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Bruce has an enviable reputation within the Australian market and is known for cutting through the technical to provide commercially adjusted advice. He is a Chartered Building Surveyor (MRICS) with over 30 years’ industry experience gained in the UK, New Zealand and Australia and has been actively involved with Technical, Environmental & Property Risk instructions since commencing work in Australia (2001). Before that, Bruce’s experience covered construction methodology, design, repair, maintenance and management (1989-2001).
Bruce jointly built and co-owned SGA Property Consultancy (2003-2014) which grew to a multi-disciplinary staff of 70 across 7 international offices and was then acquired by KPMG Australia. Following the acquisition, Bruce was a Partner with KPMG for 7 years (2014-2021).
Bruce has been involved with almost 4,000 commercial property condition assessments including some of the financially largest and complex commercial property acquisitions in Australian history across all commercial asset classes, as well as the largest and most complicated ‘Make Goods’ in Australia.
Bruce has an ONC in Building Studies, a B.Sc. (Hons) Building Surveying, a Professional Certificate in Applied Property Development and is completing a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance.
Bruce acts as an assessor for the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors final Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) and a regular presenter to the Property Council of Australia’s Operations & Facilities Management course on the topic of commercial building inspections.
Qualifications and Memberships
- ONC in Building Studies
- B.Sc. (Hons) Building Surveying
- Professional Certificate in Applied Property Development
- Chartered Building Surveyor (MRICS)
- Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance (ongoing)
Expertise and Specialisation
- Technical Due Diligence
- Schedules of Make Good
- Condition Reports
- Defect Reports
- Risk Reports
- CAPEX Forecasts
- Asbestos Registers
- Tax Depreciation
- Reinstatement Cost Assessment
- Environmental Assessments
- Asset Registers
Asset & Building Advisory, Property Consultancy & Advisory
C/- Level 10, 50 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000
CDC is the only property consultancy in Australia specialising primarily in Technical Due Diligence.
CDC is founded upon the specialist skillset of the Chartered Building Surveyor (MRICS) and was established to deliver Technical Due Diligence and Property Consultancy services across Australia.
Nimble, independent and impartial, we pride ourselves in our ability to provide our clients with timely, practical and commercial advice.
We benefit from a skill base with over 50 years’ combined Technical Due Diligence experience that is drawn from international best practice and follows the high standards of our Royal Charter organisation. We have acted upon some of the financially largest and most complex transactions in Australian history, which defines us as one of the most experienced Technical Due Diligence consultants nationally.