Meet the Team

Founded in 2016, C2 Capital has grown to have offices in Melbourne, Sydney, and Singapore operations. The C2 ecosystem has a team of over 20 investment, property development, business operation and support staff.s.

The C2 Capital group benefits from a highly motivated and committed professional team with diverse skills and experience who when they all come together create the magic in what we do.

We have also built a substantial network of national and global connections that introduce and deliver quality to market property and enterprise opportunities that fit our investment models and processes to deliver our respective investment benchmark returns to our clients.

Our Team

Management

Peter Terrill

Global Managing Partner C2 Capital

Peter Terrill

The C2 Capital group benefits from a highly motivated and committed professional team with diverse skills and experience who when they all come together create the magic in what we do.
We have also built a substantial network of national and global connections that introduce and deliver quality to market property and enterprise opportunities that fit our investment models and processes to deliver our respective investment benchmark returns to our clients.

Sunil Kemar

Global Partner C2 Property Multi BD

Sunil Kumar

Sunil is an engineer by profession and is a visionary in the Urban Village space. He has extensive medical operations and property development experience and has been an Angel Investor in a number of start-ups. Sunil brings considerable expertise in modern construction methods for cost-effective building and construction. Sunil has a Post Graduate in Business Management and a Diploma in medical practice management. He is a successful medical centre/dental practice operator and owner of Tarneit Junction.

‘’I love being able to create developments that make a positive difference in our community.’’

Mark Prestige

Global Partner C2 Capital Investor Channels

Mark Prestige

Mark has spent some 22 years working within some of Australia’s leading Financial Services Institutions, including Westpac, ING Australia, Royal & Sun Alliance to some of Australia’s foremost bespoke boutique operations. This vast experience and knowledge in building distribution across Australia has enabled the reach of the C2 business to expand nationally and now internationally.

‘’The greatest part about what we’re doing is we’re ultimately making a real difference for people all over Australia. We’re creating some extraordinary outcomes in so many ways that I simply love coming to work!’’

Simon Lindsay

Director C2 Investment Management

Simon Lindsay

Simon has over 25 years experience in the financial service industry and has been an authorised representative of AFSL’s for over 20 years.

‘’I am passionate about delivering returns for investors, providing alternative investment opportunities that traditionally could not be accessed by investors themselves. As an Australian Financial Services licensee Simon’s priority is to look after unit holders.’’

Investment Management

John Ballhausen

Director C2 Investment Management

John Ballhausen

John is a financial services professional with over 35 years' experience. He has managed institutional investment portfolios, property syndicates and currently provides responsible entity and trustee services to fund managers.

"I am focused on providing investors with access to property investment opportunities with attractive risk adjusted returns."

C2 International

Akiva Kremnizer

Director C2 Capital SEA

Akiva Kremnizer

C2 Capital is an Australian and Asian focused boutique alternative asset investment firm that focuses on value creation opportunities. We work with wholesale, professional and institutional investors wanting access to our unique deal
perty and venture investments. C2 Capital is an Australian and Asian focused boutique alternative asset investment firm that focuses on value creation opportunities. We work with wholesale, professional and institutional investors wanting access to our unique deal perty and venture investments. C2 Capital is an Australian and Asian focused boutique alternative asset investment firm that focuses on value creation opportunities. We work with wholesale, professional and institutional investors wanting access to our unique deal perty and venture investments.

Qairun Rangena

Operations C2 Capital SEA

Qairun Rangena

For the last 11 years, her role includes being the CEO/Director assistant to a Human Resource Executive and Company’s Office Manager who manages and ensures the smooth running of daily company operations.

“There is never a typical day for me, things change quickly and so I have to think on my feet and be proactive about getting things done. And working with many great people makes it much easier and enjoyable."

Michael Knight

Director International Property & Investments

Michael Knight

Michael is a property and finance professional who has arranged and managed property developments and investments on a global scale.

Michael holds a bachelor of business property and a Honors Law Degree and is completing a Masters of Construction Law at Melbourne University. His beliefs, experience and knowledge in structuring the acquisition and management of property investments protect investors and their capital while maximising returns.

“C2 Capital personifies and puts into practice the investment beliefs that produce returns clealry outperforming the markets in a relatively low risk environment. C2 has a breadth of investment options across various sectors providing investment opportunities for the mainstream and diverse investor”.

Investment Management

John Ballhausen

Director C2 Investment Management

John Ballhausen

John is a financial services professional with over 35 years' experience. He has managed institutional investment portfolios, property syndicates and currently provides responsible entity and trustee services to fund managers.

