Gallery Group

Founded in 2011 by
The Barclay Family Office

Gallery Group is a vertically integrated property development and investment company founded in 2011 by The Barclay Family Office. Gallery has offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

With no bureaucracy, we are able to quickly seek and execute on new opportunities and achieve superior risk-adjusted returns. Our team collaboratively embraces new ideas, while always putting our investors interests first.

We understand the importance of effective operational expertise, significant long-term value creation and performance, and, of course, consistent, and substantial return on investment. We believe it is more than just putting capital to work. As we unlock investment opportunities, we’re also looking for ways to engage and improve the communities where we operate and where our assets are located.

Founded in 2011

Offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast

100+ staff

$500mil+ development pipeline

Vertically integrated real estate
investment group

Acquisitions

Developments

Construction

Asset and Property
Management

Wholesale Funds
and Investments

OUR FOCUS

Residential land Estates

Multi-Story Residential Apartments

SDA and co-living

Adam Barclay

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Adam is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Gallery Group. Adam has over 20 years’ experience in property development and property investing. Adam founded the Gallery Group in 2011 and has built the business to become a highly successful, vertically integrated property development and investment management group, employing a large team of property and investment professionals throughout Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane.


Adam has been instrumental in acquiring a property development pipeline in excess of $300mil. Prior to founding the Gallery Group, Adam was Managing Director of Oliver Hume Real Estate Group (QLD). Adam is a Director of Gallery Securities and member of the Gallery Securities Investment Committee.

Graham Cox

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, HEAD OF FUNDS MANAGEMENT

Graham is a Director of Gallery Securities Investment Management and Head of Funds Management for Gallery Securities. Graham has over 15 years’ experience working in private equity, digital infrastructure, property development and funds management and has owned and operated successful related businesses throughout Australia, Asia, and the Middle East.


Graham has been responsible for raising and investing capital for several wholesale investment funds and has developed strong relationships with superannuation funds, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, institutions, wealth managers and family office investors.

Mark Dimou

CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER

Mark is highly experienced in all aspects of property related finance (debt and equity), investment management and property development gained at ASX listed Group – Sunland (ASX: SDG) where he was integral in delivering a $4 billion development pipeline and instrumental in the exponential increase of Sunland’s market capitalisation during his tenure with the Group.


Prior to leading finance, investments and development at Sunland, Mark was a Consultant at PwC in Private Client Services – Audit. Mark is General Manager for the Gallery Group and is a Board Director of Gallery Securities. He is a Chartered Accountant (CAANZ) with extensive international experience spanning strategy, finance, debt financing, accounting, product management, business development, and industry systems.

Dr Michael Drew

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE (INDEPENDENT CHAIRMAN)

Michael serves as a trustee director and member of the investment committee of QSuper, is a member of the Investment Advisory Board of the Petroleum Fund of Timor-Leste and, a Trustee and Member of the Finance, Audit, and Risk Committee of Mary Aikenhead Ministries.


Michael is a consulting financial economist specialising in the areas of investment governance, asset allocation, pension plan design, and outcome-oriented investing. He is currently the Managing Partner of MGD Private and a Professor of Finance at Griffith University. He has held previous academic appointments at the Australian National University and QUT, and senior industry appointments with J.B. Were & Son, Myer Family Company, Ord Minnett, QSuper, QIC, and Wilson HTM.

Michael was awarded the inaugural Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) Pinnacle Award in the category of Most Outstanding Thought Leader. Michael is an active company director holding a range of non-executive appointments and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Governance Institute of Australia and is a Life Member of FINSIA.

Graeme MacLaren

RESPONSIBLE MANAGER

Graeme is an experienced Australia financial service licence Responsible Manager, company director and executive with over thirty years' experience in banking and financial services.

Graeme has held numerous senior positions within the Commonwealth Bank of Australia involving audit, property investment, finance, operations and compliance.


He currently acts as an independent director and executive director for a number of companies and as an external member on a number of compliance committees.

Graeme's qualifications include a Bachelor of Business, Postgraduate Diploma in Banking Management and a Masters of Business Administration from Macquarie Graduate School of Management.

Graeme is a member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants, Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia

Robert Carter

RESPONSIBLE MANAGER

Rob is a former senior executive at QIC Limited (a Brisbane, Australia based global funds manager). During his 23 years with QIC, Rob held various positions in funds management and property operations including the Head of Property Funds Management and Managing Director, Global Real Estate, which during his tenure grew to a $9 billion global property investment portfolio.


Rob was supported by an in-house management team of around 170 professionals in disciplines such as funds management, development, property management, leasing, asset management, finance and accounting. He was integral in the establishment of QIC’s global property funds management platform. Rob is currently a Principle at Evolution Private, a boutique property investment and advisory company.

Joanne Dawson

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE MEMBER

Joanne is currently a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Investment Committee of Vision Super and a Non-Executive Director of Bank First Ltd and Templeton Global Growth Fund Ltd. Her previous roles include Chair of EL&C Baillieu Ltd, and Non-Executive Director of Catholic Church Insurance Ltd and CCI Asset Management Ltd.

Dr. Adam Walk

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE MEMBER

Adam is Partner at MGD Private and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Notre Dame–Australia. He is a financial economist specializing in the areas of investment governance, pension finance, and investments. He serves as a director and member of the Investment Committee at Rest, an adviser to the Group Capital and Investment Committee


at RACQ Group, a board member of the Archdiocesan Development Fund of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane, and deputy chair and a trustee of Campion College Australia. Adam received his PhD in financial economics from Griffith University, Queensland, Australia. He is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst and a Certified Investment Management Analyst designee.