Harris Lamb has bolstered its Commercial Building Consultancy team with the appointment of an experienced surveyor to assist with its expanding workload.

Hsu-Chiu Lau joins the business as Associate Director, bringing more than 12 years’ post qualification experience of providing a wide range of building surveying services and advice for various owners, occupiers, institutions and investors in the commercial sector to the team.

Hsu-Chiu joins Harris Lamb from Colliers International, where he spent 11 years, and his extensive experience in dilapidations for landlords and tenants, due diligence, building surveys, project management, Fund Monitoring and reinstatement insurance cost valuations will prove a valuable asset to the six-strong team.

Paul Wells, Director, said: “We have such a high level of new instructions and ongoing work within the Building Consultancy team that we’re always keen to hear from experienced surveyors who can work with us to service an extensive client portfolio.

“Hsu-Chiu’s experience and enthusiasm makes him a very welcome addition to our department. He has hit the ground running and we’re delighted to have him on board to help maintain our high standard of service.”

Hsu-Chiu added: “I have always been committed to providing an exceptional professional service and putting clients first, and they are two values that Harris Lamb has become well known for within the property sector.

“I was seeking a new challenge and the opportunity to work with a company whose aims matched my own, teamed with its proven track record in growing year-on-year was very attractive.

“I look forward to using my skills and expertise to help the business continue this success,” he added.