Lucas heads up the capital advisory activities of the real estate sector in Australia, leading transactions and market insights regarding capital markets and funding solutions, providing the link between EY’s Capital and Debt Advisory and Real Estate Advisory Services.
Lucas is also the sector knowledge leader for EY Oceania, staying at the forefront of trends and innovation in real estate.
Prior to joining EY, Lucas managed a major Australian bank’s exposure and product offering to a vast range of real estate clients from the largest AREITS to private property developers, dealing with the complete range of real estate assets.
Lucas holds a bachelor degree from UWA and post-graduate degrees in finance and investment from FINSIA.
How Lucas is building a better working world
“I am extremely excited by the changes the world is already undergoing, optimistic about the potential for emerging trends to solve legacy issues and privileged to be in a position to influence the direction of these outcomes.
In my position, I have led landmark transactions for property finance in Australia, applying international funding solutions and risk appetites to support and elevate Australian sponsors.
I am also improving the position and performance of property portfolios, by applying industry-best insights and new capital solutions as well and awakening portfolio managers to see, operate in and build for the future.
By acting as thought leaders, analysts and connectors, my team is playing a vital role in the innovation lead disruption and promotion of the Australian real estate industry.”