PhD Scholar | MA (Hum. Geo.) | MLS (Comm. Law) | BPropEc.
Dr Kate C. McCauley is an experienced Senior Property Development Executive with a strong track record specialising in the design and delivery of high-end mixed-use built product. She has extensive leadership experience in all phases – acquisition, design and delivery – of large‐scale, complex, major and master planned projects such as Central Barangaroo (>$2b) Parramatta Square (>$1bn), Darwin City Waterfront (>$1bn) and Rhodes Waterside (>$1bn). And offers a track record of success in commercial negotiations, stakeholder engagement and thought leadership including the successful engagement of diverse audiences – executive decision-makers, project teams and communities. She was an elite gymnast as a child, is an accredited yoga instructor and barre enthusiast.
LEADER with a collective/collaborative leadership style, emphasising cross-disciplinary fertilisation and generative thinking for the realisation of shared organisational and project objectives.
STRATEGIST with proven experience in negotiating and administrating complex large-scale development arrangements exceeding a value of $2bn in the public and private sectors of the Australian region.
COLLABORATOR proven ability in communicating across disciplines such as design, planning, finance, legal, sales and marketing. Highly-developed interpersonal skills with a focus on effective and timely collaboration and consultation.
SPECIALIST experienced in project, stakeholder, risk and financial management up to and exceeding $2bn. Strong background in financial modelling, feasibility analysis, bids and tendering, due diligence, negotiation, planning and authority approvals, project sales, branding and marketing, architectural design, value engineering, delivery and divestment across a suite of major projects.
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT (PhD) in experiential aspects of problem solving, design and negotiation. Intricate understanding of the development cycle from preliminary feasibility analysis, site acquisitions through sales and marketing to delivery, practical completion and divestment.