Diversity and drive propel Folkestone forward as the real estate funds manager and developer plots its strategic course through the Australian market.

Greg Paramor, Managing Director of Folkestone, has been strategically building businesses throughout his 35-year career. He was appointed to the role of non-executive director of Folkestone in May 2010, and became managing director in April 2011 following the acquisition of Equity Real Estate Partners, which he previously co-founded.

Prior to this, Greg was the co-founder of Growth Equities Mutual, Paladin Australia, and the James Fielding Group, and was the CEO of Mirvac Group between 2004 and 2008. He previously served as the president of the Property Council of Australia and the president of Investment Funds Association, as well as being a fellow of the Australian Property Institute and The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Greg is currently a board member of the Sydney Swans, The Garvan Institute, the National Breast Cancer Foundation, and is the chairman of LJ Hooker.