Newground Capital Welcomes Scott Morgan to Investment Director Role
Newground Capital has appointed Scott Morgan as Investment Director. In this role, Scott will oversee the Company's investment management and grow its investor base and residential real estate investment opportunities.
Scott is highly experienced with more than 15 years of experience in property, funds management and finance working previously in Sydney, London, Singapore, and Hong Kong for various organisations such as Babcock and Brown, Deloitte, and Investa Property Group.
Between 1999 and 2009, Scott successfully led real estate capital-raising activities in Australia for Babcock and Brown as well as the funds management business at Investa Property Group.
At Investa, Scott also served as a group analyst involved in numerous large transactions, including the A$1.9bn takeover of Principal Office Fund and the acquisition of a large portfolio of assets from Telstra. He also worked as financial analyst for Henderson/UBK’s London-based real estate funds management team.
In 2009, he co-founded a real estate investment management firm focused on originating, structuring and managing real estate investments.
Scott received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Australian National University in Canberra. A Chartered Accountant, he is a fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia, a former chair of the Conference and Events Committee, and former Director of Property Funds Australia.