Bert Hesselink awarded AmCham Wings for AmCham members
Bert Hesselink, Senior Director at CBRE, won the AmCham Wings Award in 2016 for his long-term chairmanship of the AmCham Real Estate Committee, for driving its agenda forward and its contributions in the Real Estate sector on the local market.
The American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic is a non-profit, nongovernment organization governed independently by a board of directors elected from and by its membership. Organization is a member of the US Chamber of Commerce and connects around 1500 top executives and company owners representing nearly 400 companies at the local market. The objective of the AmCham is to improve business environment in the Czech Republic through networks of its cooperating members, business associations, public administration and NGOs.
The AmCham Wings prize has been awarded since year 2013 to one of the nominee community leader whose activities have improved the condition of community life in the Czech Republic and have had a positive impact on the public. This is a non-political award, regardless AmCham membership.
CBRE Group, a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2016 revenue). The Company has approximately 75,000 employees and serves real estate investors and occupiers through approximately 450 offices worldwide (excluding affiliates). CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services including project management; property management; investment management; valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting and research and consulting. In the Czech Republic, CBRE has almost 350 employees and manages nearly 70 commercial premises with a total area nearly 1.2 mil. sq. m. Read more at www.cbre.cz.