Our People

Our People

Leadership Team

Our leadership team’s vision and dedication to creating beautiful, innovative environments, combined with its deep local and global experience is key to creating spaces that inspire life.

Jin Lin

Jin Lin

Group Managing Director

Jin established Aqualand Australia in 2014 and has grown the company’s real estate portfolio to 18 sites worth a collective c$5billion. He is positioning the company as a developer of both Prime Foreshore Residences, boasting views across the iconic Sydney Harbour, and a Strategic Urban Regenerator, in areas benefitting from close proximity to key transport nodes, retail hubs and education facilities.
John Carfi

John Carfi

Chief Executive Officer

With more than 30 years experience, property veteran John Carfi was appointed as Aqualand’s Chief Executive Officer, effective from 1 July 2018. Carfi has full responsibility for the company’s development pipeline, P&L, landbank, procurement, joint venture opportunities, risk mitigation and short-to-midterm business strategy.
Peter McFarland

Peter McFarland

Chief Financial Officer

Group Chief Financial Officer, Peter joined Aqualand with close to three decades experience across real estate investment and finance in Australia, Japan, EMEA and the USA, for both private and public companies. He is responsible for current and future capital requirements across all developments, establishing formal financial relationships with senior debt providers, joint venture partners and other financiers.
Tony Pizzolato

Tony Pizzolato

Executive General Manager - Urban Development

Thirty-five-year-experienced property veteran, Tony Pizzolato, heads Aqualand’s Urban Development team. He currently oversees a number of projects under development and several others in the pipeline. His career spans a number of blue-chip real estate firms including Lendlease, Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority and Australand (now Frasers) where Tony was NSW General Manager. Tony is currently a UDIA NSW Councillor and Treasurer.
Thea Pillay

Thea Pillay

Head of Operations

Thea brings 15 years of business support management experience to Aqualand. As the Head of Operations, she manages the company’s corporate services functions overseeing human resources, corporate administration and IT. Thea is Aqualand’s management representative for the Quality ISO 9001:2015, Safety ASNZS 4801: 2001 and Environment ISO 14001:2015.
Alex Adams

Alex Adams

Head of Sales and Marketing

With more than 18 years experience in residential development, from land acquisition through to project launch and resales, Alex heads Aqualand’s Sales and Marketing team. He is responsible for brand marketing, corporate relations, project marketing across four live sites as well as programmes for proposed developments. Within the last 12 months Alex’s team has generated more than $300m worth of property sales alone.
Adrian King

Adrian King

Head of Design

As Head of Design, 30-year experienced Adrian is responsible for managing more than 50 architecture, engineering and design specialist firms appointed to Aqualand’s current and pipeline projects. His focus is to ensure Aqualand delivers the best possible residential products throughout its portfolio.
See Wing Lo

See Wing Lo

Head of Cost

Thirty-year-experienced quantity surveyor, See Wing is Head of Cost at Aqualand, responsible for project cost and contract management across the full lifecycle of live and pipeline developments. His focus on bottom-line reporting ensures the company secures the most competitive contractors/subcontractors, employs robust procurement procedures and rectifies any processes that can achieve better productivity and efficiencies. In short, he assists the development teams deliver financially fit schemes.
Leonard Blundell

Leonard Blundell

General Counsel

Twenty-year-experienced General Counsel, Leonard Blundell, heads Aqualand’s in-house legal team. Leonard has deep and broad technical knowledge and experience in commercial law and all facets of property development.

AT THE HEART OF OUR SUCCESS ARE OUR PEOPLE

Aqualand considers our people to be the most important
assets of the company. We are devoted to establishing
a fair and safe workplace where people are encouraged
to surpass expectations and to contribute to the overall
success of the business.

Working with Aqualand is a rewarding experience for both people who have established career paths and for those who are just starting out.

Interested in a career with us?

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