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
Rahul BhararaHead of Real Estate Coverage, Australia Credit Suisse
Luke BriscoeManaging Director - Office & IndustrialAMP Capital
Sally FranklinGroup Executive, Real Estate Services & Business OperationsInvesta
Stuart JohnsonManaging Partner of Capital Markets CorporateMinterEllison
Hamish MacDonaldManaging Director and Head of Investments - Real Estate, APAC BlackRock Investment Management
Sean McMahonChief Investment OfficerCharter Hall Group
Tiernan O'RourkeChief Financial OfficerStockland
Chris SprangersSenior Vice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management
Bevan TowningHead of PropertyAustralian Super - Mid Risk Property
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: Adele Lausberg
Rebekah Morgan (Chair)Head of FinanceThe GPT Group
John AlouisaChief Financial AccountantLendlease
Lindy BannonDirectorEY
Bianca BuckmanPartnerPwC Real Estate Advisory
Gustav De MuelenaerePartnerDeloitte
Anne EdwardsHead of Office FinanceCharter Hall Group
Rami EltchelebiPartnerShineWing Australia Pty Ltd
Felicity FennyGroup Financial ControllerToga Project Services Pty Ltd
Belinda FestaFinancial Controller - Property & FundsMirvac Group
Chris GlassonSenior Manager, Transactions & Reporting | Finance ManagementDexus
Clare GrealyVice PresidentBrookfield Properties
David IrvineGroup General Manager, FinanceGoodman Group
Peter KorugaGeneral Manager, Corporate AccountingScentre Group
Reiner LowGeneral Manager - FinanceAbacus Property Group
Andrew PallasFinancial ControllerInvesta
Shan QiaoFund Advice ManagerAMP Capital
Tanya RaathVice President - FinanceBrookfield Asset Management
Brad SheahonHead of FinanceCromwell Property Group
Jacqueline SherlockGeneral Manager Finance OperationsISPT
Paul ThomasPartnerKPMG
Chris TiedemannFinancial Controller External ReportingVicinity Centres
Alex VrzicGeneral Manager- Funding and Risk ManagementFrasers Property Australia
Sylvia WallacePartner Business Advisory and AssurancePitcher Partners
Alison WhitePartner, Audit & AssuranceDeloitte
St Elmo WilkenPartnerEY
Jennie YamamotoSenior Manager, Group Financial ControlStockland
Joyce ZhuSenior Finance ManagerAbacus Property Group

CFO Roundtable

Forum for CFOs to share industry expertise and provide strategic direction and oversight on accounting, tax and finance issues.

