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Colliers Canada Welcomes New Vancouver Managing Director, Raj Sidhu

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Colliers Canada is pleased to announce that Raj Sidhu will be joining us as the new Managing Director of Colliers' Vancouver office. Raj brings a fresh perspective to business development with an extensive background in commercial banking, along with proven experience coaching high-performing teams.

Raj joins us most recently from First West Credit Union (Envision Financial) where he was the Regional Manager of Commercial Banking. In his role, Raj oversaw the company’s largest commercial banking team and was instrumental in building and sustaining key relationships with existing and prospective commercial members.

Prior to this, Raj held several senior roles throughout a 12-year tenure at the Royal Bank of Canada, where he specialized in commercial banking and group risk management. We’re confident that Raj’s experience delivering tailored advice to clients will be key in supporting Colliers Vancouver with growing our market share.

Raj serves as Chair of Swing FORE the Full Cupboard, a Golf Tournament dedicated to raising funds for a community food bank program. He has also dedicated years of mentorship while volunteering with Walnut Grove Toastmasters and Royal Bank of Canada coaching initiatives.

Please join me in welcoming Raj to our team on March 30.


For More Information, Please Contact:

Pamela Smith

Senior Director, Communications I Canada

Vancouver

As the Senior Director, Corporate Communications I Canada, Pamela  leads and motivates the team responsible for executing external and internal communications, ESG  and diversity and inclusion strategies. She provides leadership to the communications team and advises senior leadership to ensure the successful execution of communications strategies and objectives. With more than 20 years of experience working with national and global media outlets, Pamela understand the importance of building relationships and developing consistent messaging to elevate and protect Colliers' brand.

A key part of the National Marketing and Global Brand & Communications teams, Pamela  is responsible for developing & implementing internal and external communications strategies for Colliers Canada to: 

• develop and ensure consistent messaging across all business lines - brokerage, real estate management services, Colliers Project Leaders, Valuations and Advisory, Strategy and Consulting Group, and shared services; 
• enhance and protect the Colliers brand and reputation through proactive media relations, issues management, and crisis communications, serving as a spokesperson for the company with media;
• engage our people from coast to coast - developing creative communications plans, and communicate cohesive messaging across internal channels to foster a diverse culture based on inclusion and equality. 

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