Shanna Baxter

Responsibilities and Expertise: Shanna has an extensive background of commercial property management and leasing in South-East Queensland previously working for corporate leaders such as Ray White and Knight Frank. Over the past 10 years in property, Shanna’s career development has sent her in the direction of Retail Leasing, specialising in negotiating national and independent lease … Continued

Twaanie Caine

Responsibilities and Expertise: Specialising in Retail Leasing, Twaanie comes from a background of Commercial Asset Management involved in all aspects of Retail and Commercial Property Management and Lease Management. Previous positions have been held at Savills, Ray White and Sunland Developments. With a sound knowledge of leasing principles supported by the broad experience in Asset … Continued

Tyson Whitewood

Responsibilities and Expertise: As a leasing executive with over 8 years’ experience driving outcomes for both tenants and landlords, Tyson has sharpened his practical and competent knowledge of leasing across multiple commercial property classes.  Having executed multiple successful leasing transactions and reaching numerous company goals, I am glad to bring this experience to Retail First.  … Continued

Andrew Birkett

Responsibilities and Expertise: Having worked in the retail property industry for over 9 years, Andrew currently oversees the leasing and strategic planning for 8 centres in the YFG portfolio across South East Queensland. Andrew has previously held administration, property management and leasing roles on both sides of the real estate transaction with Flight Centre, NAI … Continued

Kimai Breay

Responsibilities and Expertise: With 20 years experience working in Commercial Real Estate both in Australia and the United Kingdom, Kimai is responsible for the leasing activities for a number of Shopping Centres within the Retail First Portfolio. Kimai has managed retail assets on behalf of a number of Property Owner Groups, including Superannuation Funds, REIT’s, … Continued

Glenn Hinchey

Responsibilities and Expertise: With over 20 years of experience within the Retail Property industry, Glenn oversees the leasing, strategic planning and contract negotiation for a number of Retail First managed Shopping Centres. Glenn has previously held Centre Manager and Portfolio Leasing Manager positions with Savills, Byvan and Colliers International covering all aspects of Centre Management, … Continued

Paul Mulligan

Responsibilities and Expertise: With extensive information technology experience in several business sectors throughout Australia and Southern Africa, Paul oversees Retail First’s corporate and Shopping Centre information systems, including infrastructure design and implementation, system maintenance, IT security, and equipment and software acquisition. Paul has successfully developed strategies to provide a significant increase in performance and reliability … Continued

Katherine Visini

Responsibilities and Expertise: Katherine brings 15+ years of property experience to the Retail First team applying her hands-on experience across all property sectors and across the full project lifecycle . In Katherine’s role as Development Manager she oversees the implementation and execution of major projects within the Retail First portfolio. Katherine holds a Bachelor of … Continued

Zaneta Van Der Westhuizen

Responsibilities and Expertise: Zaneta joined the Retail First team in 2014 and is responsible for overseeing projects from conception to completion. Zaneta utilises the various skills that she has developed over her 20+ years in the construction industry in the role of Development Manager, she enjoys overcoming challenges, working with people and the complexity of … Continued

Elizabeth Clancy

Responsibilities and Expertise: With a career spanning more than 25 years, Elizabeth has brought a wealth of experience to Retail First Pty Ltd with previous roles in design, property development and property management across the residential, retail and hospitality sectors. Formerly with Mirvac, Elizabeth joined Retail First in 2010 spending two years in various roles … Continued

Le-Anne Parkinson

Responsibilities and Expertise: Le-anne currently manages and oversees all Pop Up Leasing services for Retail First Shopping Centres, and the Pop Up First team. Previously working for Byvan/FPD Savills and Grosvenor Properties, Le-anne has more than 20 years of experience within Shopping Centre Administrative and Pop Up Leasing roles. Le-anne’s proven track record has grown … Continued

Tanya Brewer

Responsibilities and Expertise: Tanya oversees all digital assets and social media platforms for Retail First.  Tanya works with the Marketing team to mentor, educate and drive digital campaign planning, implementation, optimisation, and reporting, ensuring that offline and online media and marketing are fully integrated. Tanya proactively researches changes in digital and social platforms to ensure … Continued

Bec Gascoigne

Responsibilities and Expertise: With over 20 years of experience in Marketing, Bec oversees the development and implementation of marketing strategies for all properties within Retail First. Bec has held various Marketing roles with Retail First, Byvan/FPD Savills, Westfield, QIC, and Mars Corporation. Bec’s marketing and shopping centre experience enables her to mentor and develop the … Continued

Bernie Furtado

Responsibilities and Expertise: Bernie has over 20 years of experience working in shopping centre operations.  Bernie oversees and directs all operations projects, tendering and procurement, legislative requirements and facilities management across the Retail First portfolio.  A major part of this role is managing, training and mentoring the Operations team. Bernie has been integral in recent … Continued

Lee Anderson

Responsibilities and Expertise: Lee currently works with a team of Retail First Centre Managers as Portfolio Manager overseeing 8 shopping centres. With over 13 years of retail property experience, Lee has worked for both agency (Savills) and private owners (Stockwell) as well as major institutional landlords including Macquarie Bank and Lend Lease (holding the position … Continued

John Green

Responsibilities and Expertise: Prior to John’s current role overseeing the management of the Trondage Portfolio, John was also the Development Manager for Retail First overseeing the successful rollout of Development Projects worth over $250m across the Portfolio. John’s experience spans across both the Property and Retail Sectors working as a National Property Manager for Domino’s … Continued

Trent Davis

Responsibilities and Expertise: Trent currently works closely with a team of Retail First Centre Managers, overseeing the YFG Portfolio. Trent has had over 20 years of retail property experience, in all areas of management, including marketing, operations and administration. He has formerly held management positions with Byvan/FPD Savills. Over the past 2 years, Trent has … Continued

Rebecca Leahy

Responsibilities and Expertise: Rebecca currently works closely with a team of Retail First Centre Managers, overseeing the YFG Portfolio. Rebecca has had 20 years of retail property experience and has formerly held positions with Byvan/FPD Savills, Herron Todd White and QPM – Project Services based in Brisbane, Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast.  Rebecca’s hands-on experience … Continued