Property Council Contact: Kosta Sinelnikov
Alison Harrop (Chair)Chief Financial OfficerDexus
Leanne AllenChief Financial OfficerCommercial & General Administration Pty Ltd
Rob BaulderstoneChief Financial OfficerAbacus Property Group
Anastasia ClarkeChief Financial OfficerThe GPT Group
Merran EdwardsChief Financial OfficerAMP Capital
Shane GannonChief Financial OfficerMirvac Group
Ivan GorridgeChief Financial OfficerInvesta
Mark HeavenChief Operating OfficerMaxCap Group
Scott HollowaySenior Vice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management
Anita HoskinsChief Financial OfficerFrasers Property Australia
Fiona KeysCFO Pacific - AdvisoryCBRE
Tiernan O'RourkeChief Financial OfficerStockland
Russell ProuttChief Financial OfficerCharter Hall Group
Ashley ReedChief Financial OfficerCbus Property Pty Ltd
Elliott RusanowChief Financial OfficerScentre Group
Darren SchultzChief Financial OfficerISPT
Kulwant Singh-PanglyExecutive DirectorNewground Capital Partners Pty Ltd
Matthew SpithillCOO & CFOAXA Investment Managers Real Assets
Nick VrondasGroup Chief Financial OfficerGoodman Group
Adrian WhitingChief Financial OfficerTOGA Pty Ltd
Michael WildeChief Financial OfficerCromwell Property Group
Emma Burke (Observer)General Manager, Group FinanceStockland
Shanna Souter (Observer)Business Solutions ManagerMirvac Group
Kathryn Tomkins (Observer)General Manager - TaxationFrasers 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: Adele Lausberg
Lisa Bau (Chair)Senior Legal Counsel & Company SecretaryThe GPT Group
Rohan AbeyewardeneGroup Company SecretaryVicinity Centres
Kane BarnettPartnerK & L Gates
Jennifer BellDeputy General CounselVicinity Centres
Carl BicegoGroup Head of Legal & Company SecretaryGoodman Group
Mark BryantGroup General Counsel and Company SecretaryCharter Hall Group
Rebecca ChanSenior Legal CounselChallenger Limited
Ro CoroneosSenior Manager, Supply Chain RiskLendlease
Vijay CugatiPartnerAllens
Katherine GraceGeneral Counsel & Company SecretaryStockland
Kate HemphillGroup General CounselToga Project Services Pty Ltd
James HoughLegal CounselDexus
Sheridan JoelGeneral Manager - LegalScentre Group
Brian McGovernHead of PropertyCbus Super
Daniel MoteHead of Legal and Compliance Qualitas Real Estate Finance
Penny NikoloudisPartnerAllens
Francis O'SullivanHead of Private Markets RiskQIC
Megan ParnemannManager Compliance and CustodyCromwell Property Group
Despina RoussakisLegal CounselInvesta
Russell SchnaidVice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management
Lisa SimmonsPartnerAshurst
Lesley StradlingAssociate Executive - Compliance and RiskAbacus Property Group
Stuart SymonsSenior Legal CounselMirvac Group
Maria VesicCompany SecretaryFrasers Property Australia
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: Adele Lausberg
Darren Lake (Chair)Group TreasurerMirvac Group
Jason BurgessSenior Director, Debt & Structured FinanceCBRE
Paul ChecchinManaging DirectorMacquarie Group Ltd
Vincent ChinHead of TreasuryGoodman Group
Denee DenneyInvestments ManagerChallenger Limited
Tim Du TempleNational DirectorColliers International
Jo FolanPartnerAllens
Jeremy FyfeDirector - Real EstateQualitas Real Estate Finance
Stephen HallExecutive Director, Head of Real Estate FinanceNewground Capital Partners Pty Ltd
Brett HintonHead of TreasuryCromwell Property Group
Andrew HipsleyAssistant TreasurerGPT Property Holdings Pty Ltd
Samantha KhalidAssociate DirectorMaxCap Group
Daniel MarksPartnerMinterEllison
Stephen MorrowSenior Manager, Australia Financing & Analytics, Global Real EstateQIC
Tony MoussaHead of Real Estate FinanceKPMG
Ken NguyenPartnerAshurst
Tram NguyenTreasury ManagerStockland
David O'ConnorDirector - Portfolio Management & Institutional CapitalMaxCap Group
Stephen OKeeffeExecutive DirectorPGIM Real Estate
Sebastian PaphitisPartner and Joint National Head of Capital & Debt AdvisoryEY
Warren PhipsonExecutive General Manager, TreasuryLendlease
David RoweGM, Group TreasurerStockland
Philip SchretzmeyerHead of Treasury & Group PlanningCharter Hall Group
Lisa StoryHead of Corporate Planning & TreasuryInvesta
Heath TravisCommercial DirectorBrookfield Properties Australia Pty Ltd
Alex VrzicGeneral Manager- Funding and Risk ManagementFrasers Property Australia
David WhiteHead of TreasuryDexus
Romy Grace (Observer)Associate DirectorMaxCap Group
Emma Lees (Observer)Senior Treasury ManagerMirvac Group
Emma Lees (Observer)Senior Treasury ManagerMirvac Group

Global Investment Committee

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

Property Council Contact: Kosta Sinelnikov
Jacey Lee (Chair)Associate Director, Cross Border Investments Savills
David AsplinDeputy Managing Director and Head of Funds ManagementQIC
Andrew BallantyneHead of Research - AustraliaJLL
Astrid BeemsterPartnerEY
Ben BoydManaging DirectorMoelis Australia
Matthew BrownFund Manager CPOF & Head Office Investment MangementCharter Hall Group
Steve BullochManaging Director, Head of AustraliaPGIM Real Estate
Andy CollinsHead of Capital TransactionsDexus
John DynonManaging Director, Capital and OriginationAMP Capital
Matthew EganHead of Capital MarketsARA Australia Pty Ltd
Marc GiuffridaHead of International Capital - PacificCBRE
Kim GregoryFund Manager, MandatesInvesta
Alec HarperHead of AustraliaOxford Properties
Nicholas HarrisHead of Funds Management, Group Strategy & TransactionsThe GPT Group
Mark HarrisonManaging DirectorBlackstone Real Estate Australia Pty Limited
Betsy-Ann HowePartnerK & L Gates
Simon JamesPrincipalMercer
James KempHead of Real Estate - Australia and New Zealand Macquarie Group Ltd
Sue-Ann KhooPartnerGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Mellissa LaiPartnerMinterEllison
Hamish MacDonaldManaging Director and Head of Investments - Real Estate, APAC BlackRock Investment Management
Tanya MaruzzaSenior Manager StructuringMirvac Group
Rob PercyChief Investment OfficerCromwell Property Group
Stephen RichManaging DirectorM3 Capital Partners
Chris SprangersSenior Vice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management
Han SunExecutive DirectorPoly (Australia) Real Estate Development Pty Limited
Samantha ThomasSenior Manager, Group Legal and Assistant Company SecretaryStockland
Kate ToweyPartnerAllens
Sunny TsunSenior Vice PresidentGIC Real Estate Pty Ltd
Kim WrightHead of Listed Real Estate InvestmentsCanadian Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB Asia Inc)
James YePartner, Tax | Leader of Property & Infra GroupShineWing Australia Pty Ltd

