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Meet Our Team

Meet our team

Our executive team brings a wealth of experience and expertise
from a variety of industries.

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<span class="name">Aurora Fonte</span> <span class="title">Managing Director</span>
As a founding director of Assetlink, Aurora is instrumental in driving Assetlink’s growth and development into an integrated property services company that employs over 2,500 people across Australia. Aurora brings over 20 years of senior management experience to her role as Managing Director of Assetlink. In that time, she has worked with companies of all sizes across Australia.
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<span class="name">Franco Fonte</span> <span class="title">Director</span>
Franco is responsible for the development of estimating strategy for all new Assetlink contracts and the brand recognition through public relations management. As a founding director of Assetlink, Franco brings more than 20 years’ experience in the facility services industry. Playing a significant role in Assetlink’s operations, Franco brings his wealth of knowledge of working with comparable companies and service requirements across all sectors.
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<span class="name">Leeanne Gleed</span> <span class="title">National Business Transformation Manager</span>
Leeanne is a results driven General Manager with over 20 years’ experience with a diverse business sector. A proven track record of developing high level strategy, workforce and client engagement to deliver safe, value added, profitable business solutions exceeding expectations of both client and stakeholders. An extensive knowledge base that has served to connect contract negotiation and delivery, business objectives, technical solutions, innovation and commercial performance against measurable outcomes, customer satisfaction and business best practice.
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<span class="name">Brad Watts</span> <span class="title">CEO<br>AssetProjects</span>
With over 30 years' experience in operational and strategic leadership, Brad Watts is a seasoned leader, building teams that deliver results for their customers. As CEO of AssetProjects Brad is responsible for ongoing strategic direction, growth and management of AssetProjects within existing and evolving market sectors. He oversees the development of strategic plans, and the implementation of operational plans to support the strategy. He leads and drives his team to success, whilst developing a strong compliance and safety culture, core to AssetProjects values.
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<span class="name">Dave Smith</span> <span class="title">General Manager<br />ANZ</span>
With over 20 years’ experience in the facility management industry, having held a number of senior management positions for blue chip companies throughout his career. This experience has provided Dave with the knowledge and skills to successfully manage and support large corporate and retail accounts. Dave’s ability to also provide support and training to the onsite team ensures a high level of engagement to the benefit of all stakeholders. ​
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<span class="name">Jube Lang</span> <span class="title">General Manager <br /> Business Development and Client Relations</span>
Jube is responsible for the strategic and operational direction of the Assetlink Services business development functions including: sales and estimating, marketing and communications and CCRM management. Jube is an experienced and respected business leader who has held various senior roles in Accounting, Finance, Retail, Property, and Leasing in both the US and Australia.
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<span class="name">Hani Arab</span> <span class="title">Chief Information Officer</span>
As the CIO of the Assetlink Group Hani and his team influence and impact every part of what we do as a business. From managing our day to day technology platforms; to introducing innovative systems and process that enable efficiency and automation; to the seamless collaboration of our people, clients and suppliers through robust reporting and analytics.  Hani's experience spans over 15 years to include project delivery, operational and strategic leadership roles.
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<span class="name">Tony Lee</span> <span class="title">Chief Financial Officer</span>
Tony provides strategic financial and commercial advice to the business. The Finance and Corporate Services department includes the following teams: Accounts and Payroll, Business Systems and Insurance. As a valuable member of Assetlink’s Leadership team, Tony has over 30 years’ experience working in a variety of executive roles in multinational, listed and private companies including leading international operations, start-ups, joint ventures and business restructures. Tony brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his role as Assetlink’s Chief Financial Officer.
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<span class="name">Chris Dow</span> <span class="title">National Safety & <br>Risk Manager</span>
Chris is a Senior Safety Transformation Leader with 20+ years’ experience driving organisational safety agendas for high-risk, multinational businesses. Chris’ expertise is in the areas of Safety Management Systems, Contractor Management and Safety Training. Chris enhances the productivity and loyalty of large employee populations by improving learning quality and efficiency across diverse training themes and delivery methods, focusing on evolving technologies and trends, and embedding best-practice across the employee lifecycle.
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