"I am focused on providing investors with access to property investment opportunities with attractive risk adjusted returns."

C2 International

Akiva Kremnizer

Director C2 Capital SEA

Akiva Kremnizer

C2 Capital is an Australian and Asian focused boutique alternative asset investment firm that focuses on value creation opportunities. We work with wholesale, professional and institutional investors wanting access to our unique deal
perty and venture investments. C2 Capital is an Australian and Asian focused boutique alternative asset investment firm that focuses on value creation opportunities. We work with wholesale, professional and institutional investors wanting access to our unique deal perty and venture investments. C2 Capital is an Australian and Asian focused boutique alternative asset investment firm that focuses on value creation opportunities. We work with wholesale, professional and institutional investors wanting access to our unique deal perty and venture investments.

Qairun Rangena

Operations C2 Capital SEA

Qairun Rangena

For the last 11 years, her role includes being the CEO/Director assistant to a Human Resource Executive and Company’s Office Manager who manages and ensures the smooth running of daily company operations.

“There is never a typical day for me, things change quickly and so I have to think on my feet and be proactive about getting things done. And working with many great people makes it much easier and enjoyable."

Michael Knight

Director International Property & Investments

Michael Knight

Michael is a property and finance professional who has arranged and managed property developments and investments on a global scale.

Michael holds a bachelor of business property and a Honors Law Degree and is completing a Masters of Construction Law at Melbourne University. His beliefs, experience and knowledge in structuring the acquisition and management of property investments protect investors and their capital while maximising returns.

“C2 Capital personifies and puts into practice the investment beliefs that produce returns clealry outperforming the markets in a relatively low risk environment. C2 has a breadth of investment options across various sectors providing investment opportunities for the mainstream and diverse investor”. ’

Operations Team

Ralph Bohmer

Company Accountant

Ralph Bohmer

Ralph has eight years of extensive experience working as an entrepreneurial accountant, having worked in both the UK and Australia.

‘’Happy to provide solid financial support to various structures at C2 and be a reliable team member.’’

Mahesh Rajamanickam

System Specialist

Mahesh Rajamanickam

With two years experience on the MNC marketing team as well as 3 years as a technical project lead. Although Mahesh is part of the marketing team here at C2, his experience in the IT industry makes him multi-talented and the go to man for any IT related issue.

“I come to work to just learn how to manage a team and how the business works. Each day is a takeaway for me.”

Sinead Symmons

Marketing Team Coordinator

Sinead Symmons

Sinead’s experience working as a marketer at Glaxosmithkline, managing healthcare campaigns for the vaccine portfolio, has facilitated the development of skills she now employs as the marketing team coordinator.

“I love being part of a close-knit team where everyone is excited about what we do. Having the opportunity to market one-of-a-kind products and services and watch our company grow exponentially makes each day rewarding.’’

Yvonne Monik

Accounts Manager

Yvonne Monik

Yvonne has over 35 years of extensive experience as an Accountant and Bookkeeper across many industries and sectors. She is now a valuable part of our C2 team and has used her expertise and knowledge to assist in our growing business.

"I am pleased to be part of the C2 family. It is exciting to work with such a motivated team."

Lauralee Davidson

Operations and Administration

Lauralee Davidson

Lauralee has managerial experience across a range of industries including corporate business, hospitality and tourism. She has vast experience engaging with stakeholders at every level, from the C-suite team to investors, making C2 Capital the ultimate workplace to showcase her diverse skills and experience.

"Working in a dynamic environment with a world-class team motivates me each day. Seeing our business thrive and playing a role in our growth is fulfilling. "

Samantha Vale

Operations and Administration

Samantha Vale

Samantha has managerial experience across a range of industries, primarily in hospitality and tourism. Owning and operating her own business in consulting, management and training have enabled Samantha to optimise her efficiency and develop her people skills, being both a natural leader and a valuable team member.

"Being a people person, I excel in team environments. Being presented with the opportunity to work in collaboration with so many talented people on a daily basis makes me eager to come to work every single day! "

Lexie Hume

Operations and Administration

Lexie Hume

Lexie has obtained a Bachelor of Communication (public relations) degree and spent the last five years working on PR campaigns in the commercial property industry in London, Amsterdam and Auckland. She has most recently worked at Colliers International where she managed the PR for the company’s 20 different business lines and 500 employees across the country. She has extensive skills building positive relationships with a range of external corporate stakeholders including the media, government, investors and prospective clients.

“I’m thrilled to be living back home in Melbourne and working with such a driven team at C2 Capital. I look forward to taking the skills I have in PR to help drive C2 Capital's investor relations and communications."

