Associate Director | Real Estate Management
I have over 15 years’ experience in the Property Industry across Commercial Management, Leasing and Property Finance. Along with a strong client focused attitude, and exceptional communication and problem solving skill I always aim to exceed expectations and deliver exceptional results to clients, tenants and contractors a like.
Prior to joining the Colliers International ACT Team I worked as a Financial Advisor for the Property and Construction Division at the Department of Finance where I assisted with the divestment of several large property and land assets from Government portfolios.
In my current role I am responsible for the management or various commercial assets within the Amalgamated Property Group, Molonglo Group and Centuria portfolios including the Nishi mixed-use precinct, 68 Northbourne Ave Civic Quarter and Benjamin Offices Complex.
I have recently assisted with the highly successful and quick sale of the Nishi Building in December 2019. I began working on this project in April 2012 assisting the client to achieve their vision and sustainability goals of the complex building and continuing the operational performance of the asset for the last 7 years.
I have also been involved with bringing the premium commercial office tower known as Civic Quarter online and in preparing for its first tenants.
ACT Service Line of the Year 2019
ACT Service Line of the Year 2018
ACT Outstanding Professional Services Award - 2018
ACT Spirit of Enterprise Award - 2016
ACT Outstanding Professional Services Award - 2013
Bachelor of Commerce in Banking and Finance
Amalgamated Property Group
National Director | Real Estate Management
I am a senior property professional with more than 16 year’s experience in the Property Industry across Corporate Real Estate, Property and Project Management.
I have a proven track record in real estate transactions, strategic planning and portfolio optimisation and is responsible for the Real Estate Management business in Canberra.
· Reporting to board level across a number of different private and institutional clients
· Create and deliver business and asset plans, as well as lifecycle costing analysis.
· Specialising in representing Landlords with large corporate and government tenanted property
· Ability to recognise and develop business opportunities within the day to day operation of a building.
· Project, operational and management skills and reporting and analysis skills.
· Excellent relationship management skills and able to effectively build relationships with all levels of business personnel.
Senior Facilities Manager | Real Estate Management
I have over 30 years’ experience in the electrical maintenance and facility management industries specialising in operations and maintenance, project management, building services design, energy management, occupational health and safety, defects resolution and risk management. I always aim to exceed expectations and maximize the potential of property to accelerate our clients success
I work collaboratively within the Real Estate Management Team actively undertaking tasks assigned to me. I am in regular consultation with the Property Managers to ensure the best outcomes are achieved. I am always available to the members within the Real Estate Management Team and other sections within the Colliers International ACT, to answer questions and help resolve any issues that may need my assistance.
Prior to joining Colliers International, I worked for Cromwell Property Group, as Facilities Manager, managing three buildings within the ACT/NSW portfolio and providing support on the other buildings within the portfolio. The duties included building compliance, contractor and contract management, building energy and water efficiency management, building maintenance management, identifying the best solution for issues, building asset lifecycle management, Capital Works project management, building outgoings financial management and budget input.
Senior Facilities Manager
I am a leading Senior Facilities Manager of a team that manages 62 properties. I have over 9 years’ experience in the facilities and property industry, specialising in operations, maintenance and working to a budget with clients. I am responsible for the facilities management of buildings tenanted by private companies and Commonwealth Government departments managing over 50,000 sqm of mixed use NLA. I chair fortnightly meetings to co-ordinate operations within the Facilities Management team. I feel I contribute in a major way in maintaining continuity and assisting any of the more junior members of the team to achieve their goals and provide a quality service to all our clients.
I have a strong client focused mindset and take great pride in the work I produce, always aiming to exceed clients expectations. I have excellent communication and high level management and organizational skills maximizing the potential of property and accelerating the success of our clients.
Prior to joining Colliers International I worked for companies such as Schneider Electric and King-Air responsible for 25 years as an air-conditioning Mechanic and BMS Technician.
Senior Property Administrator
I have been working for Colliers International for 10years now, starting in February 2010 as the receptionist in the Adelaide CBD office. While being on reception, I was able to provide assistance across all business lines where needed. In 2013 I moved back to Canberra where I was able to transfer to the Canberra Colliers office as the receptionist. A short 6months after starting in the Canberra office, I was promoted to Team Assistant for the Real Estate Management Team where I have developed a much greater knowledge and respect for all the work that is entailed in the management of properties, from a Property Management and Facilities Management aspect. In 2018 I was promoted within the team to Senior Property Administrator, working predominantly with the Facility Management Team however still assisting the Property Managers where needed.
I am currently the Facilities Assistant within the Canberra Real Estate Management business. I work alongside both the facilities and property management team helping them with reporting, contracts, invoicing and day to day admin duties.
I always aim to drive exceptional results intenratlly and exceed expectations of clients together with a strong client focus, exceptional communication and problem solving skills and a strong desire to maintain quality service with all level of Clients, Tenants and Contractors alike.
I joined Colliers International in 2017 as Corporate Receptionist in the Canberra Office. In 2018 I gained experience in the Residential Sales Team assistaning with the administrative and project marketing.
Senior Property Manager
I started my career in residential property more than 16 years ago in a property management role and moved into commercial property management a couple of years later where I oversaw the relocation and refurbishment of Commonwealth Government Departments’ offices around Australia.
My current role at Colliers International involves the management of circa 100,000sqm of commercial and retail property for institutional and private clients, such as Abacus Property Group and Doma Group.
An expert in management of commercial office buildings, I am responsible in the keeping accurate and up-to-date records of activities and money spent on properties, create budgets, collect rent and negotiate leases on behalf of Landlords. I liaise with third party suppliers and ensure property works are carried out cost effectively and efficiently and report on all activities relating to the management of the buildings.
I am a motivated professional with five years experience in the Commercial Property Management field, with expertise in Administration, Facility Management, Leasing & Asset support. Commencing with Colliers International ACT as a Team Assistant, I have gained great knowledge of the Real Estate industry over a short period of time and I was promoted to Assistant Property Manager within 12 months of working with the company. Within two years at Colliers, I am currently a Property Manager for Commercial Real Estate Management. I have previously worked for other industry leaders including JLL, DEXUS & GDI Property Group.