Highly-experienced commercial real estate and finance professional, Christine O’Hara, has joined Sentinel Portfolio Management as its National Portfolio Manager.
Ms O’Hara will oversee the property management of a portfolio of more than 50 retail, industrial, office, land, tourism infrastructure and agribusiness assets with a total value in excess of $1.2 billion.
Sentinel’s Director of Property Paul McDonnell said Ms O’Hara had more than 25 years’ experience in commercial real estate and finance, liaising with major clients Australia-wide.
“Christine has enjoyed an outstanding career and brings a wealth of skills to Sentinel with tremendous experience in asset management, lease negotiation, relationship management and financial management,” Mr McDonnell said.
Ms O’Hara comes to Sentinel after holding senior roles with Charter Hall as Asset Manager and prior to that Investa Property Group, where she took on key positions in Sydney and Brisbane, including being General Manager of their Brisbane CBD portfolio.
“I am thrilled to be taking on this new role with Sentinel Portfolio Management and look forward to working with an outstanding team that has helped achieve fantastic results for investors over the past decade,” she said.
Ms O’Hara holds a Bachelor of Economics (Econometrics) from the University of Queensland, a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) from the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and she has completed the Professional Year Program with the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Australia).