Emerging Property Fund Managers series 2024

Emerging Property Fund Managers series 2024


Developing tomorrow’s leaders today

For the seventh year, we deliver an interactive 5-part seminar series to aspiring and emerging leaders in the Property Fund Management sector, with direct access to leading industry experts and their experience, strategic industry insights and pitfalls, and key issues ranging from structuring, debt and equity through to legal and compliance.

Facilitated by our property funds specialists, featuring content developed alongside industry, each session features practical working considerations and discussions with market leaders.

Who should attend?

  • Emerging leaders in property fund management
  • Professionals involved in the property funds industry looking to expand their knowledge beyond their existing area of expertise
  • Property developers looking to move into funds management


  • Learn how to protect your business & personal assets
  • Different approaches to structuring a product
  • Identifying methods to raise debt and equity capital
  • Market trends in the different asset classes
  • Tax issues arising from different structures
  • Effective exit strategies for your investors
  • How COVID has changed the landscape

Series Program

Session 1 | Fundamentals for Success – Part 1

12 March 2024 | Melbourne

The introductory session provides a brief overview of the series structure before hearing first-hand from industry specialists the key lessons they’ve learnt, what challenged them the most, what worked, what didn’t and tips on building the right team.

Session 2 | Cyber Security for Funds and Fund Managers

18 April 2024 | Melbourne

Explore industry insights into cyber security in funds management with our keynote speaker, Nick Klein from CyberCX.

Session 3 | Fund Structuring

16 May 2024 | Sydney

You may have a plan, but do you know which fund structure will give you the best competitive advantage? The industry experts will talk you through the fund structure matrix which covers local and international equity, fee structure and more.

Session 4 | Debt & Equity

19 September 2024 | Melbourne

Everything you need to consider and what to avoid in modern-day financing. Identify both the traditional and alternative methods for obtaining funding, how to strike a deal with the banks and how best to raise your debt and equity.

Session 5 | Legal, Regulatory & Compliance

17 October 2024 | Sydney

Ensuring your i’s are dotted and t’s are crossed are important for the property funds management industry. Our experts will talk you through the documentation and practical application involved in your fund set-up and provide tips on avoiding common pit-falls to ensure you stay compliant.

Event details


Hybrid event

  • In-person: delivered in either Sydney or Melbourne SW offices
  • Online nationally – for attendees outside host city


4 – 6pm, mid-month, minimising disruption to your day, week and month

Cost (exc. GST)

  • $500 per person for the series
  • $1,000 group booking for up to 3 people

Series speakers

Industry speakers
  • Howard Brenchley | APN Property Group
  • David Omond | KM Property Funds
  • Nick Klein | CyberCX
  • Melissa Kingham | Haben Property Fund
  • Chris Langford | Newmark Capital
  • Emma Donaghue | Hall & Wilcox
  • Georgia Liu | Commonwealth Bank of Australia
SW speakers

Simon Tucker
Director, Tax 

Rami Eltchelebi
Partner, Assurance and Advisory Services

Stephen O’Flynn
Director, Tax

Abi Chellapen
Director, Tax 

Sejla Kadric
Director, Business & Private Client Advisory 

Danny Armstrong
Director, Banking & International Business

Contact us

If you have any queries or would like more information, please contact the Marketing team via [email protected].

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