Peter Barnes

Peter has over 30 years of property experience and has recently retired from the role as the Head of Institutional Banking at CBA. Prior to that, he was Managing Director of CRI Australia. He has also worked with Lend Lease for a number of years in various property-related roles.

Peter is a member of the Australian Property Institute, Australian Institute of Management and the Institute of Company Directors. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales.

Ray Fazzolari

Ray has over 40 years’ experience in the finance and property industries. He is the founding chair of Aqua Funds’s Credit Risk Committee and, more recently, has taken a hands-on role in managing Aqua mortgage positions that have been impacted by the Global Financial Crisis. Ray has held senior positions as General Manager at St Hilliers, with responsibility for the company’s development and property investment activities.

Prior to that, he spent 15 years with Leda Holdings, a substantial private property group, with seven of those years as Managing Director and 11 years in commercial finance as General Manager of Real Estate with Citibank. Ray’s experience in the finance and property ranges from lending through to loan workout and recovery.

Cedric Fuchs

Cedric Fuchs

Cedric is a co-founder of Charter Hall with over 40 years of experience in the fields of property investment, development and financial services. Cedric is a member of the investment committee for all of Charter Hall’s wholesale and retail property funds.

Prior to co-founding Charter Hall in 1991, he worked with the Heine Group’s property arm (now part of ING) and Leighton Properties where he was involved in the development and investment activities of those companies. Cedric holds a Diploma in Business Management.

David Harrison
Managing Director and Group CEO

David has 29 years of property market experience across office, retail and industrial sectors in multiple geographies globally.  As Charter Hall Managing Director and Group CEO, David is responsible for all aspects of the Charter Hall business, with specific focus on strategy. He continues to build the momentum of a $18.0 billion investment portfolio and is recognised as a multi-core sector market leader.  David is an executive member of various Fund Boards and Partnership Investment Committees, Chair of the Executive Property Valuation Committee and Executive Leadership Group.

David has overseen the growth of the Charter Hall Group from $500 million to $18.0 billion of assets under management in 12 years.  David has been principally responsible for transactions exceeding $25 billion of commercial, retail and industrial property assets over the past 27 years.

David holds a Bachelor of Business Degree (Land Economy) from the University of Western Sydney, is a Fellow of the Australian Property Institute (FAPI) and holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance from the Securities Institute of Australia.