Carmel Hourigan leads our ~A$23 billion office sector which includes our Funds Management, Asset Management, Development and Property Management teams. Her role includes helping to develop the overall strategy and objectives for the office funds and guiding key teams to execute our strategy.
As a highly experienced leader in the sector, Carmel believes that partnerships are underpinned by mutual purpose, not just benefits. She drives her people to have a deep understanding of our customers business objectives and present solutions; adapting our offering to meet their needs for experience, amenity and service enabled by technology.
Before joining us, Carmel held the position of Global Head of Real Estate at AMP Capital. Before that, she was Chief Investment Officer and Head of Investment Management at The GPT Group. Her experience also includes senior roles at Lend Lease and Challenger Financial Services Group.
Committed to raising the profile and opportunities for women in the industry, Carmel sits on the Property Council of Australia Board of Directors and is a Fellow of the Australian Property Institute. She has also served as Special Advisor to the Property Male Champions of Change group, which is dedicated to increasing gender equality in the property industry. Carmel was Deputy Chancellor of Western Sydney University and the Chair of the University Infrastructure Committee.