I consider myself trustworthy, motivated and ambitious and to have a high level of dedication to achieve beyond self and performance based expectations with a natural ability to lead by example.
I have extensive experience in administrative and executive coordination to efficiently support senior management and operational teams to achieve business objectives.
I have acquired a great deal of relevant practical experience and thrive to meet targets and coordinate projects to achieve best practice.
I have over 10 years experience in Media/Advertising/Marketing industry with various roles from administrative to account management.
For the last 5 years I have enjoyed the role of Executive Assitant and Office Manager in Retail, Leasing and Real Estate Management.
Advertising Certificate III
Head of Retail Management | Real Estate Management
I have more the 30 years’ experience in the retail investment property industry, having managed and driven asset strategy for numerous shopping centres across Australia, South East Asia and The Middle East.
I recently joined Colliers International as National Director following the acquisition of McKenzie Hall, a specialist retail management and leasing company, in 2014. Prior to leading the McKenzie Hall management team, I was Managing Director and shareholder of the Byvan Group, a specialist retail centre management company, which sold to Savills in 2002.
My experience as a business owner ensures that I strive for long term and above average performance for my clients and my teams.
My ability to think like an owner, complemented with my leadership experience and people management ensures I deliver outcomes and results for my clients and their centres.
I am a founding Board member of the Shopping Centre Council of Australia and was extensively involved in the development and management of the Property Council of Australia education courses. I am also a past National Chair of the PCA Education Committee and was a lecturer for more than 15 years for the Shopping Centre courses.
National Director | Retail
- Colliers International - Jan 2014 to Current
- Director Retail Management
- AMP Shopping Centres - Dec 2003 to Nov 2012
- Operations Manager
- Centre Manager
- Portfolio Manager
- Broadway Hotels and Resorts - Jun 2002 to Aug 2003
- General Manager
- Voyages Hotels and Resorts - Oct 1999 to Jun 2002
- Assistant General Manager
- Marriott Hotels and Resorts - Sep 1992 tp Jul 1999
- Head of Restaurants
- Front Office Manager
National Account Manager at JLL on the SCA Portfolio (57 shopping centres nationally).
Centre Manager at The GPT Group for Qld Homemaker Portfolio, Forestway Shopping Centre, Norton Plaza and Rouse Hill Town Centre (Retail Manager).
Franchise experience with Terry White Chemists and Howards Storage World. National retail experience with David Jones.