Investor Channels

Sam Madden

Managing Associate Director

Sam Madden

As one of the investor channel AD’s Sam brings a breadth of knowledge and experience from all facets of the stock brokering industry, from ANZ to Merrill Lynch to more boutique firms.

“Being part of something, helping my clients grow and prospering alongside them makes my job rewarding.”

Paul Jansz

Network Development Manager

Paul Jansz

Paul has extensive experience in accounting sector building, growing and leading an accounting network across five countries with team of 50 before joining C2 Capital.

‘’I am looking forward to providing the accounting industry a premium wealth-creation opportunity in the commercial property and venture capital space!’’’

Jonathan Robinson

Associate Director

Jonathan Robinson

Jonathan has extensive experience in finance, having worked as a director of a number of private equity firms in Australia and Asia. With an extensive network of contacts in both Australia and Hong Kong, Jonathan brings an ability to capital raise in a number of markets, making C2 an ideal match for his skillset.

Tom Ryan

Associate Director

Tom Ryan

Tom has a decade of experience in financial services, having worked across a range of roles in commercial banking, investment finance, property development, technology & wealth in both corporate ASX listed firms and private start-up enterprise.

“Knowing we are building meaningful infrastructure projects while working to generate attractive returns for clients is what I love about this company.”

Houman Ashrafi

Associate Director

Houman Ashrafi

Houman previously worked in the banking industry for internationally recognized banks for over 5 years. During his time in banking Houman predominantly dealt in fixed income products. The experience and expertise he developed by dealing in these products are proving to be invaluable to both C2 and his clients.

"I love connecting with people and helping them reach their end goal, which is something I will continue to do at C2."

Mark Chang

Associate Director

Mark Chang

Mark has over 20 years’ experience in Finance, Real Estate investment, Banking and Funds Management. He began his career in Singapore with James Capel Securities and HSBC before moving to Australia to work for ANZ Banking Group, Commonwealth Banking Group and Hillross Financial Services Ltd. Mark was the chief investment officer of a boutique funds management company and a venture capital company.

“What I like is unearthing quality investments and putting these in front of investors who understand safety of principal and an adequate return.”

Byron Sidwell

Associate Director

Byron Sidwell

Byron has over four years experience across Financial Services, Fixed Income and Alternative Assets, working in both major banks and boutique investment firms.

“The greatest part of my role is providing investors access to high-quality investments for exceptional projects that will have real impact and benefit for communities within Victoria and nationally.”’

Summer Li

Associate Director

Summer Li

Summer has eight years experience across risk, business and institutional banking in one of Australian major banks. She has her PhD from Monash University.

"I am inspired by the vision of C2 Capital. The ecosystem we are building not only delivers attractive returns to investors but more importantly benefits our community in so many ways!''

Jeremy Fox

Associate Director

Jeremy Fox

Jeremy began his career as a consultant in the resources, logistics and accommodation sectors. Following this, he moved to financial services and corporate advisory, having over six years' experience leading teams across a full-suite of projects including M&A, business / financial instrument valuations, opportunistic investments and capital raising. Additionally, Jeremy has consulted organisations on performance and organisational psychology.

''Once I was introduced to C2's vision, I had no choice but to jump on board - we have the rare opportunity to increase the wealth of our investors while also making a positive impact on the world''

Fraser Neale

Associate Director

Fraser Neale

Fraser has 5 years experience working for global Oil and Gas companies as well as over 4 years experience across Fixed Income and Financial Services.

''I look to connect people and allow investors to reach their financial goals thorough building more affordable and healthier communities.''

Property

Gayan Peiris

Development Director

Gayan Peiris

Gayan is a highly experienced development and project manager professional with 15 years experience in the property and construction sector, having run his own business, worked as the client, contractor and consultant; he understands the complexities and delivery requirements of each stakeholder at all levels of the organisation.

‘’The breadth and depth of experience of employees and of the type of asset classes we are exploring to develop makes me enthusiastic about my job.’’

Kurt Braune

Portfolio Director Hotels + Resorts

Kurt Braune

With over 30 years of hands-on experience in all aspects of real estate transacting, procurement and development. Kurt has raised and assisted in numerous capital raising issues including $20M for Staywell group, $22M for the acquisition of a Sydney CBD office building and various smaller hospitality related deals.

Ventures Team

Maria Magadia

Operations

Maria Magadia

Maria’s work history consists of five years working in both the retail and market research industry.

“I am determined to build our start-up network to create an environment where like-minded people can be part of a community.”

