Matthew Hardy

Independent Non-Executive Director

Matthew has been a founding Director of real estate specialist executive search and consultancy Conari Partners and its corporate predecessor, Thomas Hardy, since 2002. He has also had extensive experience at a senior level in direct real estate, equities and funds management over 30 years. He has worked as a valuer and consultant in direct property in the UK and Australia for global groups Richard Ellis and Jones Lang Wootton, and also as a senior REIT analyst for Hambros Equities, and as Head of Property and Director of Property Investments for Barclays Global Investors where he managed the property securities funds in addition to Listed and Wholesale property funds.

Matthew has also been General Manager to the Mirvac managed, listed REIT, Capital Property Trust, and Head of Investments and Developments for Mirvac Funds Management where he drove strategy and new business development. Since leaving his executive position at Mirvac he has been a Non-Executive Director of Mirvac Funds Management before accepting a position as Non-Executive Director of Centuria Property Funds in July 2013.

Matthew is the Chairman of Centuria Property Fund’s Audit, Risk Management and Compliance Committee and is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Matthew holds a Bachelor of Science (Urban Estate Surveying) from Nottingham Trent University.

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