The Myanmar Global Investment Forum

Tony Picon

Managing Director

Colliers International Myanmar

Tony has been living in Yangon since April 2012 and in the capacity of managing director at Colliers International in Myanmar since June 2013. He has been in charge of operations in the country including tenant and landlord representation, investment consultancy, research and project management for new developments. Tony was responsible for the first ever comprehensive Yangon Property Report which was released in mid-2011 just as the country was opening up. Before his time in Myanmar, Tony was responsible for Thailand research operations at Colliers, producing a wide range of reports covering Bangkok and other markets as well as the first ever Vientiane Property Report for Laos in 2012. He also managed research for Savills in Vietnam covering Ho Chi Minh City and other southern Vietnamese cities. In previous lives, Tony ran his own publishing businesses in Hong Kong spanning the handover in 1997, worked briefly for the Libyan Football Federation in Tripoli as a consultant, was corporate trainer for Airbus Industrie and Siemens in Germany, lecturer of International Tourism Management at the University of Applied Sciences in Bremen, Germany and head of EFL language programs for Sylvan Learning Centre in Hong Kong. He holds a BA (Hons) politics from the University of Newcastle, UK.

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Tue 15 - Wed 16 Sep 2015

MICC 2, Nay Pyi Taw