Our People

AustAsia Group has a dedicated management team, providing diverse experience and knowledge in finance, accounting, administration, marketing, compliance issues, property development, property management and investment, legal advisory and representation for business and individual clients. AustAsia has access to independent research in finance, investment, real estate and related areas, ensuring that we remain up-to-date with the constant changes in the market place and in the law.

The Board of Directors of AustAsia Group are presented below:

Syd Chesson - Executive Chairman

Qualifications

  • Juris Doctor (Notre Dame Australia)
  • Master of Business Administration (Notre Dame Australia)
  • Certificate of Real Estate Management
  • Certificate of Superannuation Management (Curtin University)

Licenses

  • WA Real Estate and Business Brokers Licence No. 1735
  • Finance Brokers License No. 36794
  • Registered Settlement Agent No. 390

Professional Memberships

  • Law Society of Western Australia
  • Fellow - The Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Real Estate Institute of Western Australia
  • Western Australian Business Brokers Association

Syd has over thirty five years experience in the real estate, property development, finance and business consulting, and has managed several unit trusts during this period.

Syd has extensive experience as a director of numerous public and private companies.

He has served as a deputy member of the Real Estate and Business Agents Supervisory Board (1990-1994), was President of the Western Australia Business Brokers Association, a member of TAFE Real Estate and Business Broking Education Advisory Committee, and has lectured in real estate and business broking.

Simon Chesson - Executive Finance Director

Qualifications

  • CPA Member of CPA Australia
  • Real Estate Institute of Western Australia
  • CFP Member of the Financial Planning Association of Australia
  • Affiliate of Securities Institute of Australia

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow - The Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Real Estate Institute of Western Australia
  • Western Australian Business Brokers Association

Simon has over fourteen years experience in business, finance, accounting, investment and the real estate industries. He has considerable experience as a director and company secretary of numerous public and private companies. He has extensive experience with the Corporation Acts 2001 and Managed Investments Industry.

Jeanette Chesson - Director

Qualifications

  • Certificate of Teaching

Jeanette, originally a school Teacher by profession, has gained considerable administrative knowledge and skill in the 25 years since establishing the AustAsia Group business with Syd.

Jeanette is responsible for the general office administration of AustAsia Group, which includes trust accounting for the Real Estate, Finance Broking and Settlement Agent operations, attendance to Settlement procedures for its clients, employee relations, accounts payable and accounts receivable management.