About Us

Our Team

Drawing on our years of experience, our diverse expertise across all sectors and our collaborative approach, we are respected as market leaders in commercial property in Queensland.

Our team all shares the common objective to always partner with our clients to enhance asset value, for today and tomorrow.

We are tenacious, strategic and like to work collaboratively to achieve tailored results for our clients. Click on the profiles below to get to know our team better and to see how our experience and expertise can assist you.

Peter Laurent

Head of Property
M 0429 391 675

Peter Laurent has extensive experience in property development, property & portfolio management and commercial leasing having worked in the property industry since 2006. His diverse experience has seen him work on greenfield and brownfield residential, commercial, retail and healthcare projects at Contal Property Group.

Peter has provided transaction services, advisory and property management services on behalf of Valeo Property Group and previous employers Colliers International and Ray White Commercial including to listed property groups Hotel Property Investments & Desane Group Holdings and a number of other recognised Landlords and Developers including Pellicano, Real Asset Management, Altor Capital, Mair Property Funds, Yun Chon, Chin Hong Investments and the YMCA of Brisbane.

Recent & Notable Projects
– Oversaw Leasing of the RAM Group Retail Portfolio in QLD & NSW of 12 retail centres with a portfolio value of over $300m.
– Sale of historic Normanby Rum Distillery on behalf of YMCA of Brisbane (managed on behalf of the Moreton Bay Regional Council).
– 648 Ann Street Fortitude Valley Redevelopment of Heritage Building into Offices, Commercial Hotel & Rooftop Bar.

He has received a Bachelor of Business Management from QUT and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Queensland. He is a Director and Executive Committee Member of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh’s Commonwealth Studies Conference Global Alumni Board.

Josh Heathcote

Director
M 0407 651 791

With a rich and varied career spanning over 16 years, Joshua Heathcote has worked within high-performance roles spanning across several countries in a range of industries including Mining, Financial Services and the Property Industry to deliver outstanding results.

Joshua is a multi-disciplined executive and the founding director of Valeo Property Group. As founding director, Joshua has set himself apart as an expert in finance structuring experience, as well as working with residential and commercial property. His regular tasks include overseeing the business operations and seeking out opportunities for its growth and development. This is achieved by looking at more innovative ways to develop growing communities.
After building a successful financial services company specialised in Debt Funding and restructuring and Capital Raising, This provided the perfect place to round out his knowledge and fundamentals in property economics.

Joshua is a dynamic and innovative professional who is driven to create an industry-leading difference and provide a competitive edge in a competitive market. Joshua recognises the value of setting up a strong team and building cohesion between end-user experience and facilitating the process as this will provide organisations an enhanced value proposition to access previously hidden or inaccessible markets.

With a vast experience in diverse industries including mining, financial services, retail and technology Joshuas has fostered a deep understanding of business and business processes, specifically the importance of aligning people, places and technology to create optimal outcomes which allows for developments to build better homes and better communities for society.

Joshua has the ability to understand the financial side as well as user experience through user experience which has resulted in an ability to build strong relationships and understand the unique ‘pain points’ within processes thereby, identify opportunities to simplify a process in a manner that is innovative, transparent and seamless.

Joshua has built a solid network which he utilises to enhance project management, site evaluation, finance and capital raising.