 15 months have been challenging for SIOR. But, empowered by a strong leadership group and supported by an active membership base, the association has […]

SIOR Europe: Press release, 6th May 2021.

May 6, 2021

LONDON LANDLORDS AMONG EUROPE’S MOST GENEROUS Incentives on new office leases in the UK capital exceed European counterparts.

TSL announced as SIOR Europe's first Industry Partner.

Feb 9, 2021

We are very pleased to announce that TSL have become the first “Industry Partner” of the European chapter. Through our Industry Partner Programme we will work together with  TSL to express opinion on   key corporate real estate issues, align on common interests, brand the partnership, generate deals and drive positive change, particularly in the area […]

Paul Danks elected as president of the SIOR European Regional Chapter.

Jan 10, 2021

Read Paul's letter to the European Chapter membership here.

Win a trip to Boston, MA

Jun 25, 2020

We have extended the deadline of the SIOR Foundation / SIOR Europe Chapter Student Real Estate Experience Programme by two weeks. It is not too late to apply - see here for more information! Contact us now.

Valentine's Day weekend offer - early bird rates!

Feb 14, 2020

We are less than five months away from the start of the 3rd SIOR International European Conference in Dublin. To celebrate Valentine's Day, we are offering you the opportunity to register for the conference today, and throughout the weekend up to midnight on US President's Day (this coming Monday 17th February) at the special early-bird […]

Students - Win a trip to Dublin!

Dec 8, 2019

The SIOR Europe Chapter, in partnership with the SIOR Foundation, is offering four real estate students (BSc or MSc) to attend the 3rd SIOR International European Conference in Dublin, July 2020. Download the flyer which explains how to enter at or contact for more information.

Lunch with speaker, AGM and Six-Nation Rugby on Friday 31st January 2020.

Nov 5, 2019

New Year’s gathering for members and guests with lunch and speaker followed by a weekend of rugby – Ireland v Scotland in the Guinness Six Nations. Gordon D'Arcy will be our guest of honour at our lunch, to be held at the Royal Dublin Society. Come join us for a great weekend. To register, click […]


Jul 24, 2019

SIOR Europe offering a unique experience to attend global real estate conference in Portland, Oregon Two real estate students from Europe have been selected to attend the SIOR Fall World Conference in Portland, Oregon in October. The students’ participation has been co-funded by the SIOR Foundation Student Real Estate Experience Program and the European Regional […]

European members shine!

Jun 8, 2019

#SIOR is proud to have #CRE experts from all over the world—we believe having this global representation allows our members to interact and network with the best of the best. Check out this amazing video of some of our international members sharing their stories!

Brussels Airport - Strategic Vision 2040

Jun 19, 2019

Brussels Airport 2040 : Connecting Belgium to the future. SIOR Europe and RICS Benelux are pleased to invite you to an exclusive event in Brussels, Belgium on Wednesday 19th June 2019, from 9.30 am to 2.30 pm. Mr Jeroen Govers, Head of Real Estate of  Brussels Airport Company will give a presentation on Brussels Airport's Strategic Vision 2040. The […]

Win a trip to Portland, OR

May 23, 2019

The European Chapter with the SIOR Foundation will be sending a student to SIOR Fall World Conference 2019 as part of the Student Real Estate Programme. Applications close on 30th June 2019. Contact us for further information.

Letter from America

Apr 19, 2019

 Paul McDowell, President, SIOR Europe Regional Chapter  The curtain has now closed on the SIOR Spring World Conference for another year and I have returned from Washington with new connections, plenty of new learnings and continued enthusiasm for the role of the association in facilitating transatlantic and international deals. This year’s event was the second-largest […]


Mar 22, 2019

US-Founded association seeking to extend membership into Europe & EMEA The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) has launched a major European expansion drive to extend its global profile. The association currently has more than 3,200 members in 686 cities and 36 countries and its membership comprises some of the most knowledgeable, experienced, and […]


Mar 6, 2019

SIOR Europe offering a unique experience to attend global real estate conference in Washington Three real estate students from Europe have been selected to attend the SIOR Spring World Conference in Washington DC on 10-13 April 2019. The students’ participation has been co-funded by the SIOR Foundation Student Real Estate Experience Program and the European […]


Jan 25, 2019

SIOR Europe offering a unique experience to attend global real estate conference in Washington The European Regional Chapter of SIOR is now accepting applications from students for a chance to attend the SIOR Spring World Conference in Washington DC on 10-13 April 2019. The opportunity is available to all current undergraduate or postgraduate students over […]

Founding the next GENERATION

Jan 22, 2019

This month the SIOR REPORT features an article about SIOR and the SIOR Foundation intensifying their efforts to attract next generation professionals to the commercial property industry. You can read the full article on the SIOR REPORT website by clicking here (the link will open in a new tab).

