Meet Our Key Personnel
Glenn Rushton GradDipAppFin, F Fin, CDec
Glenn has over thirty-five years of SME business management and administration experience and is responsible for day to day business management, including marketing, investor relations and communications. A Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Glenn has many years of experience as a financial adviser to self-managed super fund trustees and high net worth individuals, with a sound understanding of financial markets and portfolio management. Glenn has completed a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment and a Diploma of Financial Services.
Prior to his involvement in the finance industry, Glenn was a successful property developer and investor, authored two books on business management and marketing and acted as a consultant and lecturer in business management and marketing.
Glenn has also been an elite athlete and coach in martial arts and boxing for over four decades and eventually founded his own martial arts style. He continues to train and manage champion boxers and coached Jeff Horn to an incredible victory over 11 times world champion Manny Pacquiao in 2017.
Lee Rushton CFA, CAIA, MAppFinInvest, F Fin, CDec
Lee has many years of financial markets industry experience as an equity analyst and designer of quantitative investment models. Lee is one of a select group of Australian investment managers holding both a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation. He also holds a Master of Applied Finance and Investment degree, as well as three diplomas in finance and investment analysis and is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Rushton Social Impact Fund.
Lee has an outstanding academic record, achieving the Australian Stock Exchange National Dux for his Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment (Securities Institute of Australia), as well as numerous other academic awards and prizes. He has also lectured and written course material for a Master of Applied Finance degree for over ten years, covering: equities, commodities, FX, futures, options, CFDs and advanced derivatives.
Prior to co-founding Rushton Financial Services, Lee managed (and continues to manage) a number of managed investment schemes for Australian multi-asset class manager, Rushton Financial Services Pty Ltd, and prior to that, managed numerous wholesale individually managed accounts for high net worth and ultra-high net worth clients in Australia.
With extensive knowledge and experience in product structuring, asset valuation and AFSL compliance, plus over 14 years of experience as an AFSL responsible manager, Lee brings a wealth of finance industry, investment management and corporate governance expertise.
Greg brings over thirty years of real estate investment, property development and successful business leadership to the Disability Housing industry. Greg has been involved in the NDIS Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) since its initial rollout in Canberra in 2016. Greg is a prominent and respected professional in the Disability Housing industry, with a deep understanding of the NDIS SDA policy. With this knowledge, he regularly consults to a wide range of disability housing providers, builders, developers, investors and related NDIS Service Providers.
Before founding Disability Housing Solutions and the web based www.disabilityhousing.com.au market place, Greg owned and developed successful businesses in Financial Planning, Real Estate, Property Development and Investment Property Consulting. Greg has a deep understanding of the current crisis of the disability housing sector and is well placed to help progress the ‘policy’ into commercial reality.
Lauren Ivanyi BBus(InternatBus), BBus(Mgt)
Lauren’s experience in real estate spans over 17 years, with a combination of management, sales, research and marketing roles to name a few. Her wide range of knowledge across these sectors support the business to reach across different sections of the industry on one platform. DisabilityHousing.com.au was born as a solution to the disability housing market and aims to provide a platform for all stakeholders to receive service and information and as an independent place for providers and participants to link together.
Tye is an experienced builder and the founder of Alroe Constructions, an award-winning luxury home construction firm, with immense knowledge about every aspect of building luxury custom homes. Tye differentiates his approach to construction by providing technology driven efficiencies, designed to support an extremely experienced in-house team, thereby ensuring that all workmanship is constantly monitored and evaluated and that high standards are always maintained. With significant experience in construction across the entire spectrum of home price ranges, Tye brings important, hands-on construction and building process management experience to the team. Tye will be responsible for overseeing the construction of the Disability Housing properties.
Phil has a wide range of knowledge and experience across the business landscape and property industry as a successful agent for both business and residential property, property development, building and managing properties, as well as investing across the country. Phil is also an award-winning business coach, as the head of the Southern NSW and ACT Future Focus business academy, working in the franchising sector, business broking, corporate and SME industries. As Director for ACT and NSW Disability Housing Solutions, Phil brings a wealth of knowledge across property, business and investment to the company. His combination of experience provides a well-rounded understanding of the complexities of making Disability Housing Solutions work for the client and for the investor.