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Paula Bennett is joining Bayleys as Director of Strategic Advisory in our national commercial team. She provides advice across both the private and public sector, and will work on a full spectrum of commercial property transactions, both in relation to leasing and the acquisition and divestment of commercial property.
Paula has a wealth of experience having been a senior Government minister for 9 years across 14 portfolios, including State Services, Social Housing and Associate Finance, as well as Deputy Prime Minister and Deputy Leader. She has a strong interest in bringing the private and public sector together, in order to ensure that each can benefit from their respective strengths, and that diverse property portfolios and requirements can be aligned, while providing the best service and value. Paula’s unique government experience, unparralled access to decision-makers, and strong relationship and networking abilities, will allow her to pull together complex deals in a dynamic changing environment. She joins Stephen Rendall in the Real Estate Advisory team with effect from October 2020.