With years of experience in construction and delivery, our broad expertise provides invaluable insights across every stage of the property lifecycle. Our whole-of-project approach ensures each asset is considered in the context of your wider portfolio strategy. We partner with you to understand your business model, devise comprehensive solutions to maximise financial performance and accelerate your property success.
We partner with you to identify, customise, simplify, and maximise property solutions to identify value in every opportunity.
Development Advisory Services
- Asset & Project Vision
- Master Planning & Development Strategy
- Technical Due Diligence
- Development Media Strategy
- Economic & Market Analysis/Research
- Bid Strategy
- Feasibility Analysis
- Procurement Strategy
- Planning & Authority Approval Strategy
- Stakeholder Engagement Strategy
- Risk & Opportunity Analysis
- Project Monitoring & Reporting
For more information on how our team can assist with your next project, contact one of our experts today.
National Director | Project Leaders
Christina has an outstanding reputation as a proven leader who is able to maximise financial and business outcomes by expertly tailoring development, design, delivery and operational strategies to the customer.
With over 20 years’ experience in the construction and property development industry, Christina has successfully delivered retail and mixed-use project solutions by leading and managing large-scale, complex redevelopment projects on both greenfield sites and within existing trading shopping centres. Her passion to unlock value at every opportunity has positively influenced the construction and property development industry.
Christina has extensive experience in all stages of the project lifecycle from large-scale, mixed-use bid submissions, master planning and asset visioning, strategy development and feasibility analysis through to design development, project procurement, on-site delivery and project finalisation (DLP). Christina’s experience across development provides valuable insight and support to the national team.
National Director, Victoria | Project Leaders
Tim Edwards is an accomplished property professional with over 30 years’ experience in industrial, logistics and commercial property across the Australian and ASEAN markets and sectors.
Tim brings a strategic yet personable approach to all aspects of the commercial, industrial and logistics property development process and is firmly committed to the philosophy “experience matters, inspire confidence”. He has proven capability and expertise across all facets of property development from strategy, acquisitions, JV, ownership and funding structures, business development, project delivery, and customer relationship management.
With a background in construction and design, and a passion for property, sustainability, building communities and helping businesses achieve relevance and difference within the dynamic competitive landscape, Tim has a keen ability to listen, understand and respond to customers’ needs and changing situations.
During a secondment with TCC Group in Thailand working on transforming and rationalising DC networks and supply chain strategies, Tim sharpened his eye for seeing the potential of a holistic approach and finding creative and innovative business space solutions to suit customers’ needs, emerging trends and technologies, and market drivers.
As a National Director in Colliers' Project Leaders team, Tim is committed to taking an active role in providing a total value proposition. Tim works closely with customers and key stakeholders to identify and provide innovative property solutions that maximise operational and commercial efficiencies and deliver project certainty.
Managing Director | Project Leaders
Jon Barnes has extensive experience in all stages of development of major capital social infrastructure projects, with a focus on significant health projects. His experience across contracting, consulting and financing environments has acquired a unique set of skills and attributes that enable him to understand major projects from varied perspectives. He has delivered projects under a wide range of procurement methods including Public Private Partnerships (PPP), Managing Contractor, Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) Design and Construction and Construct only. Jon has held Client Management roles at Director level within major Government delivery agencies within NSW and Victoria responsible for the procurement, design, delivery, and facilities management of the agency’s multiple capital projects.
Prior to joining Colliers in 2021, Jon was a Senior Project Director within School Infrastructure NSW, responsible for the management of the design and delivery of major school projects within NSW. He has also acted within similar roles for NSW Health Infrastructure and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Health Directorate where he was responsible for the planning and delivery of major tertiary hospitals. His considerable construction management experience was gained when employed as a construction Project Director within Tier One construction companies and Thiess, where he was responsible for the delivery of two major hospital projects. Jon also has significant industry experience in the formation and delivery of PPP projects and gained this when he was employed by the former infrastructure development company Babcock and Brown.
National Director | Project Leaders & Strategic Government Leasing
Iain is a National Director within Colliers International Project Leaders and Government Property Services located in Canberra ACT.
Iain is an expert advisor in relation to the Commonwealth Government and provides expert leasing, transaction and project leadership services to key clients and Commonwealth Government entities. With this multi-disciplinary experience, Iain is excellently placed to provide the services required to successfully deliver any project.
Iain has delivered more than 133,000sqm worth of Commonwealth property projects and lease transactions in the past 5 years on both the Tenant side and the Landlord side.
Iain possesses strong skills in:
- Strategic Planning, Project Management, Project Delivery & Project Leadership.
- Commonwealth Property Management Framework.
- Programming and Financial Analysis.
- Commonwealth Procurement Rules.
- Commonwealth Government Approvals (PWC, Budget Approvals).
- Negotiation and management of the Agreement for Leases and Commonwealth National Leases.
- Contract Administration and Management of Key Stakeholders (Government Client, Consultants and Landlord’s).
Iain has received recognition for his project management skills from the Australian Institute of Project Management and been identified by the Property Council of Australia for both project and individual awards.
National Director | Project Leaders
I am a highly efficient, pragmatic, and intelligent professional with extensive experience in project management. My ingenuity and dedication to my projects and teams has led me to develop superior leadership, interpersonal, and management skills. I am particularly skilled in the development of processes and procedures, and in mentoring and managing teams to implement them, ensuring the ongoing success of programs and projects from inception. I have developed broad skills and expertise in a multitude of sectors, including fitouts, commercial, residential, sporting, leisure and government projects. I posses an exceptional ability to manage competing priorities and negotiate relationships to ensure the successful completion of projects.
National Manager, Marketing & Communications | Project Leaders
Olivia's passion for pursuing a career in the property industry was ignited when she joined a prominent residential real estate firm after graduating with a double degree in Commerce/Arts at Curtin University in Western Australia. With a major in marketing, her scope included Anthropology & Sociology, Brand Management, Graphic Design and Digital Marketing. While gaining broad experience across a range of diversified marketing roles, she chose to apply her skillset to a career in property from recognising the significant opportunity for growth and continued engagement in such a diverse industry.
With 6+ years of Marketing experience, a background of residential property gave her the foundations to tackle commercial property after moving to Sydney in 2018 to further her career. In 2018 Olivia joined Colliers as the National Marketing and Communications Manager, primarily focused on the Retail Leasing and Large Format Retail sector. Olivia worked closely with the Head of Retail across the National Retail Business to deliver strategic marketing collateral, support and expertise to the national team.
In April 2021, Olivia joined the Colliers Project Leaders team to deliver stratgeic marketing and communications initatives, enhance productivity and drive exceptional results for the national team. This role sits across all business lines including Commercial Office, Retail, Residential, Industrial, Healthcare and Retirement Living.
Design Director | Project Leaders
Mark joined Colliers International Project Leaders as Design Director in September 2018. He brings to this role 34+ years of Development, Design Management and Architectural experience which he has acquired across projects nationally and internationally.
He has broad ranging skills which traverse a projects lifecycle from the strategic and conceptual development to the final delivery and realisation. He has a sound understand of the development drivers and triggers and how to reconcile the forces influential in creating successful project outcomes. He is a lateral thnker and this, 'out of the box' thinking has lead to some creative solutions to solve challenging problems.
He acknowledges the privilege it has been to contribute to the structure of our environment through design, management and development. Noting how these contributions make positive differences, enhance people's experiences and enrich the quality of their lives.