An executive Board has been formed to oversee and consult throughout the development process. All current members live in Wanaka or Queenstown and have sound collective experience in development and finance, both in Wanaka and around New Zealand.
Multiplied Investment Partners
Matt spent 20 years in the Private Sector as a business owner and Executive Board Member, holding senior management positions including CEO of a $50M turnover company exporting products from the Primary Sector to China and South East Asia. More recently Matt has been working in the Property Development market in Auckland, working on a number of developments ranging from $20M to $140M in value, and enjoying participating in changing the face of the city. Specializing in premium apartment and terraced house developments, Matt has raised in excess of $30M in funds from private investors and over $100M from banks and other lending institutions, and with a strong background in finance and project management, is the ideal person to be heading the team.
Pete is a local businessman who holds a large portfolio of property in and around Wanaka. Pete has an intimate knowledge of the construction process, contractual and governance expertise, and over 20 years experience in the construction and property industry. Pete was Chairman of the development committee for the recently completed Wanaka Primary School (development circa $50M) as well as a number of high profile developments and brings a wealth of expertise to the project.
Karsten has spent 30 years in the construction and development industry with extensive qualifications and experience as both a Quantity Surveyor and Senior Project Manager. He is an Associate Member of the New Zealand Institute of Quantity Surveyors and has worked for several of the country's major construction and contracting companies, both as a senior manager, director and shareholder, and is excited to be part of the team that will deliver Marina Terrace.
Property Managers and your Hosts – Carlyn and Lindsey Topp.
Carlyn and Lindsey Topp are successful and experienced tourism operators and have been running management rights for accommodation businesses for 14 years.
Lindsey has founded several start-up businesses in construction, manufacturing, tourism and in the early learning education sector. With numbers being one of Lindsey’s key strengths, he implements simple yet effecting reporting plans, places high importance on having the right people in the right positions, and with a wide network of contacts in a range of industries, Lindsey has proven his experience in implementing a sound business plan.
Carlyn facilitates a monthly focus group within the local Serviced Apartments Industry that has grown to now include motel and hotel operators, and is the Accommodation Sector Chair for Hospitality NZ for Central Otago, is also on several Business and Tourism related boards including Destination Queenstown.
This experience sees them implement the key fundamentals to a successful tourism business, and we are very fortunate that ‘the Topps’ and their team are offering their unique service to owners at Marina Terrace.
Lindsay and Carlyn are quick to acknowledge that they are caretakers of your asset, and while in their care they do their utmost to look after it as well as provide you with the best return possible. They both look forward to working with and alongside you as owners of Marina Terrace Apartments and welcome any questions about the Management Rights and having your investment professionally cared for.
And if you are staying at Marina Terrace as a guest, you are in very good hands!