Meet the Team.

Martin Cork

Dip Bldg. & PM. Cert 4 Bldg

Martin Cork is a founding member and general manager of Provent Property Group Pty Ltd. Mr. Cork is also a licensed builder No. 62295S who has had overall management responsibility for the design, construction and development of the Provent projects since it commenced trading in 1996. Martin has 30 years’ experience in the property industry starting in the construction of houses and moving to multi-unit residential, industrial and commercial developments and remains a licensed builder. Since 1997 has overall management responsibility for the design, construction and development of some significant projects. Martin has extensive experience, in-depth local knowledge and a wide network of contacts in development and finance.

James Fyfe

Bachelor of Architecture

Since 1981 James has had Thirty five years’ experience in the Australian property industry, including project and design management and property development in New South Wales. James is an experienced construction project, program and operations management professional, with extensive first-hand knowledge of the building and construction industry. James has worked on a number of high-profile public and private projects, in the hospitality, commercial, residential, health, education and resource sectors. Provent engages delivery advice and project superintendent roles.

Shona Macleod

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)

Shona graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Civil Engineering, specialising in project management. Shona has worked in a range of project roles, including contract administration, project management, development management, client representative and marketing. Shona has worked in association with Martin Cork for 5 years and with Provent Group since 2016 as a consulting Development Manager. She delivers development management services to a range of mixed use and residential projects from acquisition, feasibility and concept design through to tender and construction.

Tim Laing-Peach

Senior Project Manager

Tim graduated from the University of Sydney with a bachelor of civil engineering. Tim spent the early part of his career working seven years as a Structural Design Engineer, before shifting direction into the property and construction sector. Tim has since become well versed in the delivery and management of private development projects. He has gained detailed experience across projects in land subdivision and civil infrastructure, local council and RMS managed roads, high-end luxury residential, and multi-storey residential. His roles have included design management for approvals (CDC, DA, EIS, CC and their amendments), tender and appointment of head contractors, client representation, head contract administration and superintendency, and project management for occupation certificates, subdivision certificates and property title creation.