Luke Hartman is Managing Director and CEO of Metro Property Development, one of Australia’s largest and fastest growing property development companies with operations in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia and South Australia. Metro is becoming one of the most recognised brands in Australian residential property with operations across master planned community development, home building and residential mixed use projects. In addition, the company has a dedicated townhouse and home building business called Creation Homes which was recognised by BRW as the 7th fastest growing company in 2013. Previously, as the National General Manager Housing and Land for the publicly listed, Devine Limited, Luke was responsible for all land acquisitions, sub-divisions, sales and marketing for the company’s operations throughout Australia.
He was responsible for the delivery of more than 2000 land lots each year, as well as the construction of more than 1200 houses. He is also a former Victorian and Queensland General Manager for Devine Limited and was previously a senior executive with the publicly listed Mirvac where he worked on a range of large projects including the Olympic Village in Sydney. Luke has a bachelor degree in Applied Science (Land Economics) and is also a board member of UDIA Victoria.