We’re a passionate team of engineers and real estate professionals with over 80 years of collective experience in the real estate industry. Realtair was born from our passion to make doing real estate smarter through technology. Since 2016, we’ve been developing the only true end-to-end property sales platform that lets Australian agents access data, appraise, list and sell properties more efficiently and cost-effectively, from any device.
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
Peter Matthews began his career at the age of 19, listing and selling properties in Sydney. For more than 30 years, Peter has contributed to the industry in a range of roles. Today, Peter is the CEO and Co-Founder of Realtair, an active auctioneer and the President of the Real Estate Institute of NSW.
Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder
Blake began his career at a young age, graduating from RMIT at the age of 16. Specialising in product development, computer science, engineering, system design, architecture, and programming, Blake oversees the product strategy of Realtair, as well as building a fantastic global technical team.
Co-Founder & Account Director
Shane Slater has spent the last 22 years selling homes and was previously a director and owner of a leading national franchise office before its merger with The Agency. As a Co-Founder of Realtair, Shane does on-the-ground work servicing Realtair clients as an Account Director for the many national agencies.
Chief Operating Officer
With over 16 years of experience in financial services, information technology and property, Fiona has played a critical role in developing operations and strategies for a range of businesses. In her role as General Manager for PEXA, Fiona has driven real change when it comes to innovation, products and services.
Chief Financial Officer
Deeply passionate about people leadership and building businesses, Paul brings over 20 years of experience aligning strategy, culture and values. across advisory, banking, private equity funded companies and privately-owned SMEs. He has a strong track record of embedding best practice financial disciplines and controls, developing trusted senior relationships, driving strategic projects, and building high-performance people and teams.
Head of Digital Education
Throughout his over thirty-year award-winning career, Lee Woodward is known as an innovative disruptor, coaching thousands of real estate professionals to excel through the blending of technology and technique. He currently hosts The Complete Salesperson Course, which he authored, podcasts on industry trends, and designs training for users of the Realtair platform.
Head of Product
With 14+ years of experience in leading product teams, Aimee heads up the strategy and management of the Realtair portfolio, developing the product vision, and driving innovation. Formerly the Head of Product at REA Group, Aimee is focused on developing product experiences that support real estate agents in their challenging careers.
Head of Engineering
Dean has over 10 years of experience in leading engineering teams having worked in several leadership roles at ANZ, Mantel Group and most recently at PEXA Group as Head of Engineering. With a passion for building and enabling high-performing teams, Dean is focused on working across the business to ensure Realtair’s products remain customer-first.
Head of Customer Success
Heading up Realtair’s customer success function, Heidi is a strong driver of operations and planning when it comes to our customers of Realtair. Her background in business, marketing and real estate operations ensures dynamic and forward-thinking management of Realtair’s clients’ training and support requirements.
Head of Channel Partnerships
Heading up the Channels space for Realtair, Grant is backed by a background in residential sales, working alongside some of the best agents in Australia, and now brings a plethora of experience to the company. Previously working within the REA Group in a number of leadership roles, he has a strong understanding of Realtair and REA Group’s exciting relationship.
Head of Strategic Sales
Ben Mitchell is Realtair’s Head of Sales. Ben’s sales and auctioneering background, as well as his previous roles as National Head of Network for LJHooker and Head of Strategic Growth mean on-the-ground results for Realtair. Today, he leads Realtair’s key relationships with some of Australia’s household real estate names and their account management.
With a degree in education and 7 years of experience as a residential sales agent, Jake Mackenzie heads up the sales team, primarily focused on is building and developing Realtair’s team of highly effective Account Directors to ensure continued revenue growth. Jake continues to call auctions as an active auctioneer, keeping his finger on the pulse of the property industry.
Head of Marketing