28 June 2016
Propertylink, a leading investment manager of institutional, investment grade Australian industrial, logistics and commercial property, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stuart Dawes as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Mr Dawes has more than 17 years of experience in property investment management. Prior to his appointment as CEO, he was Propertylink’s Chief Operating Officer since 2014 in addition to his role of Head of Investment Management since 2009.
Mr Dawes starts his new role immediately. Propertylink Managing Director Stephen Day will take on the new role of Executive Director and also become Vice Chairman of Propertylink.
Peter Lancken, Independent Chairman of Propertylink said: “I am very pleased to have Stuart leading an outstanding team of professionals at Propertylink. He has deep knowledge and experience of the Australian commercial property sector as well as a clear and proven track record of performance during his time at Propertylink.
“Stuart has been pivotal in forging Propertylink’s ongoing partnerships with global investors, including our partners in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia as well as Australia. His leadership skills have helped to establish and rapidly grow an investment and asset management platform that continues to deliver superior returns for our clients,” Mr Lancken said.
Propertylink is an active asset manager that strives to maximise the performance and value of its asset base. The group has more than A$1.7 billion of assets and projects under management and offers investors a fully integrated, in-house investment, asset, property and development management service.
Stuart Dawes, CEO of Propertylink said: “I am delighted to be leading a team of industry specialists who can help utilise Propertylink’s market knowledge and connections to deliver superior outcomes for investors.
“It is an exciting time in the commercial property sector where we are seeing significant demand from institutional investors both in Australia and offshore,” Mr Dawes said.
Stephen Day, Vice Chairman of Propertylink said: “I am proud to have led the Propertylink team in establishing a rapidly growing investment and asset management platform with a track record of performance.
“While I will remain actively involved in the business at Board and Management level, now is the time to pass the leadership baton at Propertylink to Stuart. He is the right person to guide the business through its next stage of growth and I know Stuart will be an excellent CEO,” Mr Day said.
Propertylink is also pleased to announce the appointment of Casey Greenberg as General Manager – Capital Transactions effective immediately. Mr Greenberg has been promoted following success in his previous role of National Capital Transactions, Industrial at Propertylink where he joined in 2014