Head of Real Estate
BA (I.D.), Grad. Dip. App. Fin. SIA, DIP PROP FIN, MAICD
Ben joined Equity Real Estate Partners in October 2010 and is now Head of Real Estate at Folkestone. Ben has held a number of senior executive roles at Stockland and Lend Lease where he has been responsible for the operations and profitability of significant real estate investment portfolios and development pipelines. Throughout his 20 year career, Ben has broad sector experience in hotels, retail shopping centres, commercial buildings together with residential land, apartments and seniors living. Ben has a Bachelor of Industrial Design, a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment from the Financial Services Institute of Australasia and a Diploma of Property Finance from the Property Council of Australia and was appointed to the Board of Rowing Australia in August 2017. Ben is an Olympic, World Championship and Commonwealth medalist in rowing.