Jordan Terrill

Analyst

Jordan Terrill

Jordan has previously managed a team in the hospitality industry and in his final year of commerce at Melbourne University, majoring in finance and accounting.

“I look forward to expanding my understanding of the business world. With a new decade fast approaching, technology and our culture are changing rapidly and I hope to experience these changes and capitalize on them alongside C2.”

ASEA Team

Nick Bourke

Firm Director

Nick Bourke

Nick is a seasoned real estate veteran having run his own development company for 15 years as well as working for international fund manager, Billfinger.

‘’I am in the process of building a commercial office portfolio identifying assets with potential for value-add.’’

Pamela Yap

Associate Agency Director

Pamela Yap

As a seasoned investor, Pamela is passionate about achieving high ROI to unlock investor capital value in ASEA projects. Pamela comes with extensive corporate experience that expands eight countries in four continents. She has helped revitalise property development projects while realising investor's dream of owning a high-yielding, multi-million dollar property portfolio. Pamela also speaks five Asian languages and dialects while embraces multi-cultural diversity within our investor community.

Ideasworx

Albert Samuels

Creative Director

Albert Samuels

Albert is a qualified creative with over 12 years’ experience across multiple platforms. Albert has previously established an independent creative agency located in London, specialising in digital design (brand design & management, website development (CMS), online marketing, social media, and SEO). This experience has led Albert to be a passionate and driven Creative Director of our Ideasworx team.

‘’I bring passion and experience to every new challenge and enjoy executing innovative ideas, bringing diversity to the business and aligning the company’s vision unparalleled branding.’’

John Balazs

Video Producer

John Balazs

With extensive experience of 10+ years as a film and video producer, John is C2’s in-house expert on anything relating to the production of quality visual products that solidify C2 as a world-class brand.

“I enjoy creating engaging content to support the company’s vision.”

Hayley Goodgame

Junior Graphic Designer

Hayley Goodgame

As a recent Bachelor of Design graduate from Swinburne University, Hayley has developed a broad range of print, digital and design skills. Hayley has experience working as a freelance Junior Graphic Designer for a sporting company, where she created marketing collateral to promote the launch of a new product.

“Being able to push my design skills to the limit and learn from the other talented people in my team is a unique and fun opportunity for me.’’

Anu Kumar

Creative Media

Anu Kumar

Anu completed a Bachelor of Commercial Photography from RMIT. She went on to work for publications such as The Age and The Australian Financial review. Anu now employees her skills and talent capturing content for the C2 Brand.

“It is a real privilege being part of building something new and innovative. I look forward to shaping the visuals of the company alongside such a talented and driven team.”

Geoffroy Crabieres

Web Designer / UX Designer

Geoffroy Crabieres

Having graduated from Lyon’s University in Digital Communication and having had experience as Digital Project Manager, Geoffroy has come from France to employ his skills in graphic design, web development and SEO at C2 Capital as a Junior Graphic Designer.

“I love new challenges and sharing experiences with the Ideasworx team. This is a great opportunity for me to put my skills to the next level.”

Vita Curae

Michael Cochrane

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Michael Cochrane

With over 15 years of experience in market leading organisations across the health and financial services fields, Michaels’ most recent roles include business transformation and senior operations management within health insurance. An accredited Lean Six Sigma professional, and a practitioner of Lean, Agile & Systems Thinking methodologies. Michael’s track record of creating unparalleled value for customers through a human-centred, technology driven approach, positions Vita perfectly to create a reimagined healthcare industry.

‘’This opportunity is unparalleled in Australia’s business landscape. Consumers of health and care deserve an industry where great customer service is the norm not the exception. Now is the perfect time to disrupt this $90b industry and Vita will be at the forefront of this revolution.’’

Jackson Terrill

Associate Co-Founder & Chief Information Officer

Jackson Terrill

With 10 years in health insurance in multiple different facets, Jackson's recent ventures resulted in becoming accredited with a black belt in Lean Six Sigma. As such Jackson brings a natural aptitude and acute understanding of service design and customer experience, which will be an invaluable asset in ensuring Vita Curae will become one of the most succinct companies in Australia.

“Using the technology of tomorrow we will transform the Health and Care industry and deliver something that’s indistinguishable from magic.”

Linus Nolte

Data Analysis

Linus Nolte

Linus has completed a Bachelor’s degree in International Business administration. He studied in Germany and Japan and has gathered over 5 years of international experience, where he acquired work experience in data analytics and logistics in multinational automotive and electronics corporations. His analytical mindset will help Vita to be at the right place at the right time.

"I’m passionate about bringing ideas, talent and capital together to create the best of kind businesses"

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