Trilogy Executive Team | Trilogy Funds Australia

Meet the Trilogy executive team

Trilogy leverages it’s group of forward-thinking professionals with the relevant experience to match. Get to know Trilogy’s executive team.

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Justin Smart

Chief Operating Officer

Justin has been the Chief Operating Officer for Trilogy Funds and Director of Relm since 2007. He is also a Certified Practicing Accountant. Prior to joining Trilogy Funds, Justin held various senior management roles within the financial services sector. Justin’s expertise encompasses technology, strategic planning and program delivery, and reviewing existing systems and processes to improve operational efficiencies. This combined with his experience across audit, insurance, home loans and funds management gives him a unique understanding of driving efficiencies within the industry.

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David Hogan

Head of Property Assets

David has substantial property finance industry experience. He was a co-founder of Trilogy Funds Management Limited in 2004, and applies his experience in risk management, capital structuring, lending, acquisitions and property syndications to the management of Trilogy Funds’ property assets. David is also the Chairman of the Trilogy Funds Lending Committee and is a member of the Treasury Committee. David was previously an Executive Director of Challenger Property Capital Limited and played a significant role in the development of its global commercial property portfolio, which had an estimated value in excess of $2.6 billion.

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David Somerville

Financial Controller

David brings 18 years of experience in the financial services industry to the Trilogy Team. In his capacity as Financial Controller for Trilogy, David oversees the day-to-day operations of the Finance team in addition to the Trust’s and Trilogy’s financials. David is a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CA ANZ) and the Governance Institute of Australia.

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Alison Lancaster

Head of Investor Relations & Distribution

Alison has extensive experience in investments, financial services and investment banking. In her role as Head of Investor Relations and Distribution, Alison is responsible for the Investor Relations team who are the first port of call for Investors in any Trilogy product. She also manages the Distribution team at Trilogy and develops the strategy for both direct and indirect investments including compliance, business planning and processes. Alison leads the operational performance of the department including risk management, stakeholder engagement and relationship management.

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Clinton Arentz

Head of Lending & Property Developments

Clinton has over 20 years experience in asset and facilities management, property development, and project delivery. Prior to joining Trilogy Funds, he provided project structuring and development delivery services on commercial, industrial and residential projects in Brisbane and regional Queensland. Many of his previous projects have been recognised by industry groups including Master Builder Queensland and the Northern Territory, the Urban Development Institute, the Property Council of Australia and Business Review Weekly.

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Elizabeth Flynn

Head of Marketing

Elizabeth is a results-oriented marketing and communications professional with a proven record of achievements in planning and leading comprehensive marketing campaigns in the support of business goals and objectives. With more than 12 years experience in financial services marketing, Elizabeth is responsible for developing Trilogy’s marketing strategy and overseeing the execution. Elizabeth calls on her extensive leadership experience to build and guide Trilogy’s high performing marketing team.

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Zoe Voss

Human Resources Manager

Zoe joined Trilogy in 2004 and brings to the team 17 years of experience in financial services, office administration and human resources. Zoe is passionate about helping Trilogy make the most of their resources and talent to deliver expert services to clients, through improving methods and technologies to better meet the ever evolving requirements of Trilogy and it’s workforce and through developing company culture and employee relations.

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Andrew Gillespie

Senior Portfolio Manager

Andrew brings over 20 years of finance and management experience to the Trilogy team, commencing his banking career in 1995 and moving to property finance in 1998. As Senior Portfolio Manager, Andrew oversees the Lending team’s day-to-day management of over 60 loans for Trilogy (loan count as at September 2018).