Michael is a multi-disciplinary professional with 20 years’ experience in finance, management and communications. Michael has been a licensed financial adviser since 2006 with a focus on international markets, capital structures, debt finance, taxation and real estate. He is a member of the Australian Association of Financial Advisers and is a registered tax practitioner. He has a long history of academic excellence with extensive studies in real estate, venture capital, business, psychology, philosophy and communications. Michael is a professional coach for several aspiring property developers and is currently personally managing projects with a GRV of approximately twenty million dollars.
Ross has over 40 years’ experience in property and finance and has worked in senior roles on large projects for more than 25 years. Ross studied engineering at the highly regarded Sydney Technical College and began his career as a draughtsman with Stanley Llewellyn in 1973. He went on to develop successful financial advice firms and run large scale development and finance projects at times leading teams of over one hundred staff. He’s worked alongside the likes of Michael Grace (from Grace Brothers) and John David (from David Holdings). Ross has developed over $250m of property throughout his career and trained thousands of people in property development as a coach and mentor.
Project Administrator, Company Secretary
Doug is a former RAAF navigator and retired after 24 years of military service following his role as base commander of the air force base in Townsville. He spent ten years as a licensed financial planner, CFP, and managed his own accounting firm. Doug expanded into property development in 1996 and has held roles in project administration, project finance, investor management, capital raising, accounting, feasibility preparation and analysis. Doug has played an integral role in projects for Townsville General Hospital, Southbank Corporation, Queensland Rail, Cairns Port Authority and Townsville City Council. Projects have included more than 1,150 residential apartments, land subdivisions, residential mixed use, commercial and land subdivisions with a total combined value of approximately $600m.
Non-Executive Director, Project Manager
Paul is a highly regarded professional with over 20 years’ experience in the property industry. He holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering and focused his career on project management of large scale urban development projects. Paul has been the Director of Developments for Honeycombes Property Group and Urban Construct where he directly managed the delivery of projects with a gross value of well over one billion dollars. Paul has delivered and won tenders on projects valued at well over five hundred million dollars competing against companies such as Leightons Holdings, Stockland Group and Australand among others. Paul now provides consultancy services specialising in the development and project management of urban property projects. He has a deep understanding of all elements of development and provides expert advice to a range of clients.