Bringing a wealth of experience


Founder & Managing Director

Trevor Loewensohn has over 30 years of investment banking experience – mostly for leading global investment banks. He has advised many leading global and Australian companies on mergers and acquisitions, disposals, capital raisings and corporate and financial strategy.


Phil Green has over 30 years experience specialising in structured finance and advisory, leasing, asset based financing, principal investement and funds management.

Founder & Partner

Morris Symonds is a long standing professional investor with substantial experience in equities, commodities, mergers & acquisitions and corporate restructuring.

Executive Director

Damien Cronin leads Alceon’s real estate investment business. Damien has over 20 years of finance and mergers and acquisitions experience- 13 in the corporate sector and 10 years in the Australian real estate sector.

Executive Director

Richard Facioni leads Alceon’s corporate advisory practice. Richard is an experienced corporate finance professional, with over 25 years of experience in investment banking, mergers & acquisitions, corporate advice, restructurings and principal investment.

Executive Director

Daniel Chersky is a foundation member of the Alceon investment team and leads Alceon’s special situations and listed investment activities.

Executive Director

David Wilshire has over 15 years experience in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and principal investment.


Gerald Full has over 10 years of experience across the real estate, financial services, information technology and resources sectors in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.


Adrian Kidd has over 7 years experience across the principal investment, structured finance and advisory sectors.


Adam Ritter joined Alceon in 2016 as a Principal and Co-Portfolio Manager of the Alceon High Conviction Absolute Return Fund. He has over 12 years of equity markets experience in both trading and funds management roles in Sydney and New York.

Associate Director

Daniel Scarvaci has experience in corporate finance and credit research across a range of sectors including real estate and natural resources. Prior to joining Alceon, Daniel worked in the corporate and infrastructure team at Moody’s Investors Service, and prior to that at Commonwealth Bank.

Associate Director

Phillip Christopher has experience gained in investment banking and funds management. Prior to joining Alceon, Phillip worked in the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs, focusing on mergers & acquisitions and capital raisings.


Kon Knafelman has Corporate Finance experience across a number of sectors. Prior to joining Alceon, Kon worked in the Mergers & Acquisitions team at KPMG, specialising in buy and sell-side transactions in the engineering and construction sectors.


Emma Zhang has experience in corporate finance and project finance across a range of sectors. Prior to joining Alceon, Emma worked in the Institutional Banking division at ANZ bank as a manager.

Associate Director

Melanie Hedges has over 12 years experience in the company secretarial, compliance and investor communications functions in the financial services and real estate sectors.

Chief Financial Officer

Shareen Ali has over 20 years audit and accounting experience in Australia and New Zealand.

Associate Director -  Accounting

Tamaki Maehashi has over 10 years in taxation and accounting specialising in business services for SMEs and HNWIs.

Manager - Accounting

Matthew Fielden has over five years taxation and accounting experience specialising in business services for small to medium sized enterprises and high net worth individuals.

Corporate Accountant

Janti Thoo has more than 20 years experience gained in Financial Services, Superannuation, Retail and Investment Banking.


James Wee has over five years in accounting, advisory and taxation experience.

Development Executive

Louise Campling a property development and real estate advisory specialist with over 25 years experience across Australia.

Executive Assistant

Peta Kirby has over 15 years experience supporting senior executives in the finance industry.

Executive Assistant / Reception

Areti Karounis joined Alceon in February 2010 as Executive Assistant to Morris Symonds, Reception and Accounts. Prior to working for Alceon, Areti worked at Fairfax & Roberts Jewellers as Production Manager for 10 years where she ran the workshop and looked after high networth clients.

Executive Assistant

Sara Adra joined Alceon in August 2017 as an Executive Assistant to Richard Facioni.

Administration Assistant

Rebecca Morrison joined Alceon in November 2013. Prior to working for Alceon, Rebecca worked at a recruitment agency where she ran the recruitment for Building Services nationally on top of a more niche market, Business Services, across Sydney. Rebecca has also worked at a Family Law Firm as PA to the head Solicitor.


Executive Director

Todd Pepper has over 20 years experience across a broad range of property sectors includes valuation, sales and leasing, development management and finance.


Tim has over 8 years Corporate Finance experience gained within major accounting firms and Queensland based investment manager, Harvest Property prior to the merger with Alceon.


Justin Reidy has more than 10 years experience in the area of feasibility analysis and transaction management with particular skills in financial modelling of developments and debt and equity structuring.


Executive Director

Paul Platus has over 15 years experience in the Australian Finance Industry predominantly in strategy, loan securitisation, real estate and equity raising.


Matthew Liston has 20 years experience in property funds management, property development and property valuations.


Director, WA

Andrew has over 20 years of experience in property structured finance, including corporate finance and bond market securitisation transactions.

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