As an established real estate professional, Ben’s prior experience running a large industrial rent roll ensures you have full access to his experience and expertise. Ben is a specialist in the industrial commercial property space and is a market leader in tenant representation.
"a specialist in the industrial commercial property space and is a market leader in tenant representation"
Ben commenced his real estate career in 2005 with RUN Property, a large residential property management firm. During his time at RUN, he was involved in the operational restructure of the business and how it interacted with its clients and tenants. His efforts during this restructure awarded him Employee of the Year in 2006. The following year, Ben made the move from residential to industrial when he commenced with Cameron Industrial Commercial in Dandenong as a Sales & Leasing Executive. Following two years in this position, he assumed a management position as Head of the Property Department.
From 2009 to 2018, Ben lead a large team of at Camerons which included one of Australia’s largest privately-held industrial rent rolls of approximately 2,500 properties. While Head of the Property Department, Ben made significant improvements to various aspects of the business introducing digital file management, the transition to cloud-based software, improvements to policy and procedures as well as operational improvements.
Ben joined the team at McRae Property Commercial as Managing Director in October 2018 and brings with him extensive knowledge in the commercial industrial space. As a current member of the REIV’s Commercial & Industrial Chapter, Ben is in-tune with any improvements or changes that will govern the landscape in this space and has previously spoken at real estate conferences. In 2018, Ben became a licensed estate agent.
"Ben is in-tune with any improvements or changes that will govern the landscape in this space and has previously spoken at real estate conferences"
When not representing buyers and tenants, Ben enjoys spending time with his wife and three kids travelling to New York and enjoying the outdoors. He is an avid motor sport fan and outdoors person.