Sean is the Company Founder and Managing Director of Affinity Property Australia. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (UQ) and is also a licensed Real Estate Agent and Principal and Licensee for Affinity Property. Sean is an Accredited Member of REIQ and a long-term member of UDIA QLD. Sean has over 20 years of experience in the property sector and he is passionate about helping other members of his team grow and develop professionally. He enjoys helping young individuals learn about the process for saving and buying their first home; helping investors understand how to find a good investment property and how to avoid bad investments.
Sean has project managed the delivery of more than $250 million in residential projects over the last 10 years. He established Moreton Bay Region Housing Company Ltd, (a not-for-profit affordable housing company with more than $180 million in assets under management) in 2009. Sean formerly worked with Accor Hotel Group and managed a portfolio of 15 hotels across Queensland and the Northern Territory – employing more than 1,100 people.
During his 20 years working in the property sector, Sean has project managed the development and delivery of four senior living residential projects valued at more than $80 million. Previously in his professional services career with Ernst & Young, Sean provided business management consulting services to various clients including Heritage Building Society, where he helped improve their banking and credit card services to win ‘Money’ magazines best credit card and home loan products within 2 years. Early in his career, Sean was the Operations & Personnel Manager at ANZ Stadium Brisbane. In 1992 – 1993 Sean managed operations for Brisbane Broncos home games and major concerts with artists such as U2 and Madonna.
Professionally he aims to continue development of a ‘best in class’ diversified property group that provides great service to clients and fantastic opportunities for staff, investors and other key stakeholders.