Income Tax Committee

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

Property Council Contact: Kosta Sinelnikov
Dudley Heywood (Chair)Head of TaxScentre Group
Holly AppsAssociate DirectorKPMG
Anita AuSenior Tax ManagerFrasers Property Australia
Katheryne BaretasManagerPwC Real Estate Advisory
Mitchell BeareHead of TaxCharter Hall Group
Christian BeestonGeneral Manager TaxVicinity Centres
Sam BolbolHead of TaxationThe GPT Group
Elizabeth BrearleyHead of TaxInvesta
Joshua CardwellPartnerPwC Real Estate Advisory
Vivian ChangPartnerAshurst
Khai ChauSenior Tax ManagerLendlease
Daryl ChooPartnerEY
Jane CoomerHead of Tax, Funds Management Challenger Limited
Emma CrauseSenior Vice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management
Scott FarrellPartnerKPMG
Paul GroundwaterSenior Tax CounselAMP Capital
Karen HawkerGeneral Manager Tax CounselStockland
Jason HurrenGroup Taxation ManagerDexus
Rob IgnjaticVice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management
Juliana KeeManagerPitcher Partners
Paul KingPartnerMinterEllison
Alexis KokkinosExecutive DirectorPitcher Partners
Nari KyeTax PartnerDeloitte
Becky LeeTax ManagerAbacus Property Group
Manuel MakasManaging PartnerGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Jock McCormackPartner, Head of Tax Australia DLA Piper Australia
Michael McLaughlinHead of TaxCromwell Property Group
Sarah MouattTax ManagerCromwell Property Group
Peter NearhosHead of TaxQIC
Stephen O'FlynnPartner - TaxShineWing Australia Pty Ltd
Max PerssonPartnerDeloitte
Joseph PowerPartnerAllens
Brent SmithHead of TaxToga Project Services Pty Ltd
George StamoulosPartner, TaxEY
Anne SteenGroup Taxation ManagerMirvac Group
Vanel TengTax ManagerAbacus Property Group
Kathryn TomkinsGeneral Manager - TaxationFrasers Property Australia
Robert WardGroup Taxation ManagerGoodman Group
Steve WhittingtonSenior AssociateAshurst
Kelly WongHead of Tax, Australia - TaxationLendlease

Indirect Tax Committee

Responsible for developing industry positions on GST and other indirect tax issues impacting the property industry.

Property Council Contact: Kosta Sinelnikov
Paul Nguyen (Chair)Director, Indirect TaxLendlease
Eddie AhnPartner, TaxDLA Piper Australia
Sam BolbolHead of TaxationThe GPT Group
Elizabeth BrearleyHead of TaxInvesta
Elke BremnerSenior AssociateAshurst
Adrian ChekPartnerAllens
Karin ChristieTax ManagerCharter Hall Group
Andrew ComptonSenior Tax Manager Frasers 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 HerbertSenior Manager - Transaction TaxesPitcher Partners
Andrew HoweDirectorGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Gary KoTax ManagerVicinity Centres
James LawGroup Taxation ExecutiveGoodman Group
Rebecca LawrenceAssociate DirectorGreenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Reiner LowGeneral Manager - FinanceAbacus Property Group
Jeffrey LumHead of Indirect TaxesChallenger Limited
Karen McDonaldSenior Tax ManagerDexus
Scott McGillDirectorPitcher Partners
Michael McLaughlinHead of TaxCromwell Property Group
Sarah MouattTax ManagerCromwell Property Group
Mayank PatelSenior Tax ConsultantToga Project Services Pty Ltd
Jeff PfaffPartner in TAXPwC Real Estate Advisory
Barbara PhairPartnerAshurst
Tim SinclairManaging Associate, Deloitte Legal Pty LtdDeloitte
Sasha SmithDirector - Indirect TaxDeloitte
Kathryn TomkinsGeneral Manager - TaxationFrasers Property Australia
Anthony VersacePartner - Indirect TaxKPMG
Vanessa WorkmanDirectorBrookfield Asset Management
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: Kosta Sinelnikov
Avi AngerFund Manager - LWRCharter Hall Group
Daniel AyallewAssociateBrookfield Asset Management
Andrew BambrookHead of Real AssetsTelstra Super
Barry BrakeyBarry Brakey
Angela BuckleyGeneral Manager Capital TransactionsMirvac Group
Spiros DeftereosHead of PropertyHostPlus
Luke DixonHead of Real Estate ResearchAMP Capital
Tegan EmmersonDevelopment ManagerCbus Property Pty Ltd
Mark FischerManaging Director - Global Head of Real EstateQualitas Property Partners
John FitzsimonsManager - Direct InvestmentMaxCap Group
James GreenerGeneral Manager, New BusinessInvesta
Scott MoselyManaging Director, Funds ManagementLendlease
Paige MuggeridgeSenior AssociateBlackstone Real Estate Australia Pty Limited
Nikki PanagopoulosFund Manager - PropertyAustralian Unity Property Ltd
Robert PepicelliGeneral Manager Capital Markets & StrategyISPT
Debbie PrestonNational Director, Office & Logistics Business ServicesThe GPT Group
Adrian RichPartnerMinterEllison
Kent RobbinsHead of Property & InfrastructureUniSuper
Michael SheffieldFund ManagerDexus
Bradley SpeersHead of Research, AustraliaCBRE
Assi ToivakkaSenior AnalystVictorian Funds Management Corporation
John WhiteSenior Managing Director, Head - Global Investment StrategyHeitman

