Lamudi Philippines has appointed Kenneth Stern as its new CEO. He succeedes Bhavna Suresh, who served in the position for 4 years.
Stern (LinkedIn profile) comes to the role after 4 years as country manager at RE/MAX in Manila, and a stint as a presenter and researcher for the real estate segment at Bloomberg TV Philippines. He also worked as a manager, corporate agency and brokerage at CBRE while playing for the Philippines Rugby Football Union and the Hokkaido Barbarians Rugby Club in Japan.
“I could not be more eager to take on the challenge of leading the company to its envisioned hyper-growth phase, supporting the industry through the unprecedented crisis we are currently facing,” Stern said.
Lamudi Global operated real estate verticals in Indonesia, the Philippines, Mexico, Peru and Colombia. Lamudi launched in 2013 as part of Rocket Internet.