Committees

The Capital Markets Division agenda is driven by more than 10 committees comprising 550 participants.

Our commitment to diversity

Being a member of a Property Council Committee helps you make an important contribution to the industry as well as build your professional network, market knowledge and profile. In 2017 we reached our target of 40 per cent female committee representation across the Property Council.

Click here to find out more about our 40:40:20 campaign.


Division Council

Determines the overall strategic direction and policy aims of the Capital Markets Division.

Property Council Contact: Belinda Ngo
Deborah Coakley (Division President)Executive General Manager, Funds ManagementDexus
Anastasia Clarke (Immediate Past President)Chief Financial OfficerThe GPT Group
Sally FranklinGroup Executive, Real Estate Services & Business OperationsInvesta Property Group
Stuart JohnsonManaging Partner of Capital Markets CorporateMinterEllison
Hamish MacDonaldHead of Real Estate, AustraliaBlackrock Investment Management
Tiernan O'RourkeChief Financial OfficerStockland
Angelo ScasserraManaging Director, Head of Real Estate, S.E AsiaCredit Suisse Management (Australia) Pty Limited
Courtenay SmithChief Financial Officer - Property AustraliaLendlease
Chris SprangersSenior Vice PresidentBrookfield
Adrian TaylorHead of OfficeCharter Hall Group
Bevan TowningHead of PropertyAustralian Super
Kim WrightHead of Listed Real Estate InvestmentsCanadian Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB Asia Inc)

Accounting Committee

Responsible for developing industry positions on accounting and financial reporting issues impacting the property industry.

Property Council Contact: Collin Jennings
John Alouisa (Chair)Chief Financial AccountantLendlease
Lindy BannonSenior ManagerEY
Bianca BuckmanPartnerPwC Real Estate Advisory
Andrew ClugstonPartnerPitcher Partners
Matt ConnFund Controller, PropertyAMP Capital
Gustav De MuelenaerePartnerDeloitte
Anne EdwardsHead of Group Finance & Business ImprovementCharter Hall Group
Felicity FennyGroup Financial ControllerToga Project Services Pty Ltd
Belinda FestaFinancial Controller - Property & FundsMirvac Group
Scott HollowayVice PresidentBrookfield
David IrvineGeneral Manager FinanceGoodman Group
Peter KorugaGeneral Manager, Corporate AccountingScentre Group
Kerri LeechHead of Long WALE REIT & Industrial FinanceCharter Hall Group
Reiner LowGroup Financial ControllerAbacus Property Group
Rebekah MorganHead of FinanceThe GPT Group
Hantie RheederFinancial Controller, GroupDexus
Brad SheahonFinancial ControllerCromwell Property Group
Jacqueline SherlockGeneral Manager Finance OperationsISPT
Paul ThomasPartnerKPMG
Chris TiedemannFinancial Controller External ReportingVicinity Centres
Sylvia WallacePartner - Business Advisory and AssurancePitcher Partners
Alison WhitePartner Assurance & AdvisoryDeloitte
St Elmo WilkenPartnerEY
Jennie YamamotoStockland
Joyce ZhuFinance ManagerAbacus Property Group

CFO Roundtable

CFO-only forum responsible for providing strategic direction and oversight on accounting, tax and finance issues.

