Director of Property Development
With 20 years’ experience in the property industry, Stephen brings an ability to structure and lead teams in the property development space and a focus in site acquisitions, structure, planning, sales and marketing to Decode’s executive team. Stephen is responsible for developing strategy and company purpose, vision and execution using his deep understanding of the property market in Sydney, buyer trends and market cycles. As part of his process, he performs detailed risk assessment, project feasibility, market due diligence, preparing and presenting acquisition proposals and budgets to the board to ensure project success from day one.
Stephen’s experience includes preparing and delivering sales and marketing strategies for large scale residential projects, including management of the design process, marketing plans and budget management and delivery. His strong network of established contacts with leaders in all sectors of the property industry allows him to deliver strong returns to internal and external stakeholders and partners. His passion for detail drives his vision to create great living spaces for residential clients.
Stephen’s recent successes include multiple site amalgamations and acquisitions with over $300M worth of raw land acquisitions and leading re-zonings, planning proposals and DA’s across residential, mixed-use and hotel projects.