Our Team

ROBERT SARGIS

Director

 

has accumulated over a decade of experience in the Sydney metro market in design coordination, managing planning approvals and delivering marketable projects.


Robert is responsible for establishing target markets across Sydney to position new residential projects and is an active member of our design group focusing on balancing spatial utility, urban experience and quality community outcomes.

 

Our team is contributing to the Urban Transformation in places like Granville NSW where we have utilised our resources to achieve a superior urban outcome for the community and residents. The quality of spatial and living experience is something that is important to me and my team, which is the core function of our design group.

JOHN FERNANDES

Director

 

is responsible for managing our real estate portfolio to service targeted annual development output. Many projects necessitate complex amalgamation to achieve a practical site capable of accommodating quality amenity and marketable developments.

 

John has delivered all company acquisitions off-market developing long term relationships directly with property owners.

 

A proven history of acquiring complex off-market sites is evidenced throughout the company portfolio.  John negotiates joint ventures, property acquisition, implements technology across the business, is responsible for managing investments and corporate treasury and is credited with achieving one of Develotek’s largest amalgamation of properties resulting in a quality master planned urban transformation project.

DANIEL TUSA

Real Estate Acquisition

 

is responsible for real estate acquisitions directly interacting with proprietors across the market to target and service Develotek’s preferred style of large scale, thoughtfully amalgamated residential sites that are responsive to our urban planning principles.

 

 Creating permeable interfaces and public open spaces for community to enjoy all of which become possible through the careful acquisition and extensive amalgamation of fragmented property.

 

Daniel is our specialist responsible for establishing our portfolio of strategic projects across the Parramatta region, Inner West and the North Shore.  

 

BASIL LIM

Design Director

 

A Malaysian-born Australian designer who began his career at Sydney’s renowned Anchor Mortlock Woolley. As one of Australia’s most significant architects of the nation’s modern era, Ken Woolley’s unique influence continued over Mr Lim as he established his career in the Middle East and China, where he was able to expand his capacity for large-scale project coordination. He then became a key design member behind a number of high-profile constructions during this time, the most notable being the $AUD2 billion, award-winning Meydan Grandstand in Dubai.

 

After several years working offshore, Mr Lim decided to return in 2013 where he took on a key design position with the team behind Sydney’s tallest residential tower, the Greenland Centre Tower and the Gold Coasts Jewel development, the three-tower luxury project is tipped to become one of Australia’s most iconic structures. As a design director of multiple superlative projects in the world, from middle east to china and Australia, Basil’s creativity is always balanced by a high degree of commercial acumen, strong financial and project management skills.

ALEX DEACON

Design Manager

 

has accumulated fifteen years of experience in Architectural Coordination and Project Leadership. Alex has been involved in delivery of over 50 built projects across various sectors, joining Develotek in 2016 as a Design Manager responsible for Integration of Urban Design, Planning, Engineering, Architecture and Marketing to achieve extraordinary development outcomes.

 

Alex is passionate about detail, pursuing opportunities with innovative synergies between consulting disciplines and the emergence of BIM technologies.

COURTNEY ARMADOROS

Urban Planner

 

A role that is integral to the property and design teams providing detailed advice on strategic and statutory planning matters. Courtney is passionate about placemaking, urban design and creating liveable spaces.

 

Prior to joining Develotek, Courtney has worked in various roles across the private and public sectors of Sydney and the UK. Courtney has experience in urban design, master planning and rezoning, urban renewal projects, revitalisation programs, town centre management and environmental planning and assessment.

 

Courtney has assisted to manage and contribute to projects from the conceptual design phase through to construction. Courtney has extensive experience in consultation with important stakeholders and local communities.

SHU CHEN

Business Operations

 

has more than ten years of accounting experience in both boutique and mid-tier accounting firms. Shu joined Develotek Property Group as an executive assistant in 2017.

 

Shu is a tech-savvy and trains herself when necessary. An expert in software widely used by the company such as dropbox, outlook, smartsheet and xero. Shu is a creative thinker and a strong problem solver with exceptional project management skills. Shu’s ability to personally connect with all team members and suppliers is truly remarkable.

 

Shu graduated from University of Western Sydney with a master degree of accountancy and becomes a member of Chartered Accountant since 2012. Shu has a two-year-old daughter and she lives with her family in north shore of Sydney. Her interest is to take family to the beach and enjoy the nice food. Shu manages and coordinates the general operation of the DPG office in Sydney.

PAUL BERMINGHAM

Assistant Design Manager

 

joined Develotek Property Group in 2017 bringing his knowledge and experience of residential architecture and construction to support the design and delivery of our development portfolio.

 

With over ten years experience working across residential and commercial projects in the UK and Australia, Paul is an integral member of the design team working across all stages from project feasibility and urban master plans to apartment layouts and application of SEPP65/ ADG principles.

 

Paul is passionate about architecture and urban design believing that quality environments improve the way we live, work and travel.

KIM PAW

Accountant

 

A Chartered Accountant with more than ten years experience in public practice.  Kim has joined Develotek as the Finance Manager overseeing all areas of financial control including financial planning, analysis, reporting, forecasting, budgeting and process improvements.

 

Kim has a Bachelor of Commerce from University of Canterbury, New Zealand and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. 

 

Kim has long term commitment to volunteering services.  She is currently the team leader managing the resource centre for Hillsong Church at Waterloo Campus. Kim is a keen supporter of rugby and enjoys dining, walking and travelling.