Boutique Property Development
Michael is CostaFox's Managing Director. With over 25 years experience in both the local and international property industry as Managing Director of Toll Holdings and Little Projects along with roles at Knight Frank, Smorgon Consolidated Industries and McGee's National Property Consultants, Michael has delivered over 2,000 apartments as well as several large commercial and industrial projects. His vision for CostaFox is to set a new benchmark in development quality.
Robert has vast experience across the property and agricultural industries, having co-founded Australia's largest grower and marketer of fresh fruit and vegetables. As well as his involvement with CostaFox, he is also Managing Director of Costa Asset Management, a prominent Australian company with a large and diverse range of assets across the property and agricultural industries, has been mayor of his hometown Geelong West, and is very involved in various local innovations and performing arts ventures.
Geno is a design-led developer with a strong passion for curating exceptional projects. Leaning into his interdisciplinary acumen and six-year tenure at Mirvac, Geno holds his attention to detail as a principal value from acquisition, through delivery to settlement. A process proven successful in having delivered award-winning residential and commercial projects both locally and interstate over the last 10 years. Alongside his financial expertise, his decisions remain commercial whist driving project innovation to produce remarkable, timeless and premium outcomes for all stakeholders.
GENERAL MANAGER COMMERCIAL & FINANCE
Ben is an extensively experienced commercial finance and operations professional with a demonstrated history of working in the development and construction industry for more than 15 years. With wide ranging experience in both Australia and the United Kingdom, Ben is a proven leader with exceptional skills and reputation. He has held senior roles in both publicly listed and privately held property companies operating in the residential, commercial and industrial property sectors.
Austin’s career has stemmed from a construction and design background, having adopted a ‘hands-on approach’ to construction delivery. Beginning his career ‘on the tools’ as a metal fabricator/boilermaker in his late teenage years, he quickly moved into the commercial construction industry in his early twenties. Austin’s strong passion for construction and development became apparent during a six and a half year tenure at Crema Group. Having been mentored by key senior figures in the company across multiple divisions. His continual drive to deliver projects that set a new standard in development quality is very much aligned with CostaFox’s vision for the future.