Property Council Contact: Belinda Ngo
Alison Harrop (Chair)Chief Financial OfficerDexus
Leanne AllenExecutive Director, Chief Financial OfficerCommercial & General
Rob BaulderstoneChief Financial Officer and Company SecretaryAbacus Property Group
Anthony BoydChief Financial OfficerFrasers Property Australia
Anastasia ClarkeChief Financial OfficerThe GPT Group
Shane GannonCFOMirvac Group
Ivan GorridgeChief Financial OfficerInvesta Property Group
Jo GullickCFO | Head of Business Innovation | Company SecretaryProperty Council of Australia
Scott HollowayVice PresidentBrookfield
Frank KrileGroup Deputy Chief Financial OfficerLendlease
Tiernan O'RourkeChief Financial OfficerStockland
Russell ProuttChief Financial OfficerCharter Hall Group
Katrina RichardsonDirector - FinanceNapier & Blakeley Pty Ltd
Elliott RusanowCFOScentre Group
Darren SchultzChief Financial OfficerISPT
Oliver StilesHead of Finance, Real EstateAMP Capital
Nick VrondasGroup Chief Financial OfficerGoodman Group
Adrian WhitingChief Financial OfficerTOGA Pty Ltd
Michael WildeChief Financial OfficerCromwell Property Group
Kathleen YeungCFOQualitas Property Partners
Emma BurkeGeneral Manager - Business FinanceStockland
Laura EnrightNational Property AnalystCromwell Property Group
Alison FlemmingGeneral ManagerScentre Group
Kerri LeechHead of Long WALE REIT & Industrial FinanceCharter Hall Group
Milica NikolicCorporate Finance ExecutiveGoodman Group
Shanna SouterBusiness Solutions ManagerMirvac Group
Kathryn TomkinsGeneral Manager TaxFrasers Property Australia

Corporate Governance and Regulation Committee

Responsible for developing industry positions on the legal and regulatory issues impacting corporate governance, institutional real estate investment and property funds management.

Property Council Contact: Collin Jennings
Jacqueline O'Dea (Chair)Deputy General CounselThe GPT Group
Rohan AbeyewardeneActing Company SecretaryVicinity Centres
Lisa BauSenior Legal Counsel and Company SecretaryThe GPT Group
Ben BensonSpecial CounselK & L Gates
Carl BicegoGroup Head of Legal & Company SecretaryGoodman Group
Jarrod BrooksSenior Legal CounselChallenger Limited
Anna CrawfordPartnerDeloitte
Vijay CugatiManaging AssociateAllens
Anna-Athanasia DervenisVice President LegalBrookfield Properties
Paul GiugniGeneral Counsel Aus/NZScentre Group
Katherine GraceGeneral Counsel & Company SecretaryStockland
Simon GrantGeneral Counsel & Company SecretaryISPT
Michael GuildayDeputy Head of LegalLendlease
Kate HemphillGroup General CounselToga Project Services Pty Ltd
Brit IbanezPartner, Funds Management & Commercial DisputesMcMahon Clarke
Lucy LaaksoCompany SecretaryCromwell Property Group
Scott MahonyHead of Risk & ComplianceDexus
Geoff MooneyHead of Risk & ComplianceCharter Hall Group
Penny NikoloudisPartnerAllens
Jonathan ScottSenior AssociateAshurst
Lisa SimmonsPartnerAshurst
Lesley StradlingHead of Compliance and RiskAbacus Property Group
Judy YeungSenior Legal CounselAMP Capital

Debt Markets Committee

Responsible for developing industry positions on financing and debt market issues impacting the property industry.

Property Council Contact: Collin Jennings
Angelo Scasserra (Chair)Managing Director, Head of Real Estate, S.E AsiaCredit Suisse Management (Australia) Pty Limited
Vincent ChinHead of TreasuryGoodman Group
Brooke ConlonDirector, Debt Advisory Capital MarketsColliers International
Paul CuttanceManaging Director Real Estate FinanceCommonwealth Bank - Institutional Banking and Markets
Denee DenneyInvestment ManagerChallenger Limited
Gwen GreenbergExecutive Director DCMANZ
Brett HintonHead of TreasuryCromwell Property Group
Tim JohansenManaging DirectorQualitas Real Estate Finance
Roger KnottSenior Investment Manager, CreditAustralian Super
Darren LakeGroup TreasurerMirvac Group
Wayne LaskyManaging DirectorMaxCap Group
Daniel MarksPartner - Finance & ProjectsMinterEllison
Andrew McCaskerHead of Debt & Structured FinanceCBRE
Dean McGuireDeputy CFOThe GPT Group
Toby McMillanAssistant Portfolio ManagerVictorian Funds Management Corporation
Sian NagleDirectorBank of America Merrill Lynch
Sebastian PaphitisPartner and Joint National Head of Capital & Debt AdvisoryEY
Julian PinsonDirectorGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
David RoweGroup TreasurerStockland
Rebecca SmithHead of Real Estate Debt, AustraliaAMP Capital
Lisa StoryHead of Corporate Planning & TreasuryInvesta Property Group
Yin-Peng BellDirector - StrategyQualitas Real Estate Finance
Sarah DredgeOperations ManagerCBRE
Sarah GaoInvestment Banking AssociateCredit Suisse
Emma LeesSenior Treasury ManagerMirvac Group
Lily ZhangTreasury ManagerThe GPT Group

