Cushman & Wakefield Russia has made three key appointments to its Warehouse & Industrial department.
Alexandra Selezneva joins Cushman & Wakefield as Associate and Deputy Head of Warehouse & Industrial, Dmitry Abyzov as a Director and Darya Marfina as a Consultant. All three join from Colliers International
As Head of Warehouse & Industrial at Colliers International, Alexandra Selezneva created one of the strongest teams in the Russian market. She worked on numerous prominent deals including the sale of Oriflame industrial and distribution complex in Krasnogorsk, as well as multiple built-to-suit projects for X5 Retail Group, Auchan and Billa.
Her clients include major Russian and international companies including Faurecia, Univeg Logistics (FM Logistic-Fresh), Bosch and Siemens Household Appliances Group (BSH Group), Stockman and Mir Instrumenta. Alexandra conducted projects in Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Tula, Kaluga, Togliatti and Alabuga.
With more than 11 years’ experience in industrial and logistics, Dmitry Abyzov has represented owners as well as potential buyers and tenants, supported consignment deals, lease and acquisition of warehouse and industrial complexes and land. He was Associate Director at Colliers Warehouse & Industrial and has advised major Russian and international companies including Oriflame, Toyota, Centos, Leroy Merlin, Akzo Nobel, Wincor Nixdorf, Real, X5 Retail Group, Wimm Bill Dann, Russky Svet and Miratorg.
Darya Marfina has structured deals with Moscow and regional developers, handled client lending as well as holding tenders on consignment. Darya has participated in negotiations with Х5 Retail Group, О’Key, Netto, Unicum, Orimi Trade, Big Box, Polushka, Miratorg and Simple and created a database of multi-temperature, cold storage and freezing warehouse units. She has more than four years’ experience in the sector, having also worked for Apriori Development Group.
Sergey Riabokobylko, Managing Partner and General Director at Cushman & Wakefield Russia, said: “We continue strengthening our exceptional team with key market players. Developing our Warehouse & Industrial service line is a strategic decision, which will enhance our market reach and consolidate our top positions in each real estate sector. The warehouse & industrial market shows fair opportunities, and these high-level appointments will help us grasp them all.
“This high-performing team is recognised as operating at the top of their game so Cushman & Wakefield is the natural place for them. We are delighted to work with Alexandra, Dmitry and Darya.”
Egor Dorofeev, Partner and Head of Land, Warehouse & Industrial at Cushman & Wakefield Russia, said: “I’m pleased to welcome Alexandra, Dmitry and Darya to Cushman & Wakefield and look forward to fruitful joint work. We have always held the leading position in the Warehouse & Industrial sector and now our expanded team will drive even better results for our clients.”