Jason Little

General Manager, Australia

Jason is responsible for the overall operations of the Australian business including financial, strategic growth, resourcing and leadership. Jason joined Goodman in June 2003 as Manager of Capital Transactions, which included all acquisitions, disposals, strata and land subdivisions. Prior to joining Goodman, Jason was an Executive with Grant Samuel where he worked on a number of Grant Samuel’s Property Development Funds.

John Dakin

Chief Executive Officer, New Zealand

John joined Goodman in 2003 and is responsible for the overall management and operations of Goodman in New Zealand. John has almost 25 years of experience in the property industry, including experience in valuation, research, asset management, funds management and acquisitions and has held senior roles in the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. He is a former National Director of the Property Council of New Zealand and prior to joining Goodman he was with Colonial First State Property.

Philip Pearce

Managing Director, Greater China

Philip is responsible for the strategic development and continued expansion of the Group’s industrial investment business in the Greater China region. He joined the Group in 2002 and has over 16 years of experience in real estate investment trusts in the Asia Pacific region, including four years in Singapore with Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust. Prior to joining Goodman, he was at AMP Henderson Global Investors in Sydney where he worked in various roles within the AMP Henderson Property Group including valuation, asset management and fund management.

Paul McGarry

Chief Executive Officer, Japan

Paul is responsible for Goodman’s Japan platform, which is a 50/50 joint venture between Goodman and Macquarie focused on land acquisition, development, construction management, property management and fund management in the Japanese logistics real estate sector. Paul is a Division Director with Macquarie Capital Advisors. Over the last 16 years Paul has gained experience in investment banking, acquisition, finance, development and fund management, including the last five years living in Japan. Paul commenced his professional career in Perth, Western Australia in chartered accounting before joining the Bank of Scotland in Sydney where he specialised in real estate and private equity prior to joining Macquarie Bank in Sydney in 2004.

Danny Peeters

Chief Executive Officer, Continental Europe

Danny heads up Goodman’s European Logistics and Business Park operations and is responsible for the management, strategy and development of Goodman’s property business in continental Europe. Danny has been with the Group since 2000 and has 17 years of experience in the property and logistics sectors. During his career Danny has built up extensive experience in the design, implementation and outsourcing of pan- European supply chain and real estate strategies for various multinationals. Prior to joining Goodman Danny was Chief Executive Officer of Eurinpro, developer of tailor made logistic property solutions. Eurinpro was acquired by Macquarie Goodman in May 2006.

Jim Johnston

Managing Director, UK Business Parks

Jim has overall responsibility for UK business parks including Arlington Business Parks Partnership. He also leads Goodman’s science park joint ventures with Unilever and the UK Atomic Energy Authority at Colworth and Harwell. Jim was part of the senior management team at Arlington Securities Plc which the Group acquired in 2005, and has undertaken a variety of roles including Development Director, Sales and Leasing Director and Regional Development Director. Prior to this, Jim ran his own development business.

Charles Crossland

Managing Director, UK Logistics

Charles heads up Goodman’s Logistics operations in the United Kingdom and is responsible for the management, strategy and development of the Group’s UK Logistics business. He also leads the Group’s joint ventures with Chambers Street Properties (formerly CBRE RT) and Europa Capital. Charles has been with the Group since 2005 and has over 19 years in the logistics property sector. Charles was a Development Director at Rosemound Developments which was acquired by the Group in 2007. Prior to joining Goodman Charles was a partner in the Industrial Department at Strutt and Parker in London and has also worked at BNP Paribas and Carillion Developments.

Brandon Birtcher

Chief Executive Officer, North America

Prior to becoming CEO of Goodman Birtcher North America in 2012, Brandon was president and sole owner of Birtcher Development & Investments, a five generation leading West Coast development and investment firm founded by his grandfather in 1939. The company has developed and constructed a total of nearly 60 million square feet of industrial, office and specialty retail projects throughout the United States. Brandon holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business/Economics from Claremont Men’s College in California and served six years in the US Coast Guard Reserves.

Regional
executives

Jason Little

General Manager,
Australia

John Dakin

Chief Executive
Officer, New Zealand

Philip Pearce

Managing Director,
Greater China

Paul McGarry

Chief Executive
Officer, Japan

Danny Peeters

Chief Executive
Officer, Europe

Jim Johnston

Managing Director,
UK Business Parks

Charles Crossland

Managing Director,
UK Logistics

Brandon Birtcher

Chief Executive Officer,
North America