A passion for property and the lives it creates

Our Leadership Team brings a wealth of experience to Caydon. Experts in their field, they are guided by a desire to move people’s lives and cities forward.

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Joe Russo, Principal

Joe Russo started the Caydon team in 1999 and continues to be hands-on from concept to successful completion of every project. He is always one step ahead of the market in predicting new, desirable locations and makes the most of every viable opportunity presented to him.

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Jarrod Stratton, COO

With 20 years experience in development and construction, Jarrod has been instrumental in delivering over 3,000 apartments across many high profile Melbourne projects. He is wholly involved in every Caydon project and his aspiration is to ensure Caydon apartments are built to enhance communities and help shape cities for years to come.

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Michael Sheehy, CFO

With 13-years experience as CFO of construction and development businesses Probuild and Dennis Family Corporation, Michael brings a wealth of experience to his role at Caydon. Prior to his appointment, Michael was CFO of Webjet Limited, an ASX Top 200 company. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and a qualified company director.

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Giuditta De Santis, Director of Architecture and Design

Giuditta leads Caydon's in house Architecture and Design team. Her thorough and collaborative approach is accompanied by a creative flair that ensures a remarkable result across all projects. Guiditta's impressive experience includes over 10 years of local and international experience. Giuditta has a Masters degree in Architecture with First Class Honours.

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Michael Sain, Sales Director

Michael has always had a deep interest in property. His 17 years of national and international property experience and expertise encompasses green field land acquisitions, large scale off the plan developments and medium density projects. Michael manages Caydon’s retail sales team and third party agents to ensure projects are sold out and delivered on time.

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Julia Strangio-McRae, People and Culture Director

Julia oversees the people and culture team at Caydon. She has a track record of driving cultural change in businesses that are transitioning from small to medium in size and presence. Julia prides herself on being instrumental in implementing foundations and structures to enable future business scalability.

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Steve Williams, International Marketing Director

Steve has over 15 year’s senior management experience in marketing, brand and general management, delivering profitable growth across various consumer goods and commercial sectors. A versatile professional, Steve’s experience spans Fashion, FMCG, Liquor, Water, Agriculture and Property. He has strategically planned and managed key portfolios as well as marketing communication strategies for high profile brands and organisations.

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Luana Petrovs, General Counsel

For the past 15-years, Luana has provided effective, commercial and strategic legal advice for property development companies around Australia. She began her career in private practice with King Wood Mallesons, later became an In-house Counsel for Grocon and was also the Legal Advisor for QIC Global Real Estate.

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Andrew Jones, Project & Corporate Funding

Andrew has over 20 years of property development experience specialising in accounting, tax and finance. His primary responsibility is to procure project and corporate funding as well as to maintain efficient capital structures. Andrew is a Chartered Accountant, qualified Finance Broker and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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Damian Fasciani, Technology Director

Damian is a strategic leader, with expertise managing Engineering and Technology teams. For the past 18-years, he has immersed himself in Solution Architecture, Design & Cloud-based Technology to solve complex business issues in the IT, Banking, Construction, Utilities and Online Media industries. He has an uncanny ability to rapidly translate sophisticated problems into simplified solutions.

Brad Miller Capital Markets Manager

Brad Miller, Capital Markets Manager

Brad comes to Caydon with 18 years of experience in specialist global real estate finance, transactions and investments.

Brad spent the first 10 years of his career in London as a real estate finance lawyer ultimately with Clifford Chance, a leading global law firm. In 2010, Brad joined ADIA in Abu Dhabi as a Senior Transaction Manager, focusing on global real estate investment and finance. Returning to Australia in 2015, Brad became Head of Capital and Transactions at Grocon and a member of their Executive Team. Last year, he founded and became Managing Director of Range Capital – a specialist real estate advisory firm in Sydney.

Brad holds a Bachelor of Laws from Durham University in the UK and completed Law School the College of Law, London.