Treasurers' Roundtable

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

Property Council Contact: Adele Lausberg
Vincent Chin (Chair)Head of TreasuryGoodman Group
Lilly CheungGroup TreasurerThe GPT Group
Iole D'AngeloDirector, Debt AdvisoryAMP Capital
Evan GoodridgeExecutive Manager - TreasuryAbacus Funds Management Limited
Brett HintonHead of TreasuryCromwell Property Group
Darren LakeGroup TreasurerMirvac Group
Michael LarkinGroup TreasurerLendlease
Luke MacleanAPAC Treasury ManagerCBRE
Colin MeadeGroup TreasurerToga Project Services Pty Ltd
Barry O'MalleyVice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management
David RoweGM, Group TreasurerStockland
Philip SchretzmeyerHead of Treasury & Group PlanningCharter Hall Group
Lisa StoryHead of Corporate Planning & TreasuryInvesta
David WhiteHead of TreasuryDexus
Courtney Chu (Observer)Senior Analyst | Capital Markets & TreasuryBrookfield Properties Australia Pty Ltd
Phoebe Dunn (Observer)Treasury ManagerCharter Hall Group
Katina Kikitis (Observer)General Manager, TreasuryLendlease
Emma Lees (Observer)Senior Treasury ManagerMirvac Group
Kerry Tickle (Observer)TreasurerCromwell Property Group
Firzana Zahid (Observer)Assistant TreasurerGoodman Group

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: Adele Lausberg
Martin Ritchie (Chair)Fund Manager GPT Office FundThe GPT Group
Andrew BambrookHead of Real AssetsTelstra Super
Susannah BourkeInvestor RelationsISPT
Padraig BrownHead of Real Estate Mercer
Andrew CouttsFund ManagerAXA Investment Managers Real Assets
Alex CrossingRegion Head, Asia Pacific, CBRE Global Investment PartnersCBRE Global Investors
Jonathan DaviesFund ManagerDexus
Spiros DeftereosHead of PropertyHostPlus
Briar DowsettGeneral Manager, Funds Management & Fund Manager - QPFQIC
Daniel ErezManaging DirectorNewground Capital Partners Pty Ltd
Kit GeorgeosFund Manager, AWOFAMP Capital
Kate HerfortDivision DirectorMacquarie Group Ltd
Simon HulettDirector - Direct InvestmentMaxCap Group
James InwoodGroup Head of Stakeholder RelationsGoodman Group
Melissa KinghamExecutive DirectorHaben Property Fund
Yossi KraemerHead of Institutional CapitalQualitas Real Estate Finance
Mark LeePortfolio ManagerSunsuper Pty Ltd
Brendan LoobyFund Manager ICPFInvesta
Bruce MorrisGeneral Manager, HotelsMirvac Group
Nikki PanagopoulosFund Manager - PropertyAustralian Unity Property Ltd
Kent RobbinsHead of Property & InfrastructureUniSuper
Richard StackerIndustrial & Logistics CEOCharter Hall Group
Natalie TanHead of Investor Relations, Funds ManagementLendlease
Assi ToivakkaSenior AnalystVictorian Funds Management Corporation
Hamish WehlHead of Retail Funds ManagementCromwell Property Group
Eduard WehryManaging DirectorPGIM Real Estate
Leonie WilkinsonSenior Vice PresidentBrookfield Asset Management