Alex has been part of APN Property Group as the Fund Manager of APN Industria REIT since April 2016. Alex has more than 17 years of experience across all the key areas of real estate funds management, including asset management, leasing, capital transactions, corporate finance and investor relations.
Alex’s previous roles have been across multiple property sectors at Investa Office, Stockland and Halladale (United Kingdom). His achievements range from delivering Investa Office Fund’s strategy of selling offshore assets and reinvesting proceeds into the domestic market to establish a high quality portfolio of Australian CBD Office assets generating attractive risk-adjusted returns, to managing a suite of funds in the UK from 2006 to 2010, a period of rapid change in real estate markets.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Newcastle and an Advanced Diploma of Financial Services.
Simone has been in the property industry for over 20 years, and her experience ranges from roles in agency as well as National Property Manager for Frasers, and as the General Manager Property Management for Australia and New Zealand at Toll Transport.
Simone has experience across sub-sectors including industrial, commercial, airports and ports, incorporating both management, development and asset disposals. She has developed strong, well rounded skills running large teams and delivering outcomes.
Simone is currently on the Victorian Property Council Infrastructure, Industrial and Logistics committee.
Business Manager – Direct Real Estate
Gordon has over 14 years’ experience in the property industry across retail, office and industrial sectors, working across funds management, corporate advisory, investment management and investor relations. Gordon joined APN funds management in August 2016 with previous roles at Federation Centres (now Vicinity Centres) and within equity research at Credit Suisse.
Gordon holds a Bachelor of Management Studies (1st Class Honours) from the University of Waikato and a Master of Commerce from the University of New South Wales.
Head of Accounting – Managed Funds
Jessie has extensive experience across financial reporting, internal controls and external audit, and leads a team that is responsible for accounting, taxation and treasury across all managed funds at APN Property Group.
Prior to joining APN, Jessie’s professional career includes over eight years at Deloitte where she provided assurance and advisory services to a range of ASX listed, multinational and boutique wealth management companies reporting under international accounting standards.
She holds a Bachelor of Commerce/Media & Communications from the University of Melbourne, and is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.