Australian Senior Management

The Savills Australia senior management team is responsible for ensuring our operations, services and standards reflect the values we hold true to.

Paul Craig Savills

Paul Craig
CEO - Australia & New Zealand

Paul Craig was appointed CEO of Savills Australia & New Zealand in early 2016; responsible for overseeing Savills multi-disciplinary capability, from strategic advice and transacting deals to managing assets and projects, across all commercial and residential sectors.

 
 
Brett Kauffman Savills

Brett Kauffman
COO - Australia & New Zealand

Brett joined Savills as the General Counsel in 2012 and was promoted to the role of Chief Operating Officer in early 2016. As COO, Brett is responsible for ensuring the efficient operation of the business in the Australasian region, with a particular focus on financial matters, governance, human resources and IT. Brett’s role is wide and diverse and sees him sit on the Board of Directors for each of Savills entities.

 
 
Simon Fenn

Simon Fenn
National Head - Commercial Sales & Investments and State Managing Director - NSW

Simon is the National Head of Commercial Sales & Investments and State Managing Director of Savills New South Wales. His current responsibilities include managing all aspects of the agency and real estate services, along with leading the commercial sales teams around the country. He is a member of the Australian board of Savills.

 
 
Andrew Stewart

Andrew Stewart
Managing Director - Australian Capital Territory

Andrew joined Savills in 2017 and is the Managing Director of the ACT. He has the day-to-day responsibility of running the Canberra office along with managing the Agency business.

 
 
Anthony Ott

Anthony Ott
Managing Director - Queensland

Anthony joined Savills in February 2012 as Head of Agency for Queensland, and State Director of Capital Transactions, positions he held simultaneously. In his Head of Agency role, Anthony was responsible for the management of the commercial, industrial and retail business units for Savills Queensland. Following this, he became Managing Director of Queensland in February 2017.

 
 
Rino Carpinelli

Rino Carpinelli
National Head – Asset Management and Managing Director - SA

With over 25 years’ experience with Savills in South Australia and the Northern Territory, Rino is accomplished in major transactions and has represented the majority of high net worth and institutional clients in South Australia.

 
 
Stuart Fox

Stuart Fox
National Head - Valuation & Advisory and Managing Director - Victoria

Stuart joined Savills in 2006 as Divisional Director of Valuation & Advisory in Victoria. He was promoted to National Head of Valuation & Advisory in 2015 and became State Managing Director of Victoria in February 2017.

 
 
Graham Postma

Graham Postma
National Head – Office Leasing and Managing Director - WA

Graham has 25 years’ experience in the Perth commercial real estate market. He currently leads the Office Leasing team across the country and is also Managing Director of the WA office.

 
 
Ben Parkinson

Ben Parkinson
National Head - Retail Investments

With nine years’ experience in corporate real estate, Ben joined Savills in 2017 to lead the Capital Transactions team in Melbourne.

 
 
Gavin Boswarva

Gavin Boswarva
Managing Director - Project Management

Gavin joined Savills in January 2017 as Managing Director of the Project Management division. The project management team provides an integrated suite of project management and advisory services to the property and infrastructure sectors, from project inception through to successful completion.

 
 
Ian Hetherington

Ian Hetherington
National Head - Capital Transactions

Ian has over 25 years’ experience in the sale and acquisition of commercial property both domestically and internationally. Prior to joining Savills in 2009, Ian owned and managed a successful industrial sales leasing management and valuation practice that he sold in 2000.

 
 
Michael Fenton

Michael Fenton
National Head - Industrial & Business Services

With more than 25 years' experience, Michael rejoined the Savills business in 2018 to lead the Industrial & Business Services team nationally.

 
 
Michael Simpson

Michael Simpson
Managing Director - Hotels & Student Accommodation

Since 2013, Michael has been the Managing Director of Savills Hotels for Australia and New Zealand, responsible for the management and development of the Hotels business and its integration with the global team.

 
 
Stephanie Gobbo

Stephanie Gobbo
National Manager - HR

Stephanie is the National Manager - HR, within the People and Development team for Australia & New Zealand. Stephanie commenced in 2014 and is based within our NSW State Office.