Global Investment Committee

Responsible for developing industry positions on inbound and outbound investment issues impacting the property industry.

Property Council Contact: 
Jacey Lee (Chair)Senior Manager - Cross Border InvestmentsSavills
John Ratcliffe (Chair)Executive Director, Real Estate TransactionsChallenger Limited
Ben BoydManaging DirectorMoelis & Company
John DynonHead of Real Estate Separate Accounts and Specialist FundsAMP Capital
Marc GiuffridaHead of International Capital - PacificCBRE
Matthew GulczynskiDirectorMerrill Lynch International (Australia) Limited
Nick HarrisHead of Funds ManagementThe GPT Group
Jacqueline HowSenior Legal Counsel & Assistant Company SecretaryStockland
Betsy Ann HowePartnerK & L Gates
Stuart JohnsonManaging Partner of Capital Markets CorporateMinterEllison
Jennifer Johnstone-KaiserHead of PropertyFrontier Advisors Pty Ltd
Steven KearneyHead of Capital Markets NSWCushman & Wakefield
Marc KempSenior AssociateAllens
Sue-Ann KhooDirectorGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Mellissa LaiSenior AssociateMinterEllison
Hamish MacDonaldHead of Real Estate, AustraliaBlackrock Investment Management
Shrabastee MallikResearch ManagerDexus
Tanya MaruzzaSenior Manager StructuringMirvac Group
Sean McMahonChief Investment OfficerCharter Hall Group
Phil MontgomerieHead of Research, Research & ConsultancySavills
Craig NewmanManaging DirectorBlackstone Real Estate Australia Pty Limited
Rob PercyChief Investment OfficerCromwell Property Group
Stephen RichDirectorM3 Capital Partners
Matthew StrottonGlobal Director - CapitalQIC
Michael ThorpeManaging Director, Real Estate & InfrastructureCommonwealth Bank - Institutional Banking and Markets
Kate ToweyPartner, Head of Real Estate GroupAllens
Sunny TsunSenior Vice PresidentGIC Real Estate Pty Ltd
Kim WrightHead of Listed Real Estate InvestmentsCanadian Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB Asia Inc)

Income Tax Committee

Responsible for developing industry positions on income tax issues impacting the property industry.

Property Council Contact: Belinda Ngo
Dudley Heywood (Chair)Head of Tax Australia and New ZealandScentre Group
Anita AuSenior Tax ManagerFrasers Property Australia
Katheryne BaretasManagerPwC Real Estate Advisory
Mitchell BeareHead of TaxCharter Hall Group
Christian BeestonTax ManagerVicinity Centres
Sam BolbolHead of TaxationThe GPT Group
Rebecca BoltonSpecial CounselK&L Gates
Elizabeth BrearleyHead of TaxInvesta Property Group
Joshua CardwellPartnerPwC Real Estate Advisory
Vivian ChangPartnerAshurst
Daryl ChooPartnerEY
Craig ClucasGroup Director- TaxLendlease
Jane CoomerHead of TaxChallenger Limited
Emma CrauseVice President - TaxBrookfield
Rachelle DrossosAssociate DirectorKPMG
Scott FarrellPartnerKPMG
Paul GroundwaterSenior Tax CounselAMP Capital
Karen HawkerGeneral Manager TaxStockland
Jason HurrenGroup Taxation ManagerDexus
Paul KingSenior Tax CounselMinterEllison
Alexis KokkinosExecutive DirectorPitcher Partners
Nari KyeAccount DirectorDeloitte
Reiner LowGroup Financial ControllerAbacus Property Group
Manuel MakasManaging DirectorGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Jock McCormackHead of TaxDLA Piper Australia
Michael McLaughlinHead of TaxCromwell Property Group
Sarah MouattTax ManagerCromwell Property Group
Rosalind MyintPartner - TaxShineWing Australia
Peter NearhosHead of TaxQIC
Stephen O'FlynnPartner - TaxShineWing Australia Pty Ltd
Max PerssonPartnerDeloitte
Joseph PowerSenior AssociateAllens
Brent SmithGroup Tax ManagerToga Project Services Pty Ltd
George StamoulosPartner, TaxEY
Anne SteenGroup Taxation ManagerMirvac Group
Kathryn TomkinsGeneral Manager TaxFrasers Property Australia
Robert WardGroup Taxation ManagerGoodman Group
Sanjay WavdePartnerAshurst
Kelly WongHead of Tax, Australia - TaxationLendlease

