REA Group Ltd has announced that Nerida Conisbee has been appointed to the newly created role of chief economist. She will commence on 4 April 2016.
Conisbee is a highly experienced economist and sought-after property market commentator. She has 20 years of real estate industry experience, most recently as head of research for Colliers International.
Before joining Colliers International in 2011, Conisbee was head of strategic consulting for
Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL).
Commenting on her appointment, REA Group CEO Tracey Fellows said, “We’re really excited to welcome Nerida as our first ever Chief Economist.
“Her knowledge of the Australian residential and commercial property markets is second to none and Nerida will lead the delivery of richer content and insights to buyers, sellers and investors right across Australia.”
Conisbee said, “REA Group is an exciting business and I’m looking forward to applying an economist’s lens to its unique data sets and sharing new insights with its customers and consumers.”
Conisbee holds a Master of Commerce majoring in Economics and Econometrics from the University of Melbourne.