Would you like to join us for a Pre-Christmas luncheon in Dublin on 5th December?

Nov 23, 2018

The SIOR European Regional Chapter and the SIOR Foundation will cover the costs of your travel and lunch. This experience is a great chance for a property student (real estate, business, economics or finance programme) to join in a SIOR Europe Chapter Event at the Royal Dublin Society venue. The student (an under-graduate or graduate […]

New Board

Oct 26, 2018

SIOR Europe are happy to announce the new board: President Paul McDowell Vice President Paul Danks Deputy Vice President Andrew Smith Treasurer Andrew Smith Secretary Iain Rackley PR/Marketing James Mulhall Foundation Representative Matthew Leguen de Lacroix Admissions Chair Renata Osiecka Retention Chair Thorsten Wolf Sponsorship Chair Iain Finnegan Board Member Alberto Iori Board Member Fredric […]


Oct 8, 2018

Paul McDowell appointed President of the SIOR European Regional Chapter Paul McDowell has been elected as the new President for the European Regional Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR). The announcement, which was made at the Chapter’s AGM in London, will see him undertake a two-year term, during which his home […]

SIOR Europe in Dublin, Ireland

Dec 5, 2018

Our pre-Christmas networking and educational meeting /luncheon will be held in Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday 5th December 2018. Save the date!  More details will be posted shortly.

MIPIM 2018 - SIOR Europe's presence

Jan 29, 2018

MIPIM 2018: SIOR's receive a vastly discounted rate of €580 instead of €1,855, specially discounted rate credited to SIOR's and CCIM's by Reed Midem. Please contact Anna ( for more details. We also have a booth at MIPIM which you are encouraged to use for meetings if you so wish. Our stand is located in Palais […]

SIOR Foundation Awards a Trip to Warsaw

Jan 24, 2018

The SIOR Foundation presented the winner of the Fall World Conference raffle, Hall Ball, SIOR, of Hilliker Corporation with a free registration and travel accommodations to the 2018 European Conference in Warsaw!

Student Real Estate Experience Program Continues to Shine

Jan 24, 2018

The SIOR’s Student Real Estate Experience program was launched a few years ago to bring undergraduate and graduate studies’ students to SIOR conferences as part of their learning experiences, and also, to help launch their careers by having the ability to network with so many SIORs and sponsors during our events. The Foundation budgets approximately $16,000 per […]

SIOR International European Conference set for Warsaw in 2018

Oct 28, 2017

The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) has announced that its International European Conference will return next year, taking place in Warsaw, Poland, from Wednesday 27 June to Friday 29 June 2018. SIOR’s International European Conference is considered one of the most important events of the year, attracting international investors, developers and consultants working […]

Chicago Global Conference

Oct 26, 2017

26th - 28th October 2017 A substantial discount is available to International Members More details on

Chapter Lunch in London, hosted and sponsored by Carter Jonas

Dec 8, 2017

Friday 8th December. Carter Jonas, 1 Chapel Place, London, W1G. Network with your peers, extend your weekend in London and do your Christmas Shopping!

Geoff Kasselman’s networking trip to a very hot Madrid

Sep 28, 2017

On the final part of Geoff’s European trip we had the pleasure of being hosted by CBRE Madrid at their central city offices for a fantastic tapas and champagne reception on 24 June 2017. The number of attendees swelled to 15 for Geoff’s address as rumours had circulated the office of this awesome presentation. Our […]

SIOR’s central European ‘Treffen’ in Frankfurt

Sep 28, 2017

Midway through Geoff’s journey across Europe, the stop in Frankfurt, hosted by Project FOUR brought 10 colleagues together to hear a synopsis of the changing tide of the our sector. Geoff’s well-informed presentation highlighted the speed of change within our industry. Project FOUR – The Heart of the Skyline were our very generous part-sponsors and […]

SIOR Presidents enjoy Dublin’s Fair City

Sep 28, 2017

SIOR Global President; Geoff Kassleman& SIOR European Chapter President; Renata Osiecka were joined by fellow Irish SIORs and over 40 attendees at the HQ of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) on 21 June 2017 to hear Geoff present his thought provoking insight into the future of our industry. Thanks to the SCSI for […]
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