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The Ark Difference

Peri Macdonald

CEO

As an industry leader with almost three decades of success in implementing business growth and change initiatives across the Australian real estate sector, Peri’s capabilities and insight are second to

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Adrian Lee- Conway

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - ORIGINATION & INVESTMENTS

Following acquisition of the Murray Direct Mortgage Fund, Adrian founded ARK Capital in 2016 with a vision to establish a boutique property and finance firm delivering exceptional client outcomes. A

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Jonathan McGrath

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - CREDIT & ASSET MANAGEMENT

Jonathan has held executive positions in the residential, commercial, and construction finance industry for over thirty-five years, and with that level of time and experience comes exceptional insight and expertise.

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Chris Dunwill

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Chris is responsible for finance across ARK Capital’s funds and activities and is a commercial strategy specialist driving growth and success for the firm, its investors, and its borrowers. With

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Connor Schafferius

HEAD OF CREDIT

With an analytical and innovative approach to structuring finance and managing risk, Connor leads our Credit Team with capable and tenacious drive. Overseeing investment and fund due diligence with meticulous

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Tony Corrigan

INDEPENDENT ADVISOR

Highly regarded in the corporate lending space, Tony’s career in banking, finance, and wealth markets (within Australia and abroad) spans three decades working at ANZ, Westpac, and NAB prior to

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Paul Healey

INDEPENDENT ADVISOR

As an Independent Adviser with over fifteen years board level experience, Paul works closely with the ARK Capital Executive Team providing trusted counsel on finance, culture, risk, business growth, and

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Monica Belmar

INVESTOR RELATIONS MANAGER

Monica is responsible for investor relations including business administration and providing lead communication for all investors and stakeholders. From fundraising management and compliance to onboarding new clients, Monica drives innovation

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