Australian student accommodation provider, Atira, has announced the appointment of experienced business, sales and customer service professional Tom Chappel to the position of Business Development Manager.
Working in Adelaide and Brisbane, Tom will be responsible for building relationship with education agents and institutions both domestically and overseas, prospecting for new clients and problem solving for residents.
“I enjoy building genuine relationships with clients,’’ he said.
“I am very excited to be part of the team at Atira Student Living in its quest to become the market leader in delivering purpose built student accommodation for international and domestic clients.”
Tom brings a strong background in stakeholder engagement to Atira, having worked in property, event management and promotions.
His qualifications include a Bachelor of Marketing and Communications from the University of South Australia.
A majority-owned joint venture between Blue Sky Private Real Estate and Goldman Sachs, Atira aims to build a substantial portfolio within five years, delivering 10,000 purpose built student beds in premium inner city locations.