Property Bay

An Expert Collective

Like our business, our people are unique, passionate and entrepreneurial in mind and spirit. We harness our team’s diverse expertise to drive an integrated, holistic management strategy.

Founders

IAN DUFFELL

IAN DUFFELL

lan has extensive International experience in the leisure and entertainment industry, including being right-hand man to Sir Richard Branson in his role as CEO for APAC of Virgin Entertainment Group. Following this success, Ian focused on property investment and development ventures, the largest: a 160-room, luxury 5-star ocean front resort located in Canggu Bali, from concept through to commercial sale.

TIM SOMMERS

TIM SOMMERS

Tim is passionately immersed in Blockchain, working to create AI founded eco-systems to fundamentally change the way we live. He has 25 years extensive experience in building multi-million dollar online global enterprises for manufacturers and mining companies. Specific corporate experience with Apple, PTC, INFOR, ABB and Business Objects (Now part of SAP) delivering industry changing solutions from data mining to asset intensive mining industries.

SEAN P NEYLON

SEAN P NEYLON

Sean is a digital activist who has played a critical role in the maturity and growth of the Australian internet industry since the late 90’s. An astute businessman that has completed more than $250 Million worth of multi-national deals over the past 20 years, Sean most recent property development is Pipers Creek Winery within the Macedon Ranges wine region, in East Victoria, Australia.

Management

PHILLIP TURNER

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

PHILLIP TURNER

Phil has over 25 years experience working with International Airlines, in the Inbound & Outbound Travel distribution sectors in Australia, New Zealand and North America as well as in the Adventure Tourism space. He has held both CFO and Commercial roles in both private and ASX listed companies where he was able to apply his skills in: IPO, Capital Raisings, Corporate Governance, M&A, Statutory Reporting, Treasury, HR and IT systems Management.

VIENNA THOMPSON

HEAD OF MARKETING

VIENNA THOMPSON

Vienna is a marketing and brand communications specialist with over 13 years international experience, working for both global brands and start-up businesses. Her passion for travel and tech makes her the ideal Brand Custodian for PropertyBay and its exciting portfolio of projects .

LEO LOPEZ

Head of Capital Markets Australasia

LEO LOPEZ

Leo Lopez has an extensive history in the Finance industry, holding a number of Executive titles for the likes of GoldmanSachs and OpenMarkets. Leo is an investor, mentor and passionate member of the global start-up and Blockchain ecosystem, holding a number of Advisory and Venture Partner roles across a diverse industry.

MATTHEW COOPER-JONES

HEAD OF CAPITAL MARKETS EUROPE

MATTHEW COOPER-JONES

After an early career in foreign corporate environments, Matthew has been involved with funding and go-to-market strategies for a number of highly successful start-ups. His passion for crypto-trading, technology, and spearheading funding and launch strategies have proven him an integral asset to the capital raise and market development for PropertyBay.

ANNE-MARIE OXLEY

DUNK ISLAND PROJECT DIRECTOR

ANNE-MARIE OXLEY

Anne-Marie brings over 15 years of experience in tourism and hospitality and is a specialist in project management of multi-purpose tourism developments. Her most recent project was the management of a 5-star luxurious integrated development in the Whitsunday Islands, North Queensland, and therefore her skill set is perfect for the inaugural Dunk Island project.

Advisors

  • Steve O'Malley - Tourism
  • Raghuram Bala - Technology
  • Rob Rubis - Restaurants
  • Max Markson - Media
  • Nathan Van Den Bosch - Digital Security
  • Scott Williamson - Compliance
  • Lloyd Berger - Hotels
  • Gerard Farley - Capital Markets
  • Darren Younger