The Manchester office of Colliers International has hired Richard Crompton from PricewaterhouseCoopers as director of corporate restructuring.
Crompton spent eight years in the business recovery team at PWC. At Colliers he will advise corporate clients, banks and other institutions on under-performing property loans.
It is the first time that such an appointment has been made at Colliers International Manchester.
Crompton said: "I'm delighted to be joining Colliers International and look forward to providing advice to clients in these interesting and challenging times."