The Advisory Board
Having built the Glad Group from the ground up through dedication, persistence, and a talent for business, Nick has managed to transform a solo operation into a fully integrated group of companies with national and regional reach. He has successfully cultivated positive and lasting relationships with his customers built on trust and integrity, and fostered long-term loyalty and dedication amongst Glad Group’s most important asset – its people. Nick’s ability to address continually evolving business needs in the Property sector in partnership with some of Australia and New Zealand’s premier brands has been crucial to the success and growth of the Glad Group business and group of companies.
Advisory Board Member
For over 40 years, his experience covers the property sector, covering asset and facilities management, construction, development, to funds management. His background spans world-class companies such as Lendlease, Investa Property Group, Westpac, and Leighton Group in Australia, and the CEO of Nakheel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Chris works as part of the company’s plans to improve and expand its operations and services. He provides guidance on Glad Group’s journey ahead to ensure excellent, sustainable services for our customers.
Advisory Board Member
Having over 19 years of experience in the business property sector and being the Managing Partner at Kamper Chartered Accountants, Paul has an eye for innovation. His passion lies in helping businesses realise their full potential and capabilities. He ensures that streamlining processes is the best way to enhance operational efficiency. He is a true technology advocate and a thought leader who stays on the cutting edge of industry developments. Combining advanced business practices and strategy, he integrates an elevated level of financial awareness across Glad Group’s business that looks to increase revenue, diversify financial activity, and reduce operating costs. This helps create truly scalable and sustainable business solutions.
Advisory Board Member
With over 40 years of expertise in the property sector, Doug Henry stands as a distinguished figure in the industry. Holding pivotal positions, he served as Managing Director at Colliers International and International Director at Jones Lang Lasalle, showcasing his leadership, strategic insight and visionary acumen. Doug’s career is marked by transformative contributions that have redefined standards within the field by working closely with customers and global industry leaders. His insights, expertise, and extensive knowledge of the industry continue to drive innovation and excellence.. Through keen analysis of property and market trends, and negotiation strategies he will consistently yield optimal results for Glad Group.
The Leadership Team
Chief Executive Officer
As Glad Group’s Executive Director, Steve is committed to leading Glad Group forward, positioning the company as an innovative and trusted partner of choice for Australian and New Zealand property owners. Understanding the key challenges and value drivers of the property industry, he works closely with customers to deliver tailored service solutions. He ensures Glad Group always deliver the right people for the right job, with the right skills at the right cost of service. His insights into emerging property industry trends and his vision of the future ensure Glad Group remains dynamic, flexible, and ready to respond to evolving service conditions. He has a profound understanding of property needs in large organisations and adopts a keen customer-centric approach to service experience and delivery.
Head of People and Culture
Kiri brings her years of experience, passion for people, and strong work ethic to the table. She leads the Human Resources, Insurance, and Payroll teams based in our Sydney Head Office. Before joining Glad Group, she worked as our Workers Compensation Adviser and developed an understanding of our business and a close relationship. She is working to develop a leading workplace where we maximise the full potential of our workforce through established policies and practices. She cultivates strategies to achieve effective employee recruitment, engagement, and retention, leading Glad Group to become an Employer of Choice.
Head of Property Services
Neranje acquired 20 years of industry experience in facility services across commercial, retail, government, and education sectors. Known for his transparency, integrity, and strong industry knowledge, he consistently identifies opportunities for customer value and delivers the highest standard of operational and service delivery. His approach to collaborative partnerships – both with customers and front-line service teams – helps Glad Group achieve operational excellence in all service divisions. He connects with our customers and our people as true partners, working together to ensure best-in-class operations, delivering on Glad Group’s values and service promise.
Head of Finance
Bianca has over 15 years of experience in managing business financials, strategic planning, reporting, and the leadership of Accounts and Finance teams. With an exceptional eye for detail, she is responsible for overseeing all financial reporting, budgets, and forecasts across all business divisions. Working with Glad Executive stakeholders, she ensures all financial targets are met and Glad Group complies with all current financial and statutory regulations. She provides broader guidance to the company’s managers and executive teams to enable them to achieve their strategic and financial objectives.
Head of Strategic Growth
As an agnostic marketer, Brianna brings her customer experience expertise and passion for partnerships to Glad Group. With 15 years of experience, Brianna has held broad communications, placemaking and customer relations roles. Within the property sector, Brianna has consulted to ISPT, Dexus and Winten Property Group, whilst working for CBRE. She has held multiple Executive Committee positions – including Head of CX for CBRE Pacific Property Management – and now forms part of the Glad Group senior leadership team. She brings commercial acumen, customer advocacy and marketing skills to drive our brand and customer strategy.
National ESG Manager
Nina has extensive experience in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) strategies, with a proven track record in driving positive outcomes for the environment, people, the community, and business simultaneously. She also has extensive experience in embedding sustainability practices into everyday business activities. Since joining Glad Group, she led the ESG engagement with stakeholders and leads the strategic direction of the ESG initiatives across the organisation. Her focus is on continuous improvement and challenging the status quo, building on the successful plans and programs already implemented at a state and national level.