Henry Arundel: Chief Executive Officer
Prior to his role as Executive Manager of Facilities Management for Ventia Pty Limited, Henry was the Asia Pacific CEO for UGL Services/DTZ, an organisation he led for 4 years prior to its acquisition by Cushman & Wakefield.
Henry joined DTZ as Chief Executive Australia and New Zealand in October 2011. Henry was appointed Chief Executive Asia Pacific in July 2012 and was responsible for the overall management of all aspects of DTZ’s combined property business across this region. At DTZ, Henry managed the business across 11 countries, 5,500 employees and has an excellent foundation in prop-tech having successfully led a zero fault $35M ERP upgrade, developed a class leading BI Analytics platform, sensor based workplace efficiency tools and a VR platform.
Prior to joining DTZ, Henry served as the Regional Executive and General Manager for Johnson Controls (JCI) where he oversaw their Australia and New Zealand operations, as well as leading their transaction advisory business in Asia Pacific.
His professional experience spans the corporate real estate world as well as the engineering and design consultancy world. He has particular strength in company formation and growth, recruitment, management and business development. Henry previously held senior positions with CB Richard Ellis as their head of Project Management for Asia Pacific, Trammell Crow Company as the overall head of Asia Pacific and CMI as a Director based in Hong Kong.
Rob Cumming: Chief Product Officer
Robert has more than 20 years’ experience in technology design and productisation, strategic business consulting and developing next generation business models for the building industry. He was a founding member of Sausage Software the first Internet company to list on the Australian Stock Exchange. At Sausage, Rob led Research and Development around the HotDog web authorising tool and development of the first commercial product to process online credit card transactions.
Following the company’s acquisition in 2001, Rob formed specialist technology development business Myretsu in conjunction with Sausage Founder Steve Outtrim, and created Urbanise. Rob has since led a team that has designed and developed advanced technology solutions for a range of industry sectors. Rob set up Urbanise in the Middle East, and work in partnership with Cisco Systems Inc. on Smart City initiatives in the GCC region.
As Chief Product Officer, Robert is responsible for driving the strategic development and roadmap of the Urbanise Platform and associated products.
Vivienne Selzer: Chief Financial Officer
Vivienne Selzer is the Chief Operating and Financial Officer and is responsible for driving operational outcomes and revenue globally. He was previously the Asia Pacific Regional CFO at Cushman & Wakefield and was responsible for the overall management of all financial, commercial and operational aspects of UGL Services / DTZ / Cushman & Wakefield’s combined property business across this region. At UGL Services / DTZ / Cushman & Wakefield, Vivienne managed the finance and commercial functions across 15 countries and was instrumental in the post-acquisition integration of DTZ into UGL Services and the financial merger of Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ in the region. Vivienne also lead multiple ERP upgrades, client migrations, back office automation, profit improvement and other diverse projects. Before that, Vivienne was at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Vivienne is an entrepreneurial, hands-on, innovative and results driven, commercially astute finance executive with more than 15 years’ experience in senior finance rolls in large and complex matrix businesses. He has a proven ability to deliver positive strategies and outcomes in business growth, profitability and operational performance. He is strategic, resourceful and a commercially astute leader with broad based experience in finance, accounting, management, governance, risk, safety, systems, M&A, planning, business integration, shared services, procurement, facilities management, leasing, contracting, process change and process improvement and is an experienced CFO and commercial manager.
Vivienne has a Honours Degree and a Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting from the University of Cape Town and is a Chartered Accountant in Australia and South Africa.
Rob CummingExecutive Director
Russel BateNon-Executive Director
Almero StraussNon-Executive Director
Ian BreedonFormer Deloitte
Gary BugdenFormer Mystrata
Arvind SatyamManaging Director, Business Development
Industry Solutions, Cisco System