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Our People

We commit every day to cultivating a workplace that focuses on fun, energy, and enthusiasm, which makes us not only a great place to and to work for. We also get property and finance which is important when lending money and managing investments.

PrivateInvest capability to manage investment and lending is supported by an experienced Board and Management Team with a combined property industry of over 300 aggregate years.

We do not like to sing our praises, but it does include the management of investment funds more than $3 billion, property assets totalling more than $10 billion, direct property development of over $2 billion, and investment banking transactions (both domestic and international) totalling more than $3 billion.

And yes, we are qualified!

Our team’s extensive experience is backed by industry qualifications which include two Bachelor Commerce Degrees focusing on Property, two Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Economics, two Bachelor of Business, Major in Accounting and Business Law and a Masters of Property, professional qualifications as a CPA and a Bachelor of Business with a Major in Valuation and Land Economy.

The Board and Management work closely as a team utilising their combined skills to assess new loans, undertake due diligence and manage the investments.

Full biographies on our Board and Management Team can be obtained by requesting the PrivateInvest Information Memorandums or you can join PrivateInvest’s LinkedIn and connect with each PrivateInvest professional.

Naomi Roberts | Legal/Governance & Compliance
Mark Roberts | Founding Managing Director
Ellie O’Dea | Digital Marketing
Sarah de Rozario | Finance Manager

Skilled and Experienced Board

Nils Miller - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Nils Miller
Non-Executive Director/Chairman – Based in Sydney
Nils Miller has over 17 years of banking, corporate advisory, and corporate finance experience across a range of sectors with specific expertise in infrastructure, property, finance, and funds management.

 

Mark Roberts - PrivateInvest - Founding Managing Director

Mark Roberts
Founding Managing Director
– Based in Perth
25 years’ experience in the property industry in both the public and private sectors including founding and listing an ASX entity that became Australia’s largest in its sector (5,600 rental retirement units).

 

Garth Mathews - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director

Garth Mathews
Non-Executive Director – Based in Sydney
Founding Managing Director of Secure Parking which established in 1979 and expanded operations to be the largest global car parking company operating in 13 countries with 2,500 car parks and employing over 15,000 staff.

 

Mitch Nielson - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director

Mitch Nielsen
Non-Executive Director – Based in Brisbane
Managing Director of a privately-owned development company with diversified interests across a broad range of real estate asset classes. The company has delivered over $2 billion worth of projects.

 

Greg Peel - PrivateInvest - Independent Chairman Trustee

Greg Peel
Independent Chairman Trustee – Based in Sydney
Over 35 years’ experience in banking and finance including the establishment of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank business banking and asset finance divisions. Greg was Co-Founder, Managing Director of Community Sector Banking.

 

Tom Ellen - PrivateInvest - Independent Director Trustee

Tom Ellen
Independent Director Trustee – Based in Perth
Over 35 years’ experience in banking and finance covering commercial and retail banking, and including business and property lending, invoice financing and asset financing. Commenced his career with the Reserve Bank of Australia and held senior credit roles with NAB and NatWest.

 

Strong Technical Management Team

Leon Boyatzis - PrivateInvest - Head of Funds Management

Leon Boyatzis
Heads of Funds Management – Based in Perth
20 years’ experience in funds management. Prior Senior Fund Manager for Multiplex Capital and Brookfield Property Funds more than $900m and Investment and Funds Manager for a Sydney based ASX listed entity with FUM of $250m (retail investors).

Naomi Roberts - PrivateInvest - Corporate Company Secretary

Naomi Roberts
Legal/Governance & Compliance – Based in Perth
20 years in property and is responsible for the administration of the parent company and its subsidiaries, which include legal, compliance, governance, administration, and loan management.

Sarah de Rozario - PrivateInvest - Finance Manager

Sarah de Rozario
Finance Manager – Based in Perth
CPA with over 20 years’ experience. Prior CFO for Hockey Australia, prior Global Development – Compliance & Reporting Manager for the International Cricket Council (ICC) – Dubai, which is the International Governing body for Cricket for 105 Member Countries and Group Accountant for a UK construction company.

Tim Jones - PrivateInvest - Investor Loan Relations

Tim Jones
Head of Investor Relations – Based in Perth
Over 27 years’ experience in property funds management and investment which includes 15 years with the Sarich Family Office, WA’s largest private property investor, and eight years with Macquarie Bank’s development funds management team.

