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About

Vantage’s strength is our established reputation for consistent exceptional performance and innovation. For almost 40 years we have acquired commercial, retail and industrial property assets on behalf of our investors.

The Vantage Way

Our vertically integrated team offers a boutique funds manager approach with the corporate agility to identify and execute off-market opportunities swiftly and efficiently. Our extensive industry networks ensure unique insights turn into value-add transactions.

We offer a range of property services including:

  • Asset sourcing
  • Due diligence
  • Joint venture structuring
  • Debt, asset and project management
  • Taxation and accounting
  • Leasing

Our History

1984
Vantage Property
Investments was
established

1995
Acquired 689
Burke Rd,
Camberwell

2005
Matt Spring
joins the
business

2010
Business rebranded
as Vantage

2012
Vantage Fitouts
in-house team
established

2013
Acquired
176 Williams Street,
Melbourne

2014
Acquired
11 Queens Road,
Melbourne

2016
Sold 533 Little
Lonsdale Street,
Melbourne

2017
Acquired
420 St Kilda Road,
Melbourne
2017
Sold
247 Collins Street,
Melbourne

2018
Acquired
277 William Street
on behalf of
KHI Group

2019
Sold
420 St Kilda Road,
Melbourne
2019
Acquired 1 Chapel St, Blackburn
2019
Vantage Design
in-house team
established

2020
Acquired
574 St Kilda Road,
Melbourne
2020
Acquired 71 Palmerston
Cres, South
Melbourne

2021
Sold
446 Collins Street,
Melbourne

2022
Expanded into Brisbane
Market by acquiring
130 Commercial Road,
Teneriffe
2022
Vantage Marketing
in-house team
established

Team

Managing Director, Matt Spring, leads an exceptional team of property professionals who bring a wealth of expertise and energy to Vantage. With diverse backgrounds in the sector, they work together seamlessly to deliver outstanding results for our investors and assets.

Leadership


Matt Spring
Managing Director
Matt Spring
Managing Director

As Managing Director and owner, Matt is responsible for the overall operation of the business. This responsibility extends to overseeing all business lines, sourcing new acquisitions, managing debt for the assets, investor relations and equity raising. A large part of the role also encompasses managing the repositioning process of the assets so that they achieve their best use and generate the highest possible income and long term capital growth.

This requires stringent management with a focus on adding value through considered refurbishment programs, careful lease negotiations and strategic property management.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Business (Property) and has over 28 years experience in the Melbourne commercial, retail and industrial property scene.

He is particularly skilled at positioning a property for the next buyer and oversees this reposition process working in conjunction with Vantage’s in-house resources in asset services, project management and interior design.

Matt previously held roles with Teska Carson and CBRE and worked in property development.

Joseph Chahin
Non-Executive Chairman
Joseph Chahin
Non-Executive Chairman

Joseph is a Director – Business Advisory of William Buck, a leading national Accounting practice. Joseph has over 31 years’ experience in managing client affairs with a particular specialisation in corporate advisory board and family office functions. Joseph has represented many property related businesses, advising them on acquisitions, shareholder and joint venture agreements, corporate governance and commercial advice. His strong industry reputation, connections, and most importantly his core competency in governance, serves us and our investors very well.

Joseph holds a Masters in Tax and a Bachelor of Business (Accounting).

Chris Meehan
Cheif Financial Officer
Chris Meehan
Cheif Financial Officer
Chris joined Vantage in 2018 as Chief Financial Officer. Chris oversees the group’s finance activities including financial reporting, treasury, tax and compliance matters. Chris also plays an important role in managing relationships with key stakeholders including investors and lenders and is actively involved in strategy formulation and executing debt and equity capital raisings, acquisitions and divestments.
 
Chris is a chartered accountant with more than 25 years of professional experience with privately-owned and ASX listed groups in the real estate and funds management sectors, including a 15-year career at Vicinity Centres. His track record includes successfully leading finance teams, capital transactions and business transformation programs. Chris holds a Bachelor of Economics (Accounting) and Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment.
Janna Brown-Greaves
Head of Asset Management
Janna Brown-Greaves
Head of Asset Management

Janna joined the Vantage team in 2016 as Property Manager and in 2021 was promoted to Office Asset Manager, proactively managing the Vantage’s office assets. More recently, Janna has been promoted to our Head of Asset Management and onto our senior leadership team. Janna now overseas and implements the strategic direction for each asset together with actively overseeing the operations of the property and facility management teams including all aspects of lease negotiations, budgeting and financial reporting and forecasting.

Janna has 9 years experience in Property Management, previously working for Colliers International where she managed a mixed portfolio of retail and commercial assets across Melbourne CBD and Metropolitan markets.

Carlo Romanin
Head of Creative
Carlo Romanin
Head of Creative

Carlo has over 24 years experience in branding and design and has developed an enormous portfolio of successful creative campaigns from brand identity to advertising, property marketing, packaging and corporate identity. Carlo has worked across a wide range of industry sectors, assisting organisations such as Nike, Adidas, The Westin Hotel, Holden, Fosters, Australand, Visit Victoria and Multiplex to enhance their competitive positioning and realise the potential of their brands. His role as Head of Design ensures that all Vantage projects uphold a sophisticated, intelligent creative style that continues to add measurable value in the marketplace.

Jason Aldridge
Head of Project Management
Jason Aldridge
Head of Project Management

Jason has 16 years of experience in design and construction across a range of industries. He has successfully overseen the completion of commercial, retail, education, exhibition/museum and residential projects throughout Australia.

Jason previously worked for Peregrine Corporation, Box Hill Institute and Vaughan Constructions where he was responsible for design management, contract administration, procurement, budget/cost control and planning.

In his role as Project Manager, he provides services in building refurbishments and integrated office fitouts from concept development to operational delivery.

Team


Bonnie Spinner
Finance Manager
Elyse Williams
Office Operations Manager
Julian Soccio
Senior Property Manager
Scott Wyatt
Senior Facilities Manager
Sinan Emirali
Caretaker