Cushman & Wakefield, Riyadh – July 31, 2014: The winners of the 2014 Facilities Management Middle East Awards were announced on Wednesday 04 June with Cushman & Wakefield winning ‘FM Consultancy of the Year’.

Arguably the first international FM service provider in this emerging market, the judges were convinced by Cushman & Wakefield.  Having secured a number of high profile contracts in the Kingdom and providing true FM consultancy services to a number of multinational companies, the team was able to beat six-time winner Macro International to the trophy.

Richard Naylor, Chief Executive – Cushman & Wakefield, comments: “This is a fantastic achievement for the team and is testament to their hard work and dedication.  The win symbolises the great work we are doing here in Saudi Arabia for our clients, both operationally and from a consultancy perspective.”

Aby Thomas, Editor at Facilities Management Middle East Magazine – the host of the awards – explained: “The fmME Awards are a chance to showcase the best in the industry.  It gives us great pleasure in awarding Cushman & Wakefield the title of ‘FM Consultancy of the Year’ and hope it assists in raising the profile of their achievements as a company.”

Cushman & Wakefield FM business was also shortlisted for ‘Young FM of the Year’ and ‘FM Executive of the Year’.