 

Stewart Kestel - PrivateInvest - Investor Loan Relations

Stewart Kestel
Head of Loan Relations – Based in Perth
Prior Managing Director and equity partner of one of Western Australia’s largest and most respected valuation practices for over 10 years, valuing over $7 billion of property each year.

 

Ellie O'Dea - PrivateInvest - Digital Marketing

Ellie O’Dea
Digital Marketing – Based in Perth
An experienced professional in digital marketing and implementation of marketing plans and budgets with social media. Digital is continuing to evolve with PrivateInvest, the same way it is coming for every industry on the planet and Ellie is responsible for producing the PrivateInvest digital platform.

Skilled and Experienced Board

Nils Miller - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Nils Miller
Non-Executive Director/Chairman – Based in Sydney
Nils Miller has over 17 years of banking, corporate advisory, and corporate finance experience across a range of sectors with specific expertise in infrastructure, property, finance, and funds management.

 

 

Mark Roberts - PrivateInvest - Founding Managing Director

Mark Roberts
Founding Managing Director
– Based in Perth
25 years’ experience in the property industry in both the public and private sectors including founding and listing an ASX entity that became Australia’s largest in its sector (5,600 rental retirement units).

 

Garth Mathews - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director

Garth Mathews
Non-Executive Director – Based in Sydney
Founding Managing Director of Secure Parking which established in 1979 and expanded operations to be the largest global car parking company operating in 13 countries with 2,500 car parks and employing over 15,000 staff.

 

Mitch Nielson - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director

Mitch Nielsen
Non-Executive Director – Based in Brisbane
Managing Director of a privately-owned development company with diversified interests across a broad range of real estate asset classes. The company has delivered over $2 billion worth of projects.

 

Greg Peel - PrivateInvest - Independent Chairman Trustee

Greg Peel
Independent Chairman Trustee – Based in Sydney
Over 35 years’ experience in banking and finance including the establishment of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank business banking and asset finance divisions. Greg was Co-Founder, Managing Director of Community Sector Banking.

 

Tom Ellen - PrivateInvest - Independent Director Trustee

Tom Ellen
Independent Director Trustee – Based in Perth
Over 35 years’ experience in banking and finance covering commercial and retail banking, and including business and property lending, invoice financing and asset financing. Commenced his career with the Reserve Bank of Australia and held senior credit roles with NAB and NatWest.

 

 

Strong Technical Management Team

Leon Boyatzis - PrivateInvest - Head of Funds Management

Leon Boyatzis
Heads of Funds Management – Based in Perth
20 years’ experience in funds management. Prior Senior Fund Manager for Multiplex Capital and Brookfield Property Funds more than $900m and Investment and Funds Manager for a Sydney based ASX listed entity with FUM of $250m (retail investors).

Naomi Roberts - PrivateInvest - Corporate Company Secretary

Naomi Roberts
Legal/Governance & Compliance – Based in Perth
20 years in property and is responsible for the administration of the parent company and its subsidiaries, which include legal, compliance, governance, administration, and loan management.

Sarah de Rozario - PrivateInvest - Finance Manager

Sarah de Rozario
Finance Manager – Based in Perth
CPA with over 20 years’ experience. Prior CFO for Hockey Australia, prior Global Development – Compliance & Reporting Manager for the International Cricket Council (ICC) – Dubai, which is the International Governing body for Cricket for 105 Member Countries and Group Accountant for a UK construction company.

Tim Jones - PrivateInvest - Investor Loan Relations

Tim Jones
Head of Investor Relations – Based in Perth
Over 27 years’ experience in property funds management and investment which includes 15 years with the Sarich Family Office, WA’s largest private property investor, and eight years with Macquarie Bank’s development funds management team.

 

Stewart Kestel - PrivateInvest - Investor Loan Relations

Stewart Kestel
Head of Loan Relations – Based in Perth
Prior Managing Director and equity partner of one of Western Australia’s largest and most respected valuation practices for over 10 years, valuing over $7 billion of property each year.

 

Ellie O'Dea - PrivateInvest - Digital Marketing

Ellie O’Dea
Digital Marketing – Based in Perth
An experienced professional in digital marketing and implementation of marketing plans and budgets with social media. Digital is continuing to evolve with PrivateInvest, the same way it is coming for every industry on the planet and Ellie is responsible for producing the PrivateInvest digital platform.

