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. His contribution to the industry spans over 30 years. Today, Peter is the CEO and Co-Founder of Realtair, an active auctioneer, and the President of the Real Estate Institute of NSW.
Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Blake began his career at a young age, graduating from RMIT at the age of 16. As the COO, Blake focuses on the continuous improvement of the business strategy to achieve strong alignment, organisational performance, and ultimate success of all teams at Realtair.
Co-Founder & Account Director
Shane Slater has spent the last 22 years selling homes and was previously the 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 as an Account Director helping clients get the most out of Realtair.
Chief Customer 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 CCO, Fiona is the driving force when it comes to developing customer-first onboarding, customer success and engagement strategies.
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.
Chief Technology Officer
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 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 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.
People & Culture Manager
With over 15 years of human resources experience, Hayley leads our People & Culture team in Australia. Having worked internationally, leading teams in London, South Africa and New Zealand across accounting, L&D and insurance, she brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to Realtair by driving our culture, engagement and people strategies globally.
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 LJ Hooker 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