Paul Weightman

Mr Paul Weightman - Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer

B.Com, B.Law, 59

Director since: 6 August 1998

Board Committee membership: Member of the Investment Committee

Independent: No

Skills and Experience

Mr Weightman was a founding Director of Cromwell, acted as its Executive Chair from 1998 to 2008 and has acted in his current role since 2008, driving Cromwell’s strategic development from a small retail syndicator to an ASX200 international real estate investor and funds manager. He practised as a solicitor for more than 20 years, acted as Managing Partner of a national law firm and continues to hold a practising certificate as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland.  Mr Weightman is also a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and is an approved person registered with the Financial Conduct Authority (UK).

Mr Weightman sits on the Boards of Cromwell Investment Services Limited and Cromwell EREIT Management Pte. Ltd., the latter of which is a licensed REIT manager with the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the manager of Cromwell European REIT.

He has extensive Australian and international experience in real estate investment and management and has legal, commercial and corporate experience in areas including mergers and acquisitions, revenue matters, property development, corporate and financial structuring, public listings, joint ventures and funds management.