Richard Polkinghorne is Consultant Advisor for AFG Property.
He brings to AFG a unique blend of commercial, financial and technical knowledge gained in over thirty years working in property transactions and property development.
He has successfully delivered a wide range of projects in Australia, UK, Asia and the Middle East including hotels, residential, schools, transport facilities, stadiums, commercial and industrial projects. Richard has been Design/Development Manager of the Sydney Superdome, Manager for Property and Social Infrastructure at Abigroup, General Manager for Development at Dubai Festival City, Country Manager/Project Director of Medini Iskandar in Malaysia and development manager for Sydney Metro’s Over-Station Developments in Central Sydney.
Richard has a degree in Architecture and whilst he has worked in all phases of the development process from acquisition, design, construction and commissioning, he has specialised in project initiation and the pre-contract phase; taking opportunities and turning them into viable projects, adding value through financial, technical and statutory feasibility studies to come up with optimised solutions.