Property advisor, Savills Ireland, has appointed John Ring as its new Director of Research.
John joins Savills from Knight Frank, where he established and grew the firm’s Research Department. His expertise spans property sectors and includes investments, offices, residential and industrial. In addition to his extensive property market and economic analysis research skills, he is adept in financial analysis and in using technology to the benefit of clients.
John also lectures in Technological University Dublin where he is currently co-delivering the Investment Portfolio Analysis module to 4th-year Property Economics students.
John is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds two master degrees – namely an MSc in Economics from Trinity College Dublin and a Master in Business Studies obtained as part of the Farmleigh Fellowship, a government-industry funded scholarship delivered by University College Cork and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.
Commenting on John’s appointment, Mark Reynolds, Managing Director, Savills Ireland said “John has a strong reputation as one of the best property researchers in our industry. His approach to analysis is market-leading, which allows him to deliver evidence-based actionable insights. As a result, he has maintained a close advisory relationship with some of the largest investors and developers active in the country. We’re delighted to welcome John to Savills and look forward to him growing our reputation as leaders in property research.”
Commenting on his appointment, John said he is delighted to join Savills and thoroughly looking forward to the challenge ahead.