Jim is non-executive Chairman of Ingenia, an ASX 300 Australian listed seniors’ housing business.
Ingenia is pioneering an innovative affordable seniors’ housing solution in Australia, using manufactured housing in (former) tourism parks.
He is a long time participant in the seniors’ housing sector in Australia; as a banker supporting operators at Adelaide Bank where he was Chief General Manager, and at the publicly listed Primelife Corporation, where he was Managing Director when the business was reconstructed and recapitalised, and ultimately sold to Lend Lease Group.
As a well respected thought leader in Australia, he has been a regular presenter at Industry conferences, particularly on financial matters.
He is also Chairman of Omega Communities, a private group investing in the retirement villages in Australia, and a director of Bendigo & Adelaide Bank Limited, which is a major lender to the sector.