The
Galileo
Team

Neil Werrett READ CLOSEBIO

  • Senior executive roles at AMP Capital over 20 years before establishing Galileo in 2003
  • Acquired over A$13B of real estate in Australia, Japan and the USA
  • Listed 2 off shore real estate trusts under the Galileo brand
  • Instrumental in the listing & operation of 4 A-REITs for AMP Capital
  • Responsible for acquiring many core assets still held by AMP
  • Experienced in corporate and property transactions, development, & valuation
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Brett Bradley READ CLOSEBIO

  • CFO at Galileo since the company was established in 2003
  • Broad role covering finance, accounting, auditing, foreign exchange and debt procurement
  • Prior to Galileo, held senior roles with Ernst & Young in Australia and USA
  • Involved in significant transactions, capital raisings and fund mergers primarily in the A-REIT sector
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Gavin Holmes READ CLOSEBIO

  • Gavin is Vice President, Finance
  • Works closely with the CFO and key duties include:- preparation of all annual and semi-annual statutory financial reports - with the CFO managing all loans, derivatives/interest rate hedges and foreign exchange positions - assisting with financial due diligence on acquisitions including financial forecasts - Assisting with domestic tax matters
  • Prior to joining Galileo Gavin was a Manager in the Real Estate Group at Ernst & Young Sydney
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Paul Marshall READ CLOSEBIO

  • Senior roles at AMP Capital for 12 years before joining Galileo in 2003
  • Asset manager for ASX listed AMP Retail Trust “ART”
  • Oversaw A$700M of capital outlays for ART as well as leasing
  • From IPO in 2003, Portfolio Manager for ASX listed Galileo Shopping America 
  • Since its sale in 2007, has focussed on Galileo’s residential development activities
  • Experienced in valuations, acquisitions, & asset management 
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Donna Duggan READ CLOSEBIO

  • Donna has been with Galileo for over 10 years
  • Provides the group with design and construction contract expertise in relation to its various projects
  • A lawyer by training, Donna's primary functions include overall project delivery contract, negotiations with third party contractors and review of design and internal finishes
  • Oversees the construction team to ensure the Galileo projects are completed to the standard required
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Peter Murphy READ CLOSEBIO

  • Senior roles at AMP Capital for over 20 years
  • Fund Manager - ASX listed AMP Office Trust from 1996 to 2003(AUM approximately A$1.2 billion)
  • CEO – ASX Listed Ronin Property Group from 2003 to 2004 (AUM approximately A$1.7 billion)
  • Director – Listed Property Trust & Communications at ASX listed Multiplex Group from 2004 to 2006(Multiplex Property Trust AUM approximately $3.5 billion)
  • CEO – ASX Listed Galileo Japan Trust from 2006 to 2016 (AUM approximately A$850 million)
  • Head of Asia Pacific Galileo Group – from 2016 to 2020 including IPO of Sakura Sogo REIT on Tokyo Stock Exchange
  • Significant capital markets experience in both debt and equity (Australia & Japan)
  • Experienced in real estate transactions, valuation, asset & funds management
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Elizabeth Jumikis READ CLOSEBIO

  • Liz has been legal counsel for the Galileo group since 2007
  • A real estate lawyer with over 20 years' experience both in private practice and in house, in Australia and Japan
  • Provides support to all areas of the development business including due diligence, project structuring documentation and delivery.
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Ben Werrett READ CLOSEBIO

  • Ben is completing a Bachelor of Construction and Project Management at the University of Technology, Sydney
  • Commenced work at Galileo in 2014
  • Assists with preparation and monitoring of financial feasibilities
  • Provides support to the marketing team
  • Participates in design development of various projects
  • Negotiates contracts with fit out trades
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James Forsyth READ CLOSEBIO

  • James is completing a Bachelor of Construction and Project Management at the University of Technology, Sydney
  • Commenced work at Galileo in 2013
  • Assists with the negotiation and preparation of project consultant’s contracts
  • Provides support to the marketing team
  • Liaises with project managers and builders
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Claire Williams READ CLOSEBIO

  • Over 15 years' experience in major shopping centre management
  • Managed centres for some of Australia's largest retail owners - Lendlease, GPT and IPOH
  • Experienced in all facets of shopping centre management including tenancy relations and management, marketing activities, renovations and redevelopment
  • Centre manager at Chatswood Interchange retail centre since 2014
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Anna Ng READ CLOSEBIO

  • Chatswood Interchange Administrator
  • Prior to 1995, press and information officer at the British Trade Commission then Office of the European Commission in Hong Kong
  • From 1995 assisted Ipoh Ltd on development projects in China.  Acted as a liaise person between  partners in Sydney, Singapore, Hong Kong and China. Translated corporate and project documents from English to Chinese and vice versa
  • Administration manager at Galeries Victoria, Strand Arcade and No. 1 Martin Place respectively from 2000. In charge of tenancy schedule, rental receivable and assisted the centre manager on budgets
  • Lease manager in the property finance department of Woolworth Limited from 2013, responsible for the lease obligations of Woolworths’ supermarkets, BWS and petrol stations in Victoria
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Jayson Harvey READ CLOSEBIO

  • Chatswood Interchange Operations Manager
  • Experienced in all phases of construction including managing trades and quality control
  • Successfully managed the final construction of numerous distressed commercial developments with previous employer on behalf of Mortgagees and their Receivers
  • Responsible for coordinating the retail fit out for 70+ tenancies at Galileo’s Chatswood Interchange retail centre 2014-2016
  • Currently Operations Manager responsible for the ongoing tenancy and facility management matters
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