Skilled and Experienced Board

Nils Miller - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Nils Miller
Non-Executive Director/Chairman – Based in Sydney
Nils Miller has over 17 years of banking, corporate advisory, and corporate finance experience across a range of sectors with specific expertise in infrastructure, property, finance, and funds management.

 

 

Mark Roberts - PrivateInvest - Founding Managing Director

Mark Roberts
Founding Managing Director
– Based in Perth
25 years’ experience in the property industry in both the public and private sectors including founding and listing an ASX entity that became Australia’s largest in its sector (5,600 rental retirement units).

 

Garth Mathews - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director

Garth Mathews
Non-Executive Director – Based in Sydney
Founding Managing Director of Secure Parking which established in 1979 and expanded operations to be the largest global car parking company operating in 13 countries with 2,500 car parks and employing over 15,000 staff.

 

Mitch Nielson - PrivateInvest - Non-Executive Director

Mitch Nielsen
Non-Executive Director – Based in Brisbane
Managing Director of a privately-owned development company with diversified interests across a broad range of real estate asset classes. The company has delivered over $2 billion worth of projects.

 

Greg Peel - PrivateInvest - Independent Chairman Trustee

Greg Peel
Independent Chairman Trustee – Based in Sydney
Over 35 years’ experience in banking and finance including the establishment of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank business banking and asset finance divisions. Greg was Co-Founder, Managing Director of Community Sector Banking.

 

Tom Ellen - PrivateInvest - Independent Director Trustee

Tom Ellen
Independent Director Trustee – Based in Perth
Over 35 years’ experience in banking and finance covering commercial and retail banking, and including business and property lending, invoice financing and asset financing. Commenced his career with the Reserve Bank of Australia and held senior credit roles with NAB and NatWest.

 

 

Strong Technical Management Team

Leon Boyatzis - PrivateInvest - Head of Funds Management

Leon Boyatzis
Heads of Funds Management – Based in Perth
20 years’ experience in funds management. Prior Senior Fund Manager for Multiplex Capital and Brookfield Property Funds more than $900m and Investment and Funds Manager for a Sydney based ASX listed entity with FUM of $250m (retail investors).

Naomi Roberts - PrivateInvest - Corporate Company Secretary

Naomi Roberts
Legal/Governance & Compliance – Based in Perth
20 years in property and is responsible for the administration of the parent company and its subsidiaries, which include legal, compliance, governance, administration, and loan management.

Sarah de Rozario - PrivateInvest - Finance Manager

Sarah de Rozario
Finance Manager – Based in Perth
CPA with over 20 years’ experience. Prior CFO for Hockey Australia, prior Global Development – Compliance & Reporting Manager for the International Cricket Council (ICC) – Dubai, which is the International Governing body for Cricket for 105 Member Countries and Group Accountant for a UK construction company.

Tim Jones - PrivateInvest - Investor Loan Relations

Tim Jones
Head of Investor Relations – Based in Perth
Over 27 years’ experience in property funds management and investment which includes 15 years with the Sarich Family Office, WA’s largest private property investor, and eight years with Macquarie Bank’s development funds management team.

 

Stewart Kestel - PrivateInvest - Investor Loan Relations

Stewart Kestel
Head of Loan Relations – Based in Perth
Prior Managing Director and equity partner of one of Western Australia’s largest and most respected valuation practices for over 10 years, valuing over $7 billion of property each year.

 

Ellie O'Dea - PrivateInvest - Digital Marketing

Ellie O’Dea
Digital Marketing – Based in Perth
An experienced professional in digital marketing and implementation of marketing plans and budgets with social media. Digital is continuing to evolve with PrivateInvest, the same way it is coming for every industry on the planet and Ellie is responsible for producing the PrivateInvest digital platform.

Our Value Promise

When PrivateInvest was created over a decade ago, our goal and promise was the same as it is today: to be transparent and a forward-thinking values-based business with a strong culture, always challenging the status quo, leveraging its best asset its people, and supporting an equitable workplace for the benefit of all stakeholders.

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CONNECT WITH PRIVATEINVEST

PrivateInvest Mark Roberts Managing Director
Stewart Kestel Naomi Roberts Tim Jones PrivateInvest first mortgage investors
Seeking Fianance Borrower Finance Broker PrivateInvest
Apply online to invest PrivateInvest Naomi Roberts
team invest private Mark Roberts Leon Boyatzis Sarah de Rozario
invest in private Mark Roberts PrivateInvest

CONNECT WITH PRIVATEINVEST