Director – Business Partner & Client Relationships
Lynton’s background embraces all aspects of property investment including research, acquisition, sales, portfolio strategy, and developer relationships. He routinely advises clients on the state of the property market and has helped hundreds of clients build long lasting and profitable property portfolios.
Lynton is a certified member of the Property Investment Association of Australia and is passionate about teaching ethical, sustainable and responsible property investing.
Lynton has personally demonstrated the ability to build wealth through buying property, having developed his own portfolio using various property investment strategies. Lynton has developed a discipline for identifying property market cycles and drivers of capital growth through the use of sophisticated research analysis and insight.
His wealth of knowledge and depth of experience has placed Lynton in the privileged and trusted position of being a highly sought after commentator, adviser and authority on the subject of residential property. His understanding of demographic trends provides unique insight which is highly valued by a broad range of businesses.
Prior to founding Providence, Lynton spent 13 years working in senior roles within multinational corporations. Lynton holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from University of Tasmania.
Director – Research
Simon began his property career and property portfolio more than two decades ago with the purchase and renovation of his first house in North Melbourne. He has since built up a significant personal portfolio across Australia’s key markets and understands those markets intimately because of his strong focus on research, his extensive industry relationships and frequent travel with direct personal observation.
Simon is responsible for leading the company’s research and property sourcing strategy and their talented team of researchers and analysts. Known in the industry for his highly analytical and meticulously thorough approach, Simon specialises in creating investor portfolios that are founded on properties with exceptional fundamentals.
Recognised as an authority in his field, Simon is a leading commentator and adviser to the industry on residential property and demographic trends. He is a regular speaker at property conferences and seminars around the country and his advice and recommendations on property are regularly sought by the business community and by the general media.
Understanding the ultimate luxury on everyone’s agenda is having more time, Simon is fascinated by operational excellence, systems and process development, thus ensuring the property investing experience is rewarding, straight forward and stress free.
Prior to founding Providence, Simon spent 16 years working with some of the world’s best run and most respected multinational companies in senior leadership roles. Simon holds a bachelor’s degree in Banking and Finance from Monash University Melbourne.