Indirect Tax Committee

Responsible for developing industry positions on GST issues impacting the property industry.

Property Council Contact: Belinda Ngo
Paul Nguyen (Chair)Director, Indirect TaxLendlease
Eddie AhnPartner, TaxDLA Piper Australia
Kate AndrewsSenior Tax ManagerDexus
Michelle BennettPartner - Indirect TaxKPMG
Sam BolbolHead of TaxationThe GPT Group
Elizabeth BrearleyHead of TaxInvesta Property Group
Adrian ChekPartnerAllens
James ChoiExecutive DirectorEY
Karin ChristieSenior Finance ManagerCharter Hall Group
Andrew ComptonTax Manager, IndirectFrasers Property Australia
Dan CondonSenior Taxation ManagerScentre Group
Matthew CridlandPartnerK & L Gates
Karen Dill-MackyPartner, Indirect TaxEY
Rhys GuildPartnerMinterEllison
Rebecca HealySenior Taxation Manager - Indirect TaxesMirvac Group
Elisha HerbertTax Consulting ManagerPitcher Partners
Andrew HoweDirectorGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Anthony HuiTax AssociateAshurst
Gary KoTax ManagerVicinity Centres
Costa KoutsisPartnerPwC Real Estate Advisory
James LawGroup Taxation ExecutiveGoodman Group
Rebecca LawrenceSenior AssociateGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Becky LeeTax ManagerAbacus Property Group
Reiner LowGroup Financial ControllerAbacus Property Group
Jeffrey LumHead of Indirect TaxesChallenger Limited
Scott McGillPartnerPitcher Partners
Michael McLaughlinHead of TaxCromwell Property Group
Sarah MouattTax ManagerCromwell Property Group
Andrew NutmanAssociate DirectorShineWing Australia Pty Ltd
Kavita PanjratanSenior GST CounselAMP Capital
Mayank PatelSenior Tax ConsultantToga Project Services Pty Ltd
Barbara PhairPartnerAshurst
Tim SinclairDirectorDeloitte
Anthony VersacePartner - Indirect TaxKPMG
Vanessa WorkmanDirector, TaxBrookfield Properties
Jackie ZuccoSenior GST ManagerAMP Capital

Market Trends Roundtable

Victorian-based think tank to identify, design and recommend strategic projects that address emerging market trends that will impact real estate capital markets in the future.

Property Council Contact: Belinda Ngo
Barry Brakey(no Company Details) Barry Brakey
Callum BramahHead of Corporate Development & ResearchThe GPT Group
Angela BuckleyNational Manager - Retail Capital TransactionsMirvac Group
David CanningtonHead of Research & StrategyInvesta Property Group
Spiros DeftereosHead of PropertyHostPlus
Luke DixonHead of Real Estate ResearchAMP Capital
Sally FranklinGroup Executive, Real Estate Services & Business OperationsInvesta Property Group
Mark HarrisonHead of Capital TransactionsCharter Hall Group
Jennifer Johnstone-KaiserHead of PropertyFrontier Advisors Pty Ltd
James KaufmanExecutive Director - Head of InvestmentsQualitas Property Partners
Peter KingHead of PropertyVictorian Funds Management Corporation
Mark LumbyHead of Commercial Property - RetailAustralian Unity Real Estate Investment
Nikki PanagopoulosFund Manager - PropertyAustralian Unity Property Ltd
Miriam PattersonHead of Real AssetsTelstra Super
Robert PepicelliGeneral Manager Capital Markets & StrategyISPT
Kent RobbinsHead of Property & InfrastructureUniSuper
Anneke ThompsonNational Director, ResearchColliers International
Assi ToivakkaAnalyst - PropertyVictorian Funds Management Corporation
Patrick WeightmanTransactions ManagerCromwell Property Group
John WhiteManaging Director Public Real Estate Securities Asia PacificHeitman

Treasurers' Roundtable

Forum for Treasurers to share industry expertise and experience on treasury-related matters impacting the property industry.

Property Council Contact: Collin Jennings
Lilly Cheung (Chair)Group TreasurerThe GPT Group
Vincent ChinHead of TreasuryGoodman Group
Iole D'AngeloPortfolio ManagerAMP Capital
Jason DykiVice PresidentBrookfield
Evan GoodridgeHead of TreasuryAbacus Property Group
Brett HintonHead of TreasuryCromwell Property Group
Michael LarkinGroup TreasurerLendlease
Emma LeesSenior Treasury ManagerMirvac Group
Colin MeadeGroup TreasurerToga Project Services Pty Ltd
Simon MilneSenior Manager Treasury, Tax and Corporate ActionsISPT
David RoweGroup TreasurerStockland
Philip SchretzmeyerHead of Treasury & Group PlanningCharter Hall Group
Lisa StoryHead of Corporate Planning & TreasuryInvesta Property Group
David WhiteHead of TreasuryDexus
Kah WongGeneral Manager of TreasuryVicinity Centres
Firzana ZahidTreasury AnalystGoodman Group
Melanie BourkeHead of Office Portfolio - Office & IndustrialDexus
Emma BurkeGeneral Manager - Business FinanceStockland
Katina KikitisSenior Treasury ManagerLendlease

Unlisted Funds Roundtable

Forum for unlisted fund managers and investors to share industry expertise and provide strategic and commercial input on industry trends and advocacy impacting unlisted property funds.

Property Council Contact: Collin Jennings
Mark Lumby (Chair)Head of Commercial Property - RetailAustralian Unity Real Estate Investment
Martin Ritchie (Chair)Fund Manager GPT Office FundThe GPT Group
Alexandra CrossingHead of Pacific Investments, CBRE Global Investment PartnersCBRE
Jonathan DaviesFund Manager, STC, AIP & DITADexus
Spiros DeftereosHead of PropertyHostPlus
Briar DowsettGeneral Manager, Funds Management Global Real EstateQIC
Greg EdelmuthManager, Real Estate EquityAMP Capital
Michael FattouhFund Manager - QIC Shopping Centre FundQIC
James InwoodGroup Head of Stakeholder RelationsGoodman Group
Brendan IversPartner, Funds ManagementMcMahon Clarke
Peter KingHead of PropertyVictorian Funds Management Corporation
Yossi KraemerHead of Portfolio Management and Institutional CapitalQualitas Real Estate Finance
Elizabeth LancasterVice PresidentBrookfield
Mark LeeInvestment ManagerSunsuper Pty Ltd
Narelle McGheePortfolio Manager (QPF)QIC
Chris MillardSenior Investment ManagerISPT
Bruce MorrisConstruction Project ManagerMirvac Group
Katie O'MearaSenior Legal CounselThe GPT Group
Nikki PanagopoulosFund Manager - PropertyAustralian Unity Property Ltd
Miriam PattersonHead of Real AssetsTelstra Super
Richard StackerIndustrial CEOCharter Hall Group
Natalie TanHead of Investor Relations, Investment ManagementLendlease
Hamish WehlHead of Retail Funds ManagementCromwell Property Group
Padraig BrownHead of Real EstateMercer