Director, Facilities Management
Brad is an experienced operator in Facilities Management having been in the industry since 2001. His inception to the FM industry began with a foundation built in systems and fault finding under high pressure situations while serving in the Royal Australian Navy Marine Engineering faculty. Following 8 years in defence Brad relocated to Melbourne and spent the following 8 years in the HVAC industry cementing building knowledge and facilities services while integrating with many of the top tier agencies including Colliers International.
Nearly 10 years at Knight Frank saw Brad continue to evolve and grow his skills with promotions along the way to become State Head of facilities management in 2013 serving 5 years in this role.
This period saw growth of the team and most notably commissioning of some of Melbourne’s land mark buildings such as 171 Collins Street- the first premium building constructed in Melbourne for 20 years at the time, 313 Spencer Street- the relocation of Victoria Police and managing building such as World Trade Centre and Manchester Unity.
This career path has led Brad to be a vibrant and effective leader in the property industry with a strong commitment to development and training of the new generation of facilities manager.
2014 Chrystal Skyscraper aWARD
2011 Victorian Facilites Manager of the year
2011 National Facilities manager of the year
Memberships & Involvements
Member- Facilties Management Association Vic
Committee Member FMA 2016-18
NABERS CBD assessor
Don is a motivated & enthusiastic Facilities Manager with a positive, professional ‘can-do’ attitude. He has extensive experience in Facilities & Project Management which has been gained during a career spanning almost 18 years in the industry.
In past roles, Don has worked on such notable properties as County Court, Victoria as well as the MFB's Burnley Training College during the commissioning period. More recently Don was at Knight FM where he was Regional Facilities Services Manager for the VISY Industries account. This was a client-facing role which included managing the FM support for approx 65 sites across VIC, SA, WA & TAS. He held this position for more than 4 years before making the move to Colliers where he currently works on the Blackstone portfolio, managing 21 properties which house around 60 industrial tenants.
Other relevant experience includes a strong working knowledge of GreenStar Design & As-Built, NABERS Accredited Assessor training, management of Builder's Defect Liability Periods (DLP) & 30+ years as an active CFA volunteer.
In addition to his career in FM, Don has more than 20 years of hands-on experience in construction, electrical, electronics, metal trades & maintenance industries which has given him an excellent understanding of all things building-related.
He's a skilled multi-tasker who thrives on challenges. "My passion is solving problems for people before they realise there is a problem."
A professional manager with over 15 years of management experience. Sandeep has been instrumental in service delivery and has worked extensively in India, Dubai and in Australia with the aim of having a holistic approach to FM service delivery. He has had experience in almost all asset classes within FM including Commercial, Residential, Retail and Industrial; in Luxury Automobiles, Banking and Financial, Shopping Centre, Retail and Government sectors.
Being a veteran, he has honed his skills of planning, prioritizing and resolving issues to perfection. He utilizes all available resources to achieve the desired outcome. Having managed several high-end clients, he has developed an eye for detail that has been applied over the span of his career.