Ross Lees

Head of Funds Management

Ross Lees is Head of Centuria’s Real Estate Funds Management business, which is responsible for both listed and unlisted property funds in the office, industrial, retail, healthcare & agricultural sectors.

This includes Australia’s largest ASX listed pure play office & industrial REITs (ASX:COF & ASX:CIP), and over 100 open and closed end unlisted funds with AUM of >$15 billion. Ross was previously the Fund Manager, Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP), with overall responsibility for the operation, performance and strategy of the REIT.

Ross joined Centuria in 2017 and has over 15 years of investment management experience having joined Centuria from Dexus where he held senior transactional and portfolio management roles. Prior experience includes over six years at Stockland, and four years at Logos Property Australia having established and led their asset management platform.

Ross is an Executive Committee member of the Property Funds Association (PFA), which represents the $125 billion direct property investment body in Australia, and holds a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University and Bachelor of Business